“Reason’s Greetings” Banner Vandalized in Boston

On Sunday, members of the Secular Coalition for Massachusetts put up a fairly innocuous banner in the Boston Common area:

Rangers took it down the following day, even though the atheists had a permit, so the group put it back up on Tuesday.

Then, on Wednesday, they saw that it had been slashed:



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Somalia and Brunei Have Banned Public Christmas Celebrations

You want to know what a War on Christmas looks like?

Then stop focusing on what they’re selling at Starbucks and look at what’s happening in Muslim-majority Somalia:



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Merry Christmas! American Christianity is on the Decline as “Nones” Steadily Grow

A new Gallup poll released today shows that, while Christians are still in the majority, their numbers are continuing to fall as more of them drift over to the Nones:



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Help the Ex-Muslims of North America

If you’ve heard or read anything from the Ex-Muslims of North America recently, you know they’ve been a breath of fresh air when it comes to pushing back against Islamic apologists in a culture where you’re not supposed to criticize anyone’s beliefs. They’ve also helped a lot of Muslims exit the faith safely, built local communities in several cities, and promoted free speech in all forms. They’ve done all this with volunteers and virtually no budget.

Now, they’re doing some actual fundraising in order to expand what they can provide. And all donations up to $30,000 will be doubled thanks to Project Reason! So if you’d like to pitch in to the non-profit, now’s the time to do so. (They’re now officially a non-profit, so donations are tax-deductible.)



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Generation Atheist is Free This Weekend

My friend Dan Riley wrote a book a while back called Generation Atheist. It’s a collection of true stories about people who transitioned from godly to godless.



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