Every year, members of the Alliance of Happy Atheists at the University of Oregon participate in a 12-hour Dance Marathon to raise money for the Children’s Miracle Network. (Last year, students raised nearly $30,000!) [Read more...]
After Refusing to Write About Minor Pledge of Allegiance Conflict at City Council Meeting, Reporter Gets Fired
This is a story about not standing for the Pledge of Allegiance… and it has little to do with atheism.
Last week, Tom Casey, a reporter for the Hudson (NY) Register-Star, attended a city council meeting and wrote up a report on what happened. Lots of budget stuff. Nothing most of us outside of Hudson (and probably many inside of Hudson) really care about. [Read more...]
What are the religious affiliations of members of the 113th Congress?
Pretty similar to the American public — Overwhelmingly Christian with a spattering of Jews, Muslims, and followers of other faiths.
Except in one category… [Read more...]