The Pastor from Jesus Camp Has a New Book Out

It’s been a while since we’ve seen her, but if you’re like me, you didn’t miss her one bit. Becky Fischer is the woman at the heart of Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing‘s shocking 2006 documentary Jesus Camp. Remember how, in The God Delusion, Richard Dawkins made a point of saying children shouldn’t be saddled [Read More...]

Republican Congressperson Wants to Make the 9/11 Cross a National Monument

American Atheists is still in the middle of its lawsuit to prevent the Christian Cross from being displayed in the National September 11 Memorial & Museum (unless museum officials allow icons from all faiths and no faith to be included as well). Meanwhile, Rep. Michael Grimm (R-NY) has found a way to give the two [Read More...]

A New Kind of Reparative Therapy: Fixing Monosexuality

The folks at Mr. Deity are trying a little something different this week, by highlighting a type of therapy I knew nothing about… until now. It’s part of a series called “Way of the Mister” (a play on Ray Comfort‘s show). My favorite line: “If you’re gonna buy a lottery ticket and someone says to [Read More...]

Cool Christopher Hitchens Poster

Reader Adrian Covert made these nifty Christopher Hitchens limited edition prints: His suit is designed using collage from the writings of Albert Einstein, Richard Dawkins, Salman Rushdie, David Hume, Mark Twain, and John Updike. The background is designed using collage from the King James Bible and the Holy Koran. The actual size is 18″ x [Read More...]

Upcoming Talks

For my stalkers: I’m traveling around the country a little bit this fall and a whole lot more in the spring — my schedule is here. Right now, plans include visiting South Carolina, North Carolina, Michigan, Missouri, Wisconsin, and Washington, DC. If your campus or local group is interested in having me give a talk, [Read More...]


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