Jesus Gets No Love from the Fishermen

It seemed to work so well 2,000 years ago… but maybe Jesus needs new recruiting tactics: (via religiousantagonist) [Read more...]

Where Are the Atheist Fiction Books?

Robin Hanson wonders why atheists — lovers of truth, so we say — don’t give up fiction: A few days ago I asked why not become religious, if it will give you a better life, even if the evidence for religious beliefs is weak? Commenters eagerly declared their love of truth. Today I’ll ask: if [Read More...]

Lesbian Couple Barred from Attending Catholic School Prom… So They Throw Their Own Version

It’s hard to understand why a school would bar a same-sex couple from attending prom… maybe because dancing leads to slow dancing and slow dancing leads to not procreating and that goes against all things good and holy. But that’s what Lexington Catholic High School in Kentucky did to senior Hope Decker and her date, [Read More...]

What Do Atheists Believe?: Todd Stiefel’s Speech at the Reason Rally

This (high-quality!) video from the Reason Rally features philanthropist Todd Stiefel‘s speech: My favorite part, talking about what atheists believe (starting at the 5:41 mark): We believe there is no rational basis to discriminate on the basis of race or gender. We believe our sex live are our business, not the government’s. We believe life [Read More...]

What’s the Most Godless Place on Earth?

It’s not an American college town. Apparently, Eastern Germany wins the prize: The statistics are most striking among those under 28 years old: more than 71% of eastern Germans in this age group say they have never believed in the existence of God. That’s nearly as many as in the 38-47 group, of which 72.6% [Read More...]


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