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Free Open Educational Resources on anti-Religious movements: Atheism, Agnosticism, Deism and Rationalism
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The Age of Reason

Click on the image or title to read the essay "Tom Paine and Modern Unbelief:"

View a pdf file about the impact of Tom Paine on modern unbelief.

Tom Paine


Tom Paine's Age or Reason is arguably the the most infuluential anti-Christian polemic of all time. Click on the image above to download it as a pdf file.
Under Construction
Read Charles Bradlaugh's Humanity's Gain form Unbelief.

Besant My Path  to Atheism

Besant, Atheism

Bradlaugh Himanities Gain from Unbelief

Read Annie Besant's classic My Path to Atheism.
To view more classic works on Atheism and related topics click on the above image or here.
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This website was first created in 2011 as a basic website. It was extensively revised to the extent that it became a new website in 2014. At that time new sections of various world religions, links to classic texts, the sections on worldviews and the extended sections on Christianity were added. All texts and graphics on Understanding World Religions are protected by copyright, 1995, 199, 2011, 2014.Permission to reproduce material found on this Web Site must be obtained from the appropriate copyright owner. World religions graphic by Christopher Tobias from Irving Hexham's Understanding World Religions, Zondervan, Grand Rapids, Concise Dictionary of Religion, InterVarsity Press, Carol Stream, 1994