Indiana State Senator Pushes Badly-Misnamed ‘Truth in Education’ Bill

The battle to march the education of American children toward the 19th century continues. In Indiana, state senator Dennis Kruse is going to push what he is dubbing a “truth in education” bill. [Read more…]

Why Are So Many Americans Opposed to Gay Marriage? Take a Wild Guess…

A recent USA Today/Gallup poll asked people who were against marriage equality “What are some of the reasons why you oppose legal same-sex marriages?

You’ll never guess what ranked #1 on the list… (and by “never,” I mean you know exactly where I’m going with this): [Read more…]

Someone Must Have Told Senator Marco Rubio About the Age of the Earth

Marco Rubio tried to play the part of a Creationist earlier this month when he told GQ magazine that the age of the Earth was in doubt: [Read more…]

Australia’s Atheist Prime Minister (Jokingly) Addresses the End of the World

Australia’s Prime Minister Julia Gillard has a sense of humor.

She just did a satirical promo for a radio station (JJJ) in which she warns us about the End of the World: [Read more…]

New Reference Book for Atheists: Voices of Unbelief

My friend Dale McGowan recently published a book about atheism we’re not used to seeing: A reference book with letters, essays, blog posts, book excerpts, monologues, and all sorts of other writings by atheists — from all over the world and encompassing modern history. It’s called Voices of Unbelief: Documents from Atheists and Agnostics. [Read more…]