TSP130: Teen Atheist Sticks it to the Man

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This week we talk about a teenage atheist that is suing her school for discrimination, fake Bible relics, flat-earthers, and a questionable statue of a saint. And what would the Christmas season be without a Starbucks cup for people to gripe about?

http://www.twincities.com/2017/11/03/archdiocese-releases-names-of-19-clergy-accused-of-sexual-abuse-of-a-minor/

http://www.westword.com/news/cidney-fisk-atheist-lawsuit-against-delta-high-school-9537876

http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/17/us/bible-museum-fakes/index.html

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/20/style/starbucks-gay-agenda.html

https://pizzabottle.com/60320-would-you-look-at-that/

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/11/26/566583007/flat-earther-postpones-launch-in-his-homemade-rocket-saying-it-s-not-easy

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TSP129: Roy Moore vs. Al Franken

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This week we discuss all of the allegations in the Roy Moore scandal and compare it to the accusations against Al Franken. We wrap it up with some talk about the Jehovah’s Witnesses and abuse cover up in the church.

http://www.cnn.com/2017/11/09/politics/kfile-roy-moore-divorce-case/index.html

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2017/11/09/this-defense-of-roy-moore-is-amazingly-bad-from-start-to-finish/?utm_term=.6b4c95625ae9

http://thehill.com/homenews/news/360656-woman-accuses-al-franken-of-kissing-groping-her-without-consent

https://bluestatedaily.com/al-franken-investigation-himself/

http://www.newsweek.com/republican-sex-trafficking-child-trump-coordinator-716348

http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_slatest/2017/11/27/washington_post_sniffs_out_fake_roy_moore_allegation_by_james_o_keefe_project.html

http://deadstate.org/churchtoo-hashtag-blows-up-social-media-to-expose-sexual-abuse-in-religious-communities/

http://theweek.com/speedreads/737910/jehovahs-witnesses-owe-4000-every-day-dont-turn-over-details-alleged-child-sex-abuse-cost-2-million-far

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/11/09/ex-jehovahs-witnesses-are-crashing-kingdom-hall-meetings-to-talk-about-abuse/

https://nypost.com/2017/11/16/lawmaker-resigns-after-inappropriate-behavior-with-man-in-his-office/

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TSP128: Protesting the Wrong Place

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We discuss a local abortion protest gone wrong and Notre Dame ends birth control coverage. We find a new question to make the hardcore anti-choice crowd to do some mental gymnastics, and finish with a discussion on a family that felt the need to change churches after they adopted kids.

http://www.theindychannel.com/news/local-news/indianapolis/group-protests-outside-of-home-mistaken-for-residence-of-planned-parenthood-ceo

https://www.southbendtribune.com/news/politics/notre-dame-to-end-no-cost-contraceptive-coverage-for-employees/article_512017b8-f873-50b0-841a-5158296b36aa.html

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/10/19/this-simple-question-will-make-anti-abortion-activists-squirm/

https://splinternews.com/after-i-adopted-two-black-babies-i-realized-my-church-1819912747?

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TSP127: Church Shootings and Kevin Spacey

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We speculate on the Trump Russia stuff then move on to the church shooting in Texas. We also discuss Kevin Spacey’s non-apology for sexual assault.

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/11/05/the-texas-church-shooters-religious-history-is-very-confusing/

https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2017/11/02/clinton-brazile-hacks-2016-215774

https://jezebel.com/four-women-have-accused-actor-danny-masterson-of-rape-1820097573

https://www.vox.com/identities/2017/10/31/16570846/spaceys-coming-out-sex-assault-pedophilia

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/ex-porn-star-mia-khalifa-receives-death-threats-superimposing-her-face-picture-virgin-mary-1644282

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/trump-twitter-account-inaccessible_us_59fbb4a9e4b0b0c7fa393566

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TSP126: Devils Food Cake

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The Pope Says evolution is real, Atheists are banned from invocations in Congress, Pastors arrested for child abuse and the missed opportunity for a joke talking about cakes for Satan, hence the title.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/pope-francis-declares-evolution-and-big-bang-theory-are-right-and-god-isnt-a-magician-with-a-magic-9822514.html

https://ffrf.org/news/news-releases/item/30586-court-oks-congressional-exclusion-of-atheists-ffrf-calls-it-wake-up-call

https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2017/10/20/16507902/indiana-lawrence-county-needle-exchange

http://www.wibc.com/news/local-news/rushville-pastor-arrested-child-molesting

https://www.christianpost.com/news/satanic-temple-demands-christian-bakers-make-cakes-for-satan-201040/

http://coloradotimesrecorder.com/2017/10/christian-baker-involved-in-supreme-court-case-asked-to-bake-a-cake-for-satan/6312/

https://bigthink.com/21st-century-spirituality/religious-liminal-population-accounts-for-a-fifth-of-humans

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TSP125: Rohingya People in Myanmar

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Trumps “Religious Freedom” policies are slowly being put into place and no one is noticing. We also discuss the ongoing tragedy that is the genocide of Rohingya Muslims by Buddhists in Myanmar.

https://jezebel.com/rohingya-muslim-mothers-watch-their-children-slaughtere-1819403760?

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-41566561

http://www.cnn.com/2017/10/13/politics/merry-christmas-donald-trump/index.html

http://techhgee.com/trumps-extreme-religious-freedom-order-has-been-put-in-place-you-just-dont-know-it/

http://thehill.com/homenews/administration/355594-trump-joked-that-pence-wants-to-hang-all-gay-people-report

https://www.lgbtqnation.com/2017/10/kim-davis-touring-romania-encourage-government-ban-gay-rights/

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TSP124: Amanda’s Hodgepodge

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All of the major stories in this episode were compiled by Amanda, from The Vatican finger pointing on abuse to the Rise of MiloYiannopoulus. Chad throws in a story about how the anti-burqa laws in Austria are affecting other people as well.

http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article177663856.html

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/friendlyatheist/2017/10/05/vatican-facing-child-sex-scandals-tells-everyone-else-to-take-responsibility/#comment-3551940750

https://www.buzzfeed.com/josephbernstein/heres-how-breitbart-and-milo-smuggled-white-nationalism?utm_term=.jtZkgZNbWr#.eu5wJMb3j2

http://m.dw.com/en/austria-burqa-ban-man-dressed-as-shark-falls-afoul-of-new-law/a-40872491

https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2017/5/31/15716778/trump-birth-control-regulation

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