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- Journalism : Practice of writing about daily events of interest to people - politics, international affairs, sports, etc.
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- Atheism : Absence of belief in any god or other supernatural beings; distinct from antitheism, or opposition to religion, and agnosticism, the position that one cannot know whether such beings exist.
- Antitheism : Active opposition to theism; a form of atheism which views religion as harmful.
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- James Callaghan : (27 March 1912 - 26 March 2005), British Labour prime minister of the United Kingdom, serving one term 1976 to 1980.
- Bill Clinton : US Democratic politician (1946– ); Governor of Arkansas 1983–1992; President of the United States 1993–2001, husband of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
- Thomas Jefferson : (1743-1826) Third President of the United States; author of the Declaration of Independence and the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom; father of the University of Virginia
- Henry Kissinger : (1923—) American academic, diplomat, and simultaneously Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs and Secretary of State in the Nixon Administration; promoted realism (foreign policy) and détente with China and the Soviet Union; shared 1973 Nobel Peace Prize for ending the Vietnam War; Director, Atlantic Council
- Karl Marx : 19th century philosopher and economist. Creator of a theoretical foundation for Communism.
- George Orwell : (1903-50) Pen name of Eric Arthur Blair, a British novelist best known for his political works Animal Farm and 1984.
- Thomas Paine : (1737-1809) English writer, intellectual and revolutionary whose works were influential during the Enlightenment in the United States and Europe.
- Mother Teresa : Add brief definition or description
- Martin Amis : Add brief definition or description
- Richard Dawkins : British ethologist, evolutionary biologist; writer and broadcaster on science and atheism (born 1941).
- Daniel C. Dennett : American author and professor of philosophy at Tufts, has written on free will and the mind.
- Sam Harris : Add brief definition or description
- Salman Rushdie : Indian-born novelist and essayist, best-known for his 1988 novel The Satanic Verses (born 1947).