With New Billboard, American Atheists Urges Non-Believers To Come Out to Their Families

Dave Silverman didn’t get to make this announcement on Mike Huckabee‘s show as he planned to, but it’s still exciting news: “Tell your family you don’t believe in gods… they just might agree.” That’s the new digital billboard American Atheists is putting up at the foot of the Lincoln Tunnel beginning on Monday. The Final [Read More...]

Register for the Northwest Free-thought Alliance

I wish I could make this! Richard Dawkins will be the keynote speaker at next year’s Northwest Free-thought Alliance conference, taking place in Renton, Washington, from Friday, March 30th through Sunday, April 1st! He’ll be joined by Sean Faircloth: Registration is now open! I had a blast at this conference last year and I’m sorry [Read More...]

Dissecting Rick Perry’s ‘Strong’ Ad

This is a guest post by Lisa. [Personal information has been removed.] … According to Rick Perry, our religious heritage is under attack. But what heritage is he really talking about? Perry’s by now infamous new ad makes some very broad and sweeping claims about the religious history of this nation. It is a far [Read More...]

Stephen Colbert and Neil deGrasse Tyson in an Awesome Interview

Are there any two people you’d more want to see in a room together than Stephen Colbert and Neil deGrasse Tyson? (Especially when Colbert isn’t in character!) No. No there aren’t. I don’t care what you say in the comments. Enjoy! (Thanks to Claudia for the link) [Read more...]

A Website About Humanist Chaplaincies

In case you’re curious what Humanist Chaplains are all about, where you can find some, and how you can start a chaplaincy at your school, the American Humanist Association has just launched a new website to answer those questions: Religious chaplaincies are a staple at any university. Often catered to specific religious traditions, they offer [Read More...]