A Presidential Candidate’s Faith No Longer Matters As Much for the Religious Right

A new PRRI/Brookings survey finds that white evangelical Protestants no longer care as much if a presidential candidate is religious. Or “immoral,” for that matter.


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Christian Right Activist Gordon Klingenschmitt: If I Die, Blame Hillary Clinton

Colorado State Rep. Gordon Klingenschmitt (whose one and only term is nearly over) said on his Pray In Jesus Name show recently that his health is just fine. Perfect, in fact.

That’s important to acknowledge because, if he dies, he wants you to know it was almost certainly Hillary Clinton‘s fault.


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PA Bureau of Motor Vehicles Accepts “ATHE1ST” Vanity Plate, Calling Earlier Rejection an “Error”

I posted yesterday about how the Pennsylvania Bureau of Motor Vehicles rejected three vanity license plates suggestions from Jeffrey Prebeg, Jr.: “ATHE1ST,” “NO GOD,” and “N0 G0D.” After a lot of media attention and a letter from FFRF, they’ve suddenly changed their mind.


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Sweden Just Got Its First Religion-Free Cemetery

In a story that shouldn’t be a story, Sweden has opened its first cemetery that doesn’t include any religious symbols on the tombstones, effectively creating a space for atheists to be buried without going through any of the rituals of faith.


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Montana Gubernatorial Candidate Greg Gianforte is Criticized in New Ad for His Creationism

The gubernatorial race in Montana is between the incumbent Democrat, who accepts science, and Republican Greg Gianforte, a Creationist. And now, a political action committee has released an ad calling out Gianforte for his science denial.


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