For Easter, There’s a Display Honoring Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Wisconsin State Capitol

A couple of years ago, the Atheists, Humanists, & Agnostics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison discovered that anyone could put up a display in the State Capitol Building as long as the person filled out the proper paperwork.

So to counter the Nativity Scenes around Christmas, they put up signs honoring gods from Game of Thrones.

Last Easter, they honored the Flying Spaghetti Monster.

And this year? They’re going with Jedis.

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Here’s Why You Can Skip That Trip to North Carolina

Well, that was fast. There’s already an advertisement reminding people why they should never visit North Carolina following the passage of a bill legalizing discrimination against LGBT people.

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If They Kept the Embarrassing Bits In, the Bible Must Be True!

There’s an argument made by many Christian apologists that one proof of the Bible’s truth is that there are passages in there that make the Bible and the story of Jesus look bad. Why would you include embarrassing details like that, when your critics could pick them apart, if they didn’t actually happen?

Zach Weinersmith takes that thinking to its logical conclusion:

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Why “Taxing the Church” Isn’t the Answer

The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, discusses why taxing the church is a bad idea:

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Atheist Calls for Unity and Decency in Secular Invocation at Jacksonville (FL) City Council Meeting

On Tuesday in Jacksonville, Florida, First Coast Freethought Society founder Earl Coggins delivered the city council’s first-ever secular invocation:

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