‘Are You An Atheist?’ Billboard Goes Up in Tallahassee

Check out the new billboard up in Tallahassee, Florida: The Tallahassee Atheists meet every Sunday morning in case you’d like to attend a meeting. More information is on their Facebook page! No press coverage for the ad yet, but I’m sure that’ll come soon… (via @TallyAtheists) [Read more...]

Christian Bus Ad Advises Child with Druggie Parents to Pray, Not Call for Help

This bus ad, sponsored by Bus Stop Bible Studies, was seen in Toronto last week: Dear Jesus, My mom and dad do drugs at home and it scares me. Will you help them stop? Thank you for hearing my prayer. “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank [Read More...]

Atheist Billboards Go Up in Wichita, Kansas

The Wichita Coalition of Reason just put up the following billboard in two locations thanks to $4,108 in funding from the United Coalition of Reason: Reaching out to the like-minded isn’t the only goal of the coalition: “We hope people will realize that we’re already a regular part of the community,” said Sean Gillespie, coordinator [Read More...]

Campus Atheist Group Gets Denied Recognition at Catholic University

Justin Vacula, the guy who has been blocked from putting up the most inoffensive atheist bus ad in the world, has been trying to get a Secular Student Alliance group started at Marywood University (in Pennsylvania). Marywood is a private Catholic university. But that shouldn’t really matter here. Many religious schools (like DePaul University, which [Read More...]

After Initial Rejection, a Texas Movie Theater Will Run Atheist Ad

Last week, I mentioned that the Dallas–Fort Worth Coalition of Reason was embarking on a new advertising campaign called “Our Families Are Great Without Religion.” The goal was to highlight how “family” was not synonymous with “Christian.” One ad seemed to be particularly controversial: That ad was supposed to appear during pre-show ads at the [Read More...]