Bus Company (Again) Rejects Ad Reading Simply ‘Atheists’

Last month, I mentioned that atheist Justin Vacula wanted to put up the following ad on buses in the County of Lackawanna Transit System (COLTS) in Pennsylvania: You can’t get more inoffensive than that. But the COLTS board rejected the ad, saying they don’t “accept ads which could be deemed controversial or otherwise spark public [Read More…]

This Post Makes Christians Look Good… and They Totally Deserve It

***Update***: Hey, look! New information! Joe Zamecki points out (in the comments) that at least one group of atheists *has* been trying to raise money for Patrick Greene. Joe writes: The fact is, I and some other Atheists HAVE been there for him, raising money for him online for the past couple of days. He [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…]

Everyone Say Hello to Libby Anne!

Check out who’s joining the Patheos atheist blogging family (which currently includes myself, Daniel, and Leah): Libby Anne from Love, Joy, Feminism! If you didn’t read her over at FreethoughtBlogs, Libby managed to break free from a pretty conservative Christian lifestyle and has the inside scoop on what that world is like. Her posts offer [Read More…]

Ayaan Hirsi Ali Talks About Motherhood

Some wise words from (relatively) new mother Ayaan Hirsi Ali, the author of Infidel, in an interview in The Globe and Mail. When asked whether she will raise her son as an atheist: It’s very interesting that you ask that. My life before I had my child was abstract. Now, once you have the child, [Read More…]