New Book: Adam and Eve (free today!)

Image from the author I have a new book that was released recently. It is called Adam and Eve: Questioning the Historicity of Biblical Human Origins. This book discusses the Genesis creation account and looks at whether we can determine if there was a historical Adam and Eve or not. Spoiler Alert: no. Not only [Read More…]

American Atheists reach $41,000 settlement with Tennessee County Sheriff

Yet another police department use their office for preaching a Christian message and pay a big price [Read more…]

1 in 10 say their pastor has endorsed a political candidate from the pulpit

In what is a clear violation of the 1954 Johnson Amendment and should be grounds for the loss of tax-exempt status, pastors are endorsing political candidates from the pulpit. [Read more…]

Ken Ham claims the Ark Encounter feels empty because it’s so big

The park is crazy empty, all the time, even on opening day. Ham himself tweeted out a photo of the VIP, media preview day instead of the grand opening because attendance was so tiny. The park averaged about 5,000 people per day over its opening weekend. [Read more…]

GOP Platform: teach the bible in public schools as a historical document

I wish I was kidding here, but in the 2016 Republican Platform, there is an approved amendment that calls for the teaching of the Christian bible in all U.S. schools as a historical document. [Read more…]

Atheist group to erect Ronald Reagan billboard proclaiming the separation of church and state

This billboard is being erected by the Freedom From Religion Foundation outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio next month. [Read more…]

Kentucky has to pay Ken Ham’s Answers in Genesis $190,000 in legal fees

The State of Kentucky now has to pay Answers in Genesis, the apologist arm of Ken Ham’s creationist ministries, $190,000 in attorney fees, within the next 20 days, as a result of the court battle over the $18 million tax incentive program. [Read more…]

Ken Ham is making unwed Ark Encounter employees sign chastity pledge

Wow. According to Fox13Now, Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter is forcing unmarried employees sign a chastity pledge in order to work at the genocide and incest-themed park. [Read more…]

CNN criticizes Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter for using tax money to spread Christian message

CNN’s Carol Costello paid a visit to Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter while she called the park a “mind-blowing site,” she was not too pleased to learn that the park was benefiting from a massive influx of tax dollars and state bonds. [Read more…]

Victory! Ohio school will stop using local church for school functions

You may recently remember that I was recently working with the Freedom From Religion Foundation to stop an Ohio elementary school from using a local church for his award and graduation ceremonies. [Read more…]