Want a *Free* Membership from the Secular Student Alliance?

The nice part about being a nosy former intern for the Secular Student Alliance is that I get to sometimes learn of awesome news before anyone else. The sad part is that I don’t get to tell anyone about it, even if it’s the most awesome news ever! I’ve been really excited about this news [Read More…]

Have Kids? Come Visit Camp Quest at the Reason Rally!

So, maybe you have heard that there is this giant rally thing going on this weekend, but you’re not sure if you should go — after all, what will the kids be able to do? Luckily for you, Camp Quest will be there to help! Come by their tent for some awesome activities. We also [Read More…]

Why Was the Westboro Baptist Church *Invited* to the Reason Rally?

Everyone is expecting to see Richard Dawkins, PZ Myers, and James Randi (as well as the delightful people of True Reason) next weekend at the Reason Rally, but it appears that another group will be there, too: the Westboro Baptist Church. The “God Hates Fags” people will be in attendance. When I heard WBC would be [Read More…]

New SSA Affiliate Forms at Emerson College

There is a new Secular Student Alliance affiliate at Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts! It was started by freshman Ian Stewart after a winter break spent engrossed in The God Delusion. He and two other freshmen started the group because “[they] felt inspired to counter campus faith-based groups by uniting [their] fellow non-believers.” Look at those [Read More…]

London Atheist Group Accused of Bullying After Posting a Harmless Image of Muhammad

Earlier last week, the Atheist, Secularist and Humanist Society (ASHS) at University College London became involved in a fight over censorship for including a picture from the webcomic, “Jesus and Mo” on their Facebook page for an event. It was an event for their weekly drinks social. For those of you who have never read [Read More…]