Why I am an atheist / Madalyn Murray.

Program Title:
Why I am an atheist / Madalyn Murray.
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Madalyn Murray (O'Hair), founder of American Atheists who was dubbed "the most hated woman in America" by Life Magazine in 1964, talks about her philosophy in these two recordings. On the first program, she goes into more detail about her atheism. On the second program, she discusses some of the incidents she's encountered in her militant fight against religion. The broadcast comes from a two-record LP produced by the Freethought Society of America.

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Date Recorded on: 
29 Nov. 1965.
Date Broadcast on: 
KPFA, Part 1: 6 Dec. 1965, Part 2: 18 Dec. 1965; WBAI, Part 1: 7 Dec. 1965, Part 2: 14 Dec. 1965.
Total duration (All reels): 
2 reels (105 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1965.
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RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230, Mark@PacificaRadioArchives.org
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This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

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