In what seems like a regular occurrence in the modern world, more scientific evidence suggests that yet another religion is based on absolute nonsense.
Islamic scholars overwhelmingly claim that the Islamic Prophet Muhammad lived between 570 and 632 A.D. Yet carbon dating of a fragment from a Koran kept at a library in Birmingham suggests that the book was produced between 568 and 645 A.D. [Read more...]
My debut book, Parenting Without God, How to Raise Moral, Ethical and Intelligent Children, Free From Religious Dogma is now available! Click here to buy the Paperback or Kindle version from Amazon.com. Click here to buy from Barnes & Noble, or at any Barnes & Noble store in the US. Here is some more info [Read More...]
Ted Cruz not only wants to defund Planned Parenthood, but he wants to smash down the wall that separates church and state.
And for good measure, he is willing to ask churches to break the law to do so.
To borrow a brilliant line from The Daily Banter’s Ben Cohen, “If you are a Republican being soundly thrashed in the polls by a reality tv star who closely resembles an Orangutan, there is only one strategy to fall back on to claw your way back into the race: go to the religious crazies.” [Read more...]
Dr. Oliver Sacks, one of the most inspirational and profound writers of our time has died at the age of 82 after a terminal cancer diagnoses.
Sack’s writing has been an influence on not only my writing but just about every writer I know today and his contributions to our world will be forever missed. [Read more...]
Appearing on HuffPost Live, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson discussed politicians who pick and choose what science they want to believe or endorse as part of their political platform.
“If you start cherry-picking science, that’s the beginning of the end of an informed democracy,” Tyson said. [Read more...]
I was a recent guest on Acronym TV with host Dennis Trainer, Jr.
We discussed America’s hatred of atheists and my new book Parenting Without God, along with my views on ridding the world of religion and why atheist activism matters. [Read more...]
At a rally, Wednesday in New Hampshire Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders discussed Republican “family values.”
“Many of my Republican colleagues who come through New Hampshire and Iowa and so forth,” said Sanders, “they often talk about family values.” [Read more...]
Like a creationist rock star, Answers in Genesis’s Ken Ham is out on tour spewing his usual nonsense. Luckily for me, the Answers Conference stopped over in my hometown of Springfield, Missouri. Even luckier for me, admission was free, so I went. I even got to meet Ken Ham. Really. [Read more...]
As predicted by most and feared by many, Josh Duggar, who was reported yesterday to have entered a rehab facility, chose a faith-based facility over one that employs actual doctors.
Duggar entered Reformers Anonymous, a bible-based labor camp, not unlike the facility Duggar entered after admitting to molesting four of his sisters and a babysitter in 2004. [Read more...]
Josh Duggar, the former executive director of the Family Research Council and self-admitted child molester has checked into rehab only days after adding adulterer and porn “addict” to his resume.
Duggar who was uncovered as a member of the adultery site Ashley Madison last week said in a statement that he had become addicted to pornography and had been unfaithful to his wife, entered the rehab facility on Tuesday, according to TMZ. [Read more...]