How to Make the Most of a Campus Preacher

Brother Jed & Sister Cindy are notorious campus preachers and they were at the University of Arizona last week. Reader Benjamin tells me it was a great recruiting tool for their Secular Student Alliance affiliate group: They’ve probably brought more new people to our campus group in 4 days than all the other events we’ve [Read More...]

Why I’m Having an Abortion

Angie Jackson is in the process of getting an abortion. What makes this even more interesting is that she’s been documenting the experience on her website and on Twitter. (Angie’s also on YouTube, though she hasn’t documented anything about the situation there yet. and you can see her talking about her situation here.) I think [Read More...]

Are You Atheist And Against Same Sex Marriage?

Are there any atheists out there who oppose same-sex marriages/civil unions? If so, reader Teresa would like to talk to you for a paper she’s writing. You can contact her directly. Thanks! [Read more...]

Videos from the Secular Student Alliance Leadership Conference

The Secular Student Alliance recently held a leadership conference on the West Coast (at Stanford University) and there’s plenty of excellent talks from that conference available on YouTube. I know the sound quality is pretty weak (we’re working on that for the next leadership conference) but you can still get tons of great information from [Read More...]

The Religiously Unaffiliated Are All Over the Place

Every time we see the word “none” or “unaffiliated” in a religious survey, we always need to take it with a grain of salt. “None” is not the same thing as “atheist” and “unaffiliated” can mean just about anything. A new study released by the Pew Forum only confirms this. First, the good news. They [Read More...]