Convert’s Corner

Stories of Deconversion

My name is Giovana, I'm 16 and I live in a country which you passed recently, Brazil. I could not go at the event...

My father was working in Belgrade(capitol of Serbia), as a physical worker. My mom was housewife. Their parents have lived  in Gora. When i was supposed to...

Greetings, Dr.Dawkins. I am writing to you to express my admiration for your works. Should you decide to read my story I would greatly...

I grew up in a family that consisted of an atheist dad, a non-practicing, genetically Catholic mother (she was born and raised in Italy,...

I am a 32 ex-Muslim man from Saudi Arabia, a place where religious freedom is absent. Nobody knows about my shift in beliefs except...

I've always been a rather great believer in Islam, born in Karachi, Pakistan I was surrounded in it and grew up accepting and defending...

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