No Medication for You!

Laura and Procrustes at State of Protest envision a frightening scenario… Say what you will about Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, one courageous thing he did was to require pharmacists to fill prescriptions in Illinois — they couldn’t refuse giving you the morning-after pill, for example, because they didn’t believe it was moral to take them. [Read More...]

Harry Potter is an Atheist

The Religious Right extremists now have another reason to burn Harry Potter books. Daniel Radcliffe, the actor who plays Potter in the movies, is an atheist. Need proof? We got lots of it. In a recent interview on Inside the Actors Studio (with host James Lipton), there is an exchange where Radcliffe explains that his [Read More...]

I Think Atheists Win This Round

Courtesy of Frank Walton at Atheism Sucks!: Oh, Sarah Palin, how we miss you… That article referenced is this one by Michael Parris. [Read more...]

Are You Still in the Closet About Your Atheism?

***Update***: ABC is no longer doing this story, I’ve edited the post to remove the contact information … A while back, I posted about a reporter wishing to do a piece on atheists who have not come out to family/friends yet. Or you have come out and suffered because of it. Many of you responded [Read More...]

Is Charles Darwin the “Poster Boy” for the New Atheists?

(This is a guest post by Trina Hoaks. Trina is the Atheist Examiner at … In her article, Darwin shouldn’t be hijacked by New Atheists — he is an ethical inspiration, Madeleine Bunting accuses atheists of using Darwin as their poster boy, so to speak. With this in mind, it is not so hard [Read More...]