Freedom From Religion Foundation urges IRS to investigate Ark Encounter

The Freedom From Religion Foundation has sent a letter to the IRS urging them to investigate Ken Ham's Ark Encounter. Ham has continuously attempted to run a for-profit business behind his non-profit in order to benefit from as many tax breaks and discriminatory practices as possible.In an email the FFRF states: Answers in Genesis (AiG) is a Christian fundamentalist group that advocates a literal interpretation of the bible, and owns the Creation Museum. Through a subsidiary nonprofit, it … [Read more...]

Bill Nye discusses evolution, climate change and scientific advancements (video)

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Bill Nye paid a visit to CBS to discuss his new book and all things science. Enjoy. … [Read more...]

Ken Ham calls secularists liars as his Ark Encounter continues to come under fire

Ken Ham is pissed. His genocidal themed ark park is still in danger of losing an 18 million dollar tax incentive thanks to the exposure of his discriminatory hiring practices that was discovered right here on this blog.Yet, instead of fixing his illegal hiring practices, he is resorting to childish tantrums and name calling, saying on his blog: Anti-Christian groups and the secular media have launched a massive propaganda war (continuing to this day) in their attempt to undermine the Ark … [Read more...]

Ken Ham has an issue with my latest article for American Atheist magazine

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In the latest issue of American Atheist magazine I wrote a piece for my Danthropology column titled, Preferring Fear to Understanding, in which I dissect the weekly reviews of the latest installment of the Cosmos series that was hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson, by Ken Ham’s Answers in Genesis and by the intelligent design lobbyists, The Discovery Institute.During the Cosmos series I was doing a weekly piece at AlterNet.org in which I followed these “reviews” of each episode and picked apart the … [Read more...]

Ken Ham says interfaith marriages are ‘interracial,’ in new video

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In an audio only video to show support for interracial marriage, creationist Ken Ham said that: "The only kind of interracial marriage the Bible warns against is between a Christian and non-christian if a man and woman trust Christ as their Savior." So yes, Ken Ham just called an interfaith or interbelief marriage "interracial" and claims this is against biblical teachings. … [Read more...]

Review: Ken Ham tells his side of the creation versus evolution debate in a new book

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Review written by Chris Saunders and  M Dolon Hickmon Inside the Nye/Ham Debate (2014, Masters Books) is a companion piece to the 2014 televised “origins” debate between celebrity science guy Bill Nye and creationist museum operator and would-be religious theme park mogul Ken Ham. Co-authored by Ken Ham and his son-in-law, Bodie Hodge, the book presents all of the familiar creationist themes, which range from attempting to debunk the science of ice core samples to rationalizing away earth’s foss … [Read more...]

Ark Encounter claims its constitutional rights are being violated

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Answers in Genesis are firing back, this time claiming constitutional violations over the Kentucky Tourisms board actions that could result in the loss of an 18 million dollar tax incentive for the organizations new Ark Encounter theme park. “We expect all of the companies that get tax incentives to obey the law,” said Gil Lawson, communications director for the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet. As reported earlier this week, the theme park’s tax incentive application came under ques … [Read more...]

Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter tax incentives in jeopardy over hiring discrimination

According to an article published today in the Courier Journal, Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter may be losing its recent 18 million dollar tax incentive due to the discriminatory hiring practices that were uncovered and highlighted right here. "The Commonwealth doesn't believe that Ark Encounter, LLC will be complying with state and Federal law in its hiring practices," Bob Stewart, secretary of the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, said in an Aug. 27 letter to an Ark Encounter a … [Read more...]

Ray Comfort calls Stephen Hawking a fool

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I joked last week on Twitter that Ken Ham believes he is smarter than Stephen Hawking.Well this week, Ray Comfort has decided that he is. On his weekday video program The Comfort Zone, Comfort claimed Hawking cannot be one of the most brilliant men alive because: “The Bible says he is a fool.” This comes after Hawking finally admitted after all these years that he is of course an atheist, sparking Comfort to rail against Hawking who is arguably the smartest man alive today, saying: “You kn … [Read more...]

Ken Ham is cheating Kentucky out of millions tax dollars

I have been investigating the fraudulent activities of Ken Ham and his Answers in Genesis organization and his newest venture The Ark Encounter in which Ham is using millions of dollars in tax rebates to build a theme park based on the genocidal flood story in Genesis.Ham has continued to deny any wrong doings and claims the project is not taking taxpayer money for this project, ignoring that by avoiding paying taxes, he is in fact taking money.Well Ed Hensley, an amazing activist has … [Read more...]


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