Church Leader Calls Me ‘Anti-Catholic’ Because I Told the Truth About His Faith

It’s not everyday the Archdiocese of Washington responds to something I wrote… but Monsignor Charles Pope isn’t happy with a post I made about how the Catholic Church is Now Pissing Off the People Who Actually Like Them. Here’s the gist of my very brief piece: A Catholic Diocese mandated that Sunday School teachers sign [Read More...]

Foundation Beyond Belief Seeks Fall Interns

The Foundation Beyond Belief is looking for a few interns for the fall: Interns assist the Foundation with membership development, researching and selecting featured charities, donor management, outreach, communications (including blog and social media), program design, and creative organizational development. It’s a great organization and you may even be able to earn college credit (if [Read More...]

‘When Was the Last Time You Met a Black Atheist?’

Director Angela Tucker has been putting out a video series called “Black Folk Don’t…” which offers a funny, serious, honest look at black perspectives on a variety of often-stereotypical issues. Black Folk Don’t: Swim. Black Folk Don’t: Have Eating disorders. Black Folk Don’t: Go to Therapy. And, as of today, Black Folk Don’t: Do Atheism: [Read More...]

Billboard Promoting Atheist Baseball Game Goes Up in Minnesota

Last week, I posted about how the Minnesota Atheists and American Atheists are promoting their groups by sponsoring a minor league baseball team for a day. They’re turning the St. Paul Saints into the Mr. Paul Aints. Now, there’s a billboard up promoting the event (and the Minnesota Regional Atheist Conference): Love the tag line: [Read More...]

This Just In: The Boy Scouts of America Still Hates Gay People

***Update***: Jason Torpy has a follow-up post here. … The Boy Scouts have every right to ban gay people (and atheists) from their group. But that doesn’t mean it’s what they should be doing. Here’s everything you need to know: After a confidential two-year review, the Boy Scouts of America on Tuesday emphatically reaffirmed its [Read More...]