Annie Laurie Gaylor

Social activist, Organization founder

1955 –

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Who is Annie Laurie Gaylor?

Annie Laurie Gaylor is co-founder of the Freedom From Religion Foundation and, with her husband Dan Barker, is the current co-president. She is also editor of the organization's newspaper, Freethought Today, which is published ten times per year. She is a self-described feminist and liberal. She is the author of several books, including Woe to the Women: The Bible Tells Me So and Betrayal of Trust: Clergy Abuse of Children, and is the editor of Women Without Superstition: No Gods--No Masters. She is a 1980 graduate of the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Journalism.

In 2010 Gaylor received the Humanitarian Heroine award from the American Humanist Association. Gaylor has been an invited speaker at conferences including the 2012 Global Atheist Convention in Melbourne, Australia, and the regional conference of the Minnesota Atheists. She is on the speakers bureau of the Secular Student Alliance.

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Born
Nov 2, 1955
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Religion
  • Atheism
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
Lived in
  • Wisconsin

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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