It turns out that athiests are following the separatist practices of Christian Fundamentalists – and secondary (an possibly third degree) separation at that. whao! what’s happening to the world?
excerpt from the LA Times:
That rift cracked open recently when Paul Kurtz, a founder of the secular humanist movement in America, was ousted as chairman of the Center for Inquiry, a sibling organization to the Council for Secular Humanism. One factor leading to his ouster was a perception that Kurtz was “on the mellower end of the spectrum.”
more analysis at Out of Ur