CBN News Video: Atheists and the White House

Pat Robertson’s CBN News has covered the historic meeting of the Secular Coalition of America with the Obama administration. Here’s the video: Who would have thought that in 2010, it would still be acceptable to be bigoted toward a group of Americans? I am proud of my friends at the SCA, and happy that Atheist Nexus is [Read More…]

Atheists not welcome in Texas politics

The Texas Constitution is unconstitutional. Texas Constitution, Article 1, Section 4: “…nor shall any one be excluded from holding office on account of his religious sentiments, provided he acknowledge the existence of a Supreme Being.” My very good friend Noelle (President of the Secular Center) was interviewed by Fox News Houston about the issue. Here’s [Read More…]

President of AHA on Alan Colmes Radio Show

David Niose, President of the AHA (American Humanist Association), was a guest on the Alan Colmes radio show with the Executive Director of the Traditional Values Coalition. David did a wonderful job representing and defending those of us who proudly call ourselves nontheists. Here’s an audio clip: Brother Richard [Read more…]

John Travolta is bringing aid and Scientology to Haiti

Can help go to far? The people of Haiti need our help. No question about it. I personally don’t care if  the help comes from atheists, Christians, Muslims, Jews, etc. But how are we supposed to handle this situation? From John Travolta is using his air miles to help the Haiti relief effort by planning [Read More…]

Dutch tulip named in honor of Ayaan Hirsi Ali

On November 4th a ceremony was held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art honoring the beautiful Ayaan Hirsi Ali. During the event, a tulip was named “Ayaan” in recognition of her human rights stance for Muslim women. From Flora Culture International: Ms. Hirsi Ali, a feminist, author, activist and former member of the Dutch parliament [Read More…]

Thank you, President Obama!

In today’s radio address, President Obama spoke of the Ft. Hood tragedy. While doing so, he made reference to the great diversity of the American military by saying … “They are Christians and Muslims, Jews and Hindus and nonbelievers.” I join with my friend Ed Buckner, President of American Atheists, in publicly thanking President Obama for our inclusion. From [Read More…]

Atheist News Podcast Episode 017: Demoncandy!

“Demoncandy” The seventeenth episode of the Atheist News Podcast has posted. Happy belated Halloween everybody! Halloween is a favorite holiday of mine, and of course–because it’s fun and there is no Jesus involved–it’s under fire from the loonies. Richard joins me for a SPOOOOKTACULAR Atheist News Podcast show in which we discuss topics such as DEMONCANDY, God [Read More…]