Watch Three Preachers-Who-Became-Atheists Tell Their Stories

Brother Richard (Atheist Nexus), Jerry Dewitt (Recovering from Religion), and Ernest Perce V (American Atheists) all have backgrounds in the pulpit. In the video below, they tell their stories: As always, if you hear anything that needs to be spread, please leave the timestamp and summary in the comments! [Read more...]

Media Shines Spotlight on Pastors-Who-Become-Atheists

The Clergy Project is getting some well-deserved attention in the press. Barbara Bradley Hagerty tells the story of project director Teresa MacBain: Her secret is taking a toll, eating at her conscience as she goes about her pastoral duties week after week — two sermons every Sunday, singing hymns, praying for the sick when she [Read More...]

Christianity is a Fact because This Guy Says So

Murray Lynch of Auburn, New York has a problem. He has no idea what the word “fact” means. So in a letter-to-the-editor, he just throws it everywhere and hopes it’ll stick: The proof that Jesus truly was the Son of God has been proven 100 percent. God the Father, God the Son and God the [Read More...]

You’re In Good Company, Heathens

This image was making the rounds online… … but the ratio of men to women in that picture is pretty uneven. Even when it comes to celebrities, it’s not like there’s a lack of well-known ladies to put in the mix. On Twitter, @ultraturquoise created this alternative image: I like it! Maybe someone else can [Read More...]

Sam Harris: We Should Profile Muslims at the Airport

Sam Harris is bound to get a lot of pushback for his latest essay, in which he makes the case that Muslims — or anyone who looks like s/he could be Muslim — ought to be specially screened at the airport: Is there nothing we can do to stop this tyranny of fairness? Some semblance [Read More...]