About Hemant Mehta

Hemant Mehta is the editor of Friendly Atheist, appears on the Atheist Voice channel on YouTube, and co-hosts the uniquely-named Friendly Atheist Podcast. You can read much more about him here.

Ex-Muslim Group Launches Project Featuring Apostates Sharing Stories of Why They Left Islam

The Ex-Muslims of North America just began a project in which they publish videos featuring apostates who are willing to speak out publicly.


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Longtime Atheist Activist Rob Sherman May Have Died in a Plane Crash

A small plane belonging to longtime atheist activist Rob Sherman crashed last night in the city of Marengo, Illinois, killing the pilot on board. Authorities have not yet definitively identified Sherman as the pilot.


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God Did Not Send a Storm to Prevent ISIS from Entering Israel

We finally know how God plans to stop ISIS. He’s sending clouds of dust and rain to block their entry into different regions. At least that’s the working theory behind a viral Facebook post later perpetuated by conservative website WND.


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A Former Pastor Explains How the Typical Christian Response to Evil Led Him Away From the Faith

Scott Heller is a former pastor from Colorado who has a really insightful essay into what drove him away from the ministry.


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Ken Ham Slams Ark Encounter Documentary About Our Nation’s “Troubled Relationship With Science”

A forthcoming documentary offers an inside look at Ark Encounter, the Noah’s Ark theme park, and what it says about “America’s troubled relationship with science.” So, of course, Ken Ham is already sowing doubts about the filmmakers’ motives.


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