To Everyone Who Wants to Contribute to the Site…

To the 150+ people who have emailed me in the past couple days about contributing to the site, thank you! I’m swamped with work this week and haven’t been able to read your emails yet (much less get back to you), but I hope to read over all of them over the next week or [Read More...]

A Safe Haven for Students Who Reject Religious Upbringing

This is a piece by Melia Robinson. Melia is a Syracuse University junior, dual majoring in magazine journalism and information management and technology. She is the design director of The Student Voice, a biweekly student-run news magazine, in which this piece originally ran. … Lynde Folsom was a curious child. When she was four, she [Read More...]

Faith-Healing, Child-Killing Christian Couple Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Dale and Shannon Hickman, members of the “we support faith healing” Followers of Christ Church, were found guilty of second-degree manslaughter last month after they let their newborn son die: Prosecutors provided a timeline that showed there was as much as 45 minutes between the time the baby’s condition noticeably changed and his death, more [Read More...]

Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Utah Cross Case; Atheists Are Victorious

Yesterday was a big day for American Atheists in court because they won a major court case. If you don’t know the details, here’s what you need to know to understand it: This was always a risky lawsuit to file because, on the surface, it sounded like atheists were attacking fallen Highway Patrol Officers in [Read More...]

Today, Congress Will Vote to Reaffirm ‘In God We Trust’ As the American Motto

Today, the 112th Congress will be voting on one of the most important bills it could possibly consider. If approved, this bill will drastically improve the economy and job situation we’re currently fac—-wait, what? No? Strike all that. H. Con. Res. 13 seeks to reaffirm “In God We Trust” as the official motto of the [Read More...]