KKK Group Wanting to Adopt-a-Highway is Rejected

There’s an update to the story I posted earlier about a KKK group wanting to Adopt-a-Highway in Georgia… They’ve been denied: The Georgia Department of Transportation will not approve the application of a local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan to “adopt” a one-mile stretch of highway in North Georgia, a state official said Tuesday. [Read More...]

Should the KKK Be Allowed to Adopt a Highway?

***Update***: The KKK group’s application has been rejected by GDOT. … A KKK chapter — yep, they still exist — in Union County, Georgia wants to do something that’s actually pretty honorable: Adopt-A-Highway: The application, which would allow the white supremacy group to receive state recognition for cleaning up a one-mile portion of a highway, [Read More...]

A Christian Urges Atheists To Not Make it Harder for Her Side To Support the LGBT Community

This is a guest post by Alise Wright. You can connect with her at her blog, on Twitter, or on Facebook. … On Sunday afternoon, Hemant posted a challenge to progressive Christians to retweet a comment saying that they don’t think that homosexuality is a sin and that they support gay marriage. I have been [Read More...]

Jerry Coyne Explains Why Evolution Is True

Jerry Coyne wrote the great book Why Evolution is True a few years ago, and in this lecture given last month, Coyne talks about some of the additional lines of evidence that weren’t listed in his book. He also talks about the religious opposition to evolution and ways we can increase acceptance of evolution in [Read More...]

Edwina Rogers’ Speech at the Women in Secularism Conference

At the Center for Inquiry’s 2012 Women in Secularism Conference, the Secular Coalition for America‘s new Executive Director Edwina Rogers spoke about the group’s mission, key issues, and how “Religiously Motivated Legislation Particularly Harms Women”: Because of prior obligations (and as a last-second addition to the conference), Rogers was unable to do a Q&A during [Read More...]


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