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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Texas Governor Orders Atheist Display Removed from State Capitol (but the Nativity Can Stay)

Because the Texas State Capitol has an open forum for holiday displays, here’s what the Freedom From Religion Foundation put up to counter the Nativity scene:

That’s the Bill of Rights flanked by Founding Fathers Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, and the Statue of Liberty. The display also featured this sign:

Just to reiterate: This was an open forum. FFRF applied for the space, just like everyone else, and they were given a green light.

That is, until yesterday, when Governor Greg Abbott ordered the whole thing to be removed.

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“Keep Saturn in Saturnalia” Sign Goes Up in Warren, Michigan

If you’re visiting Warren, Michigan this week, be sure to check out this banner that reads “Keep Saturn in Saturnalia.”



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