The Daily Beast: The Complicated Life of African American Atheists

This last weekend I wrote at The Daily Beast about the African American atheist as a double-minority. In this piece I interviewed several leaders in the African American atheist world and the problems faced with exiting religion. For more, see below.

“….While honesty may be said to be the best policy, for American atheists who are still in the metaphorical closet, it may also come with a price tag. And this can especially be the case for African-American atheists—often referred to as a minority within a minority.

But just what does this designation mean and how representative is it of the black atheist story?…”

Read the full post at The Daily Beast…

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