Katy Perry’s Memorable Move from Jesus Camps to Kissing Girls: “People Can Change”

When accepting an award over the weekend, singer Katy Perry gave an emotional speech denouncing the anti-gay beliefs of her former Christian life.


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Goodbye, Old Map of the World: The Boston Public Schools Are Embracing the Gall–Peters Projection

The Mercator projection — the traditional map of the world which understates the size of Africa and South America while overstating the size of Europe — is being phased out of the Boston Public Schools in favor of the more accurate Gall-Peters Projection.


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Philosopher Daniel Dennett Gets the New Yorker Treatment

The upcoming issues of the New Yorker includes a lengthy and excellent profile of philosopher Daniel Dennett by Joshua Rothman.


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Podcast Ep. 153: Bart Campolo, Co-Author of Why I Left, Why I Stayed

Our latest podcast guest is Bart Campolo, the Humanist Chaplain at the Univ. of Southern California, host of a fantastic podcast called “Humanize Me,” and author of a new book written with his evangelical father Tony Campolo called Why I Left, Why I Stayed.


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The Legacy of the “Father” of Ex-Gay Therapy

The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, discusses the death of Joseph Nicolosi, known as the father of gay conversion therapy.


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