Advanced search
 
336 results - showing 151 - 200 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Ordering 
Day Month Year Event  
14 September 1945
McCollum v. Board of Ed: Mother Challenges Religion Classes in Public School

McCollum v. Board of Ed: Mother Challenges Religion Classes in Public School

Featured
Hot
1 November 1945
Brazilian Government Tells Citizens it now Guarantees Civil Liberties to All, Even Atheists

Brazilian Government Tells Citizens it now Guarantees Civil Liberties to All, Even Atheists

26 January 1946
McCollum v. Board of Education: Illinois Court Rules that Schools Can Teach Religion

McCollum v. Board of Education: Illinois Court Rules that Schools Can Teach Religion

25 May 1946
William Murray III Born out of Wedlock to Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) & William Murray Jr.

William Murray III Born out of Wedlock to Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) & William Murray Jr.

Hot
17 November 1946
Robert Scott Speaks on KQW on Topic of Atheism

Robert Scott Speaks on KQW on Topic of Atheism

22 January 1947
McCollum v. Board of Education: Illinois Supreme Court Rules that Schools Can Teach Religion

McCollum v. Board of Education: Illinois Supreme Court Rules that Schools Can Teach Religion

Featured
17 February 1947
Dutch Catholic Bishops Condemn Communism

Dutch Catholic Bishops Condemn Communism

26 March 1947
U.S. Communist Party Labeled Fifth Column by J. Edgar Hoover

U.S. Communist Party Labeled Fifth Column by J. Edgar Hoover

Hot
19 June 1947
Birth of Indian Author Salman Rushdie

Birth of Indian Author Salman Rushdie

Featured
Hot
10 December 1947
Ten Hollywood Figures Indicted by Federal Grand Jury for Contempt of Congress

Ten Hollywood Figures Indicted by Federal Grand Jury for Contempt of Congress

Featured
9 March 1948
McCollum v. Board of Ed.: Supreme Court Rules Against Religious Education in Public Schools

McCollum v. Board of Ed.: Supreme Court Rules Against Religious Education in Public Schools

Featured
Hot
27 August 1948
Government Investigates FCC Decision on Fairness for Atheists on Radio

Government Investigates FCC Decision on Fairness for Atheists on Radio

Featured
Hot
19 September 1948
Congress Announces Findings in Case on Atheists & Religious Programming

Congress Announces Findings in Case on Atheists & Religious Programming

Hot
13 July 1949
Catholics in the Communist Party are Excommunicated by Pope Pius XII

Catholics in the Communist Party are Excommunicated by Pope Pius XII

Featured
Hot
30 September 1949
Justice of Maine Supreme Court Dismisses Petition for Ban on Bible Reading in Schools

Justice of Maine Supreme Court Dismisses Petition for Ban on Bible Reading in Schools

3 November 1949
At Oscar Whitenack's Funeral His Prerecorded Voice is Heard Denouncing Clergy and Religion

At Oscar Whitenack's Funeral His Prerecorded Voice is Heard Denouncing Clergy and Religion

9 February 1950
Senator Joe McCarthy Claims to have List of Communist Infiltrators

Senator Joe McCarthy Claims to have List of Communist Infiltrators

Featured
Hot
10 February 1950
Federal Court Rules Alien Deportation of Communists is Constitutional

Federal Court Rules Alien Deportation of Communists is Constitutional

20 February 1950
Senator Joe McCarthy: Some State Department Employees Are Communist Spies

Senator Joe McCarthy: Some State Department Employees Are Communist Spies

Featured
12 March 1950
Pope Pius XII Issues Holy Year Encyclical to Combat Atheism

Pope Pius XII Issues Holy Year Encyclical to Combat Atheism

Featured
15 March 1950
Authoritarian Personality Published by Adorno, Frenkel-Brunswik, Levinson, Sanford

Authoritarian Personality Published by Adorno, Frenkel-Brunswik, Levinson, Sanford

Featured
Hot
6 June 1950
General MacArthur Orders Japanese Government to Purge All Communists

General MacArthur Orders Japanese Government to Purge All Communists

Hot
23 October 1950
Justice Dept. Begins Arrests of Foreign-Born Communists for Deportation

Justice Dept. Begins Arrests of Foreign-Born Communists for Deportation

Featured
11 December 1950
Blau v. U.S.: Court Rules Grand Jury Witnesses Have Right to Use 5th Amendment

Blau v. U.S.: Court Rules Grand Jury Witnesses Have Right to Use 5th Amendment

12 June 1951
L. Ron Hubbard Gets Emergency Divorce from Sara Northrup Hubbard

L. Ron Hubbard Gets Emergency Divorce from Sara Northrup Hubbard

Featured
Hot
31 July 1951
Death of Emanuel Haldeman-Julius, Freethinker & Publisher of the Little Blue Books

Death of Emanuel Haldeman-Julius, Freethinker & Publisher of the Little Blue Books

Featured
Hot
1 June 1952
Death of John Dewey, Educator and Philosopher

Death of John Dewey, Educator and Philosopher

Featured
Hot
27 June 1952
McCarren-Walter Immigration Bill Passed Over President Truman's Veto

McCarren-Walter Immigration Bill Passed Over President Truman's Veto

Featured
Hot
21 February 1953
Biochemist James Watson Builds First Model of DNA Molecule

Biochemist James Watson Builds First Model of DNA Molecule

Featured
Hot
21 July 1953
Methodist Bishop Oxnam Appears Before House Committee on Un-American Activities

Methodist Bishop Oxnam Appears Before House Committee on Un-American Activities

Hot
25 August 1953

American Bar Association Asks Legal Profession to Purge Communists From Ranks

14 October 1953
President Eisenhower Issues Order to Dismiss Federal Workers who Invoke Fifth Amendment Rights

President Eisenhower Issues Order to Dismiss Federal Workers who Invoke Fifth Amendment Rights

16 January 1954
Birth of Jon Garth Murray to Madalyn Murray (later O'Hair)

Birth of Jon Garth Murray to Madalyn Murray (later O'Hair)

17 May 1954
Brown v. Board of Ed: Court Ends Separate But Equal Public Schools, State-Sponsored Segregation

Brown v. Board of Ed: Court Ends Separate But Equal Public Schools, State-Sponsored Segregation

Featured
Hot
24 August 1954
Communist Control Act Outlaws Communist Party in U.S.

Communist Control Act Outlaws Communist Party in U.S.

Featured
Hot
3 January 1955
Walter Plywacki Becomes a U.S. Citizen Despite Being an Atheist

Walter Plywacki Becomes a U.S. Citizen Despite Being an Atheist

10 January 1955
Death of Freethinker Joseph McCabe

Death of Freethinker Joseph McCabe

29 January 1956
Death of Henry Louis Mencken in Baltimore

Death of Henry Louis Mencken in Baltimore

11 March 1956
Southern Lawmakers Vow to Resist and Reverse Desegregation of Public Schools

Southern Lawmakers Vow to Resist and Reverse Desegregation of Public Schools

Featured
Hot
26 November 1956
Freethinkers of America Protest Firing of a Professor for Being an Atheist

Freethinkers of America Protest Firing of a Professor for Being an Atheist

9 February 1957
House Committee on Un-American Activities Claims Over 200,000 Spies in the U.S.

House Committee on Un-American Activities Claims Over 200,000 Spies in the U.S.

Featured
22 April 1957
Roth v. U.S.: Supreme Court Rules Obscene Material Not Protected by First Amendment

Roth v. U.S.: Supreme Court Rules Obscene Material Not Protected by First Amendment

28 January 1958
George W. Crane Blames Atheism for Crime in America

George W. Crane Blames Atheism for Crime in America

1 September 1959
Florida Newspaper Defends Religious Practices in Public Schools

Florida Newspaper Defends Religious Practices in Public Schools

17 November 1959
Harvard and Yale Back Out of Federal Student-Loan Programs to Protest Loyalty Oaths

Harvard and Yale Back Out of Federal Student-Loan Programs to Protest Loyalty Oaths

Hot
12 August 1960
Madalyn Murray Finds Son's New School Has Prayers and Bible Reading Every Day

Madalyn Murray Finds Son's New School Has Prayers and Bible Reading Every Day

12 October 1960
Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Tells School Her Son Won't Attend if Prayer and Bible Reading Remain Mandatory

Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Tells School Her Son Won't Attend if Prayer and Bible Reading Remain Mandatory

Featured
Hot
26 October 1960
Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) is Interviewed by a Newspaper About Her Fight Against School Prayer and Bible Reading

Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) is Interviewed by a Newspaper About Her Fight Against School Prayer and Bible Reading

Featured
Hot
27 October 1960

Interview with Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) About her Fight Against School Prayer and Bible Reading is Published

Featured
28 October 1960
William Murray Returns to School; Mother Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Kept Him Out to Avoid Daily Prayers

William Murray Returns to School; Mother Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) Kept Him Out to Avoid Daily Prayers

Hot
 
336 results - showing 151 - 200 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Results per page:
Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Death of C.S. Lewis, Author and Christian Apologist
First Mass Execution Takes Place in Auschwitz
President John F. Kennedy is Assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald

This Month in Atheist History

Birth of Elizabeth Cady Stanton
John and Cynthia Burke Ordered by Court to Give Up Adopted Daughter Because They're Atheists
Birth of Freethinker John Mackinnon Robertson
Death of Edward Schempp, Activist and Father of Student Who Objected to School Bible Reading
Friedrich Nietzsche Publishes Book 'On the Genealogy of Morality'