Christian Right Leader: Secularists Are Bullies… Punch Them in the Mouth

You know all those leftist secularist activists who preach messages of love and equality and inclusion? Matt Barber of the group Liberty Counsel believes the victimized Christians ought to punch them in the mouth. (Metaphorically, of course. Just metaphorically…) They’re bullies. And we know that we people stand up to the bully on the playground [Read More...]

‘Sex, God, and Science’ Comes to Chicago

Hey, look! Something secular/skeptic-y is happening in Chicago! A mini-conference about “Sex, God, and Science” will take place on April 29th. Speakers include Dr. Darrel Ray (talking about how religion distorts sexuality) and Dr. Veronica Drantz (talking about myths and medical malpractice regarding gender binary and LGBTI people). The event will be put on by [Read More...]

The Young Turks University Crew Discussion Religion in College

It’s nothing you haven’t heard before, but here’s a really civil conversation about losing (and gaining) religion during college, courtesy of TYT University: (Thanks to MegaZeusThor for the link!) [Read more...]

Speaking at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo This Saturday

I’ll be giving a talk on “The Rise of High School Atheists” at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo for the Alliance of Happy Atheists this Saturday night! You’re all coming, yes? Excellent. Details: When: Saturday, April 21st, 6:30p-8:00p Where: Business Silo (3-213) Cost: Free! Facebook page: Here! If you don’t come, I’ll make this face: [Read More...]

If You Had Sex Before Marriage, You’re Like Dirty Water

On Friday, April 6th, Brad Seng spoke to the students at Southern Hills Middle School in Boulder, Colorado about sex education. … and you can already tell where this story is going: [Laura Binegar's] daughter described an activity where students spit food into water glasses, then were asked if they would rather drink from a [Read More...]