Words From a Former Fundamentalist

Dan Barker, the co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation, used to be a fundamentalist evangelical preacher. He writes all about it in his book Godless: How an Evangelical Preacher Became One of America’s Leading Atheists. In the latest Secular Student Alliance newsletter, he explains the mindset of a fundamentalist: It would be your lucky [Read More...]

Saved from Religulous!

Don’t forget to fill out this coupon while you stand in line to purchase tickets for Bill Maher‘s new movie Religulous! If you turn in ten of those coupons, you get a special surprise from the Jonas Brothers! In fact, you should just check out the entire advertisement from the Landover Baptist Church (PDF). [Read more...]

Jesus Ain’t Winning This Election

His opponent is running an attack ad: (via EdwardCurrent) [Read more...]

Atheist Comedy Show in NYC This Weekend!

If you’re in New York City, you can get your dose of atheism and comedy at The PIT Saturday night! The show is Saturday night at 11:00 p.m. It features: Jared Logan (Comedy Central’s Live At Gotham) Ross Hyzer (Aspen Comedy Festival) Jamie Kilstein (BBC, Comedy Central) Hosted By John Knefel (The Huffington Post) With [Read More...]

Letter from a Prisoner

I’ve written before about a student activist from Oregon, Leslie Zukor, who has been running a service project for a few years now where she donates freethought books to prisoners. It a way to counteract the potentially harmful religious literature they’re usually exposed to behind bars. Every now and then, the prisoners send Leslie a [Read More...]