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We host a weekly show out of Boise, ID covering the latest in religious leaders behaving badly, church/state entanglement issues, and other topics of interests to atheists. On occasion we also do interviews with leaders in the atheist, skeptic, and humanist community.

Atheist Nomads Dustin Williams, Lauren Studley

    • Religion & Spirituality

We host a weekly show out of Boise, ID covering the latest in religious leaders behaving badly, church/state entanglement issues, and other topics of interests to atheists. On occasion we also do interviews with leaders in the atheist, skeptic, and humanist community.

    Doctrine of Salvation

    Doctrine of Salvation

    This week we’ve got the Doctrine of Salvation for Dustin' off the Degree and have a FFRF victory, SCOTUS destroying secularism, a Canadian church gets shut down over COVID and more.
    Dustin' off the Degree - Doctrine of Salvation Models of Atonement Who gets salvation News Alabama and FFRF settle to allow voters to register without religious oath The Christian right is racking up huge victories in the Supreme Court, thanks to Amy Coney Barrett Canadian church shut down, fenced off for not complying with COVID-19 lockdown orders 400 protesters showed up against the church closure Pro-Trump prophet goes on wild rant, says the modern church is ‘almost homosexual’ Wedding venue refuses gay couple because of what “God says in the Bible” Vladimir Putin Just Officially Banned Same-Sex Marriage In Russia Prince Philip: The Vanuatu tribes mourning the death of their ‘god’ Feedback YouTube removed our Episode 398 video Support This episode is brought to you by:
    Henry K Danielle M Pat Acks from the Humanists of Idaho SoJo Beatriz A Zoe Darryl G Arthur K Samuel C Erik from Wyoming Jennifer N Erica B Jonathan N Richard G Balázs Rebecca P And by our $1 patrons and those who want no reward.
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    Theme music is provided by Sturdy Fred.

    • 40 min
    Wrapping up how we got here

    Wrapping up how we got here

    This week we wrap up the how we got to this mess Dustin' off the Degree series. In the news we have Alabama’s yoga ban, religion and the pay gap, church membership dropping, Virginia dropping the gay/trans panic defense, and Saudi’s new pandemic pilgrimage rules.
    Dustin' off the Degree - Wrapping up how we got here Sagebrush Rebellion Regan McConnell Q News Alabama to keep ban on school yoga as conservatives say they fear rise in Hinduism Religion is a driving force behind the gender wage gap, study finds Church membership is in a free fall – and the Christian right has only themselves to blame Virginia becomes 12th state to ban gay/trans panic defense Only immunized pilgrims allowed to Mecca during Ramadan, say Saudis Feedback treeza55 via YouTube Support This episode is brought to you by:
    Henry K Danielle M Pat Acks from the Humanists of Idaho SoJo Beatriz A Zoe Darryl G Arthur K Samuel C Erik from Wyoming Jennifer N Erica B Jonathan N Richard G Balázs Rebecca P And by our $1 patrons and those who want no reward.
    Contact information, show notes, and links to Social Media and the like can be found at https://atheistnomads.com
    Theme music is provided by Sturdy Fred.

    • 56 min
    Sudan get's church state separation

    Sudan get's church state separation

    This week we talk about the Mormon Church getting sued, Catholic lobbying against suicide hotline, Christian playing both sides on slavery, Sudan agreeing to separating religion and government, and more!
    News James Huntsman, of prominent Utah family, files fraud lawsuit against Mormon church Catholic church opposed suicide hotline because it included support for LGBTQ people Christian Defends Name of Robert E. Lee High: Jesus “Never Condemned Slavery” Senator from Mississippi used Christian nationalist arguments to support Georgia ending early voting on Sunday. She got the Bible verse she cited wrong. Pagan Employee Sues Panera Bread Citing Religious Discrimination by Her Managers Arkansas gov. signs law letting doctors refuse to treat on basis of morality, religion Sudan and rebel group sign agreement on separation of religion and state Feedback Gene via YouTube Randy via YouTube Randy via YouTube Randy via YouTube Kevin via the website | Universal Suffrage Church Support New Patron - Steve This episode is brought to you by:
    Henry K Danielle M Pat Acks from the Humanists of Idaho SoJo Beatriz A Zoe Darryl G Arthur K Samuel C Erik from Wyoming Jennifer N Erica B Jonathan N Richard G Balázs Rebecca P And by our $1 patrons and those who want no reward.
    Contact information, show notes, and links to Social Media and the like can be found at https://atheistnomads.com
    Theme music is provided by Sturdy Fred.

    • 47 min
    We made it to 400!

    We made it to 400!

    This week we have our 400th episode! We’re joined by Jason Ward, talk about Sol Invictus and go through the latest news. This was live streamed on March 20, 2021.
    Dustin' off the Degree - Sol Invictus We’re recording on the Equinox, and this seems fitting even though the cult of Sol Invictus never actually commemorated the the solstices or equinoxes.
    News What we know about Robert Aaron Long, the suspect in Atlanta spa shootings Georgia Spa Shooter Was a Patient at an Evangelical “Sex Addiction” Clinic Idaho Legislature votes to halt session after multiple lawmakers infected with COVID-19 during a session where they keep trying to end the restrictions Vouchers to be removed from Idaho education bill A New String of State Bills Could Give Religious Organizations Blanket Immunity from Any Wrongdoing Vatican says it will not bless same-sex unions, calling them a ‘sin’ India’s interfaith couples on edge after new law Tanzanian President John Magufuli dies at 61 Pastors are leaving their congregations after losing their churchgoers to QAnon Johnny Enlow Says Trump Is Sitting in ‘The Presidency Seat in Heaven’ Rick Joyner Tells Christians to Arm Themselves in Preparation for Civil War Feedback Atom Ogre Boatswain via YouTube Support New Patron - Bobby! This episode is brought to you by:
    Henry K Danielle M Pat Acks from the Humanists of Idaho SoJo Beatriz A Zoe Darryl G Arthur K Samuel C Erik from Wyoming Jennifer N Erica B Jonathan N Richard G Balázs Rebecca P And by our $1 patrons and those who want no reward.
    Contact information, show notes, and links to Social Media and the like can be found at https://atheistnomads.com
    Theme music is provided by Sturdy Fred.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    FFRF with Annie Laurie Gaylor

    FFRF with Annie Laurie Gaylor

    This week we are joined by Annie Laurie Gaylor, Co-President and Co-Founder of the Freedom From Religion Foundation.
    Feedback mrsbatesmotel via Discord Support This episode is brought to you by:
    Henry K Danielle M Pat Acks from the Humanists of Idaho SoJo Beatriz A Zoe Darryl G Arthur K Samuel C Erik from Wyoming Jennifer N Erica B Jonathan N Richard G Balázs Rebecca P And by our $1 patrons and those who want no reward.
    Contact information, show notes, and links to Social Media and the like can be found at https://atheistnomads.com
    Theme music is provided by Sturdy Fred.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Mask Burning in Idaho

    Mask Burning in Idaho

    This week we talk about atheists at CPAC, Idaho protesters burning face masks, the link between antivax and Christian Nationalists, and more.
    News Right wing atheists are pleased that CPAC has gone for secular conspiracy theories Idaho House OKs legislation to defund abortion providers Protesters burn face masks in front of Idaho Statehouse Christian Hate-Pastor Brags About Precaution-Free Church Service for Hundreds Some US bishops discourage Catholics from getting Johnson & Johnson vaccine if others are available Study suggests that the modern anti-vaccine movement is shaped by Christian nationalist ideology Students light up BYU sign in rainbow colors to support equality B.C. Pastafarian loses Supreme Court fight to wear pirate hat in driver’s license photo Church of Cyprus says country’s Eurovision entry promotes devil-worship Feedback Atom Ogre Boatswain - Via YouTube It makes sense that Idaho is in the wrong time zone. It’s 70 years behind the times ethically. Seems consistent.
    Support This episode is brought to you by:
    Henry K Danielle M Pat Acks from the Humanists of Idaho SoJo Beatriz A Zoe Darryl G Arthur K Samuel C Erik from Wyoming Jennifer N Erica B Jonathan N Richard G Balázs Rebecca P And by our $1 patrons and those who want no reward.
    Contact information, show notes, and links to Social Media and the like can be found at https://atheistnomads.com
    Theme music is provided by Sturdy Fred.

    • 51 min

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