Band Promoting Humanism Will Donate CD Sales to Secular Student Alliance

The band Words Such As Burn recently put out a new album and they’re donating all the proceeds from sales to the Secular Student Alliance! Lead singer Bruce Harris describes the humanist message in Flow, saying: Flow is about what religion costs us, believers and unbelievers alike, in terms of lost love and wasted friendships. [Read More...]

Shattering the Mental Health Stigma

Ashley Pryce has started a blog to help destigmatize mental heath issues for people specifically in the non-religious community. A couple of stories are already up there and he’s inviting contributions from others: I’m looking for anything, not just articles but poems, stories, pictures, lyrics, videos. Anything to act as a resource, an archive of [Read More...]

Atheists in Austin Help the Homeless

Joe Zamecki and fellow atheists in Austin, Texas have been helping the homeless a number of times over the past few years. During their 34th giveaway this past weekend, a news crew from Your News Now (YNN) documented the experience and you can see the report up at their site. In the meantime, this is [Read More...]

Don’t Fear the Clitoris

A couple of days ago, Laci Green posted a video explaining the clitoris: It was quickly flagged as inappropriate for anyone under the age of 18. To which Laci responded: Keeping information a secret never helped ANYONE. You are only hurting those you are trying to “protect”. The idea that discussing female anatomy & pleasure [Read More...]

Florida Legislators Want to Pass Bill to Promote School Prayer

Florida legislators — led by Florida Senator Gary Siplin (D-Orlando) and Rep. Charles Van Zant (R-Keystone Heights) — want to make praying at public school events completely legal. That’s what House Bill 317 and Senate Bill 98 are all about: Any district school board may adopt a resolution allowing the use of an inspirational message, [Read More...]