More Atheists Shout It From the Rooftops – NYTimes.com. (From Sunday’s edition.)

“It’s not about carrying banners or protesting,” said Herb Silverman, a math professor at the College of Charleston who founded the Secular Humanists of the Lowcountry, which has about 150 members on the coast of the Carolinas. “The most important thing is coming out of the closet.”

Of course, this will be alarming for some people; for others, a welcome sign of things to come.

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