California Atheist Group Rips Apart Bible Verses (with Video)

Over the weekend, the Backyard Skeptics in Orange County, California gathered at Huntington Beach because they planned to tear certain pages out of the Bible. When uproar ensued, they altered their plans a bit — they decided to rip up regular-sized paper with Bible verses (or messages) printed on them. This is how it went [Read More...]

A Speech You Must Hear on Why Europe Must Remain Secular

Maryam Namazie, Spokesperson of the One Law for All campaign against Sharia Law in Britain and the Council of Ex-Muslims of Britain, gave a rousing speech against religious intervention in politics. You *have* to listen to this: The enforcement of religious laws… is an attack on the rights of women, children and gay people, non-believers [Read More...]

When Christians Do Something Unorthodox…

One of the hardest things to do when you’re a religious person is step outside the orthodoxy, but here are a couple responses to that from people inside the faith. David Hayward shows what happens when a Christian steps out of line from the rest of the congregation: It’s easy to talk the talk of [Read More...]

Renaming the Southern Baptist Convention

The Southern Baptist Convention has a problem. “We’ve always had a global mission and a global task and we need to seriously look at the question of does our name — ‘Southern’ — cause us to be hindered from accomplishing that global task that God has given us,” he asked. “Southern” is scary. “Baptist” is [Read More...]

I Like These Atheist Chalkings at a North Carolina Campus

How do you get publicity for your campus atheist group when you’re brand new and very few people know you exist? If you’re the new Secular Student Alliance affiliate at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, you grab all the chalk you can find and get your messages out there: Love it! Their next [Read More...]