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May-June 2012 Freethought Society Newsletter

In the May-June 2012 FS newsletter you will find the following articles:
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Margaret Downey at the FS table at the Reason Rally 2012 Photo: Patti Butcheck
  • The Successful 2012 Reason Rally, by Margaret Downey
  • Reason Rally Exhibition Tent Photos
  • Miscellaneous Photos From the 2012 Reason Rally
  • Photos of 2012 Reason Rally On Stage Talent
  • Photos of Some Terrific 2012 Reason Rally Signs
  • The Great 2012 Rock Beyond Belief Event, by Margaret Downey
  • Photos from Rock Beyond Belief
  • Asking “Why” Caused Me to Become a Nontheist, by David Orenstein
  • Update on the “Year of the Bible” Resolution, by Margaret Downey
  • An original cartoon by Celestia Ward
  • The Reason Rally and Freethinking, by Glen Loev
  • A Four Month Activities Calendar

May June 2012 FS Newsletter

The Freethought Society has had an exciting and very active past few months, and we are pleased to bring you reports, photos and ideas. We hope that you will remain or become an active supporter of the great work we are doing. Please consider donating to the general fund or select a project you want to help sponsor. All donations to the Freethought Society are tax-deductible!

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May June 2012 FS Newsletter

Join us at the Reason Rally- Washington DC, March 24, 2012, on the mall

The Reason Rally is an event sponsored by many of the country’s largest and most influential secular organizations. The Freethought Society is one of the sponsors of the event.  It will be free to attend and will take place in Washington, D.C. on March 24, 2012 from 10:00AM – 4:00PM at the National Mall.  There will be music, comedy, speakers, and so much more.  We hope you will join us!  See the current issue of the Freethought Society News Jan_Feb_2012_FS_Newsletter1   for information on hotels, buses, more.

Philadelphia and Tri-State attendees should visit the Freethought Society (FS) table, located in the Sponsors’ tent. Michael Newdow will be on hand to meet and greet along with Margaret Downey and several of the FS board members.

Thanks to a generous donation from comedian/filmmaker Troy Conrad, the Freethought Society (FS) will be giving a complimentary DVD, “The Comedy Jesus Show” (pictured at right) to the first 100 people who sign up to receive the FS’s free newsletters. Follow Conrad on Twitter @troyconrad. If you’d like to purchase a “Comedy Jesus” DVD, visit: www.cduniverse.com/productinfo.asp?pid=7969702

Please visit www.reasonrally.org, for more information, and updates.

Speakers include:

Richard Dawkins

Adam Savage

Jessica Ahlquist

Dan Barker

David Silverman 

 Tim Minchin

 Jamila Bey

 Greta Christina

 Elizabeth Cornwell

 Michael Shermer

 PZ Myers

 Fred Edwords

 Sean Faircloth

 Bad Religion

 Roy Speckhardt

 Taslima Nasrin

 Annie Laurie Gaylor

 Greg Graffin

 Victor Harris

 Rep. Pete Stark

 Paul Provenza

 Jamie Kilstein

 Lawrence Krauss

 Ron Lindsay

 Todd Stiefel

 James Randi

 Hemant Mehta

 Cristina Rad

 Shelley Segal

 Indra Zuno

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