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Atheists, Others to Gather in Kansas City on Easter Weekend

March 5, 2006 - Posted at 12:27 p.m. CST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ An interesting gathering planned in

Kansas City for the weekend Christians will be celebrating Easter.

The Atheist Alliance International and the Secular Student

Alliance are holding a joint annual conference April 14th to 16th.

Organizers say it will bring atheists, agnostics, humanists,

skeptics and others from around the world to Kansas City.

Among the speakers at the conference is Paul Mirecki. He's the

former University of Kansas religious studies program chairman who

received national attention last year.

That's because he planned a class aimed at debunking intelligent

design.

(Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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