Update on the Archdiocese of Montreal’s Prayer: It Didn’t Work

Remember when the Archdiocese of Montreal took out a full page newspaper ad that showed an idealized version of how the NHL Eastern Conference would finish? They hoped their team, the Montreal Canadiens, would finish in the top eight and secure a playoff spot: The Canadiens were purposely left off the list of 15 teams [Read More...]

A Wonderful Video Recap of the Reason Rally

The Thinking Atheist made this nifty recap video of the Reason Rally Damn, I love his voice. The video gets really powerful at the 1:40 mark. [Read more...]

What Percentage of Prisoners Are Atheists? Pew Forum Offers An Answer

Every time that question is asked, everyone always points to this page. It’s a (questionable) source from 1997 saying that atheists constitute 0.2% of the prison population. Last week, the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life released the results of a survey of professional prison chaplains across the United States. The results [Read More...]

Tennessee Legislators Want to Make It Easier for Christians to Proselytize During School Functions

Representatives in Tennessee are trying to pass something called the “Religious Viewpoints Antidiscrimination Act.” Sounds awesome. Antidiscrimination?! Who’d be against that?! You. Here’s why. The bill would make it easier for “select students” to use their leadership positions in public schools as grounds to preach their religious (or anti-religious) beliefs. The same bill was vetoed [Read More...]

The Most Charitable Thing We Can Say About Faith…

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