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Let the small gods live on in    cowpats, Santa and song

In an era of crumbling secular belief systems, what can atheist parents give to their children in the place of religion?

Hello, liberal secular atheism: Religion called and wants its tricks back

The beneficiaries of an unjust economic system remain blind to the crippling effects of its legacy

The gospel of Sunday Assembly: Joy without the Lord

An evangelist of a godless church brought his message of joy to Parisians for the first time on a Sunday late in September last year.

Mosque and state embrace in Egypt

Despite cracking down on fundamentalists, the country's rulers base their support on Islam.

Atheists: Excluded and overlooked

It's not just refugee law. The low status accorded to unbelievers has now become a matter of systematic civic exclusion, writes Zoe Williams.

Can you be too religious?

When considering this question, note that Jesus himself was hostile to religiosity – and that fundamentalists suffer from a lack of faith.

Daring Dan damns dogmatic drivel

Daniel Dennett, a cheerleader for Darwin and atheism, is no stranger to criticism. His new book clarifies his often controversial views on free will.

Into the afterlife

To find out what's next, after death Aneesa Fazel went soul searching, with the help of religious experts.

Death: An inconvenient truth

In her quest for rational thought after her father's death, Joonji Mdyogolo finds solace in an unlikely source.

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Security and Compliance Evolution in the Data Revolution

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Covid-19 vs Child Nutrition

Children are being impacted severely across the world because of things such as reduced immunisation as health services prioritise treating Covid-19 cases

MTN’s network innovation sees 5G launched at 100 sites countrywide

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Economic ramifications of Covid-19

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Ensuring no prospective CA(SA) is left behind

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