Draw Muhammad Day: A Compilation

Why should we draw Muhammad? Because Muslims say we can’t. They say any depiction of Muhammad is offensive, whether he’s angry or smiling or not even human. The Muhammad who was recently depicted on South Park did not need to be censored. The stick figure drawings of Muhammad that appeared on college campuses over the [Read More...]

Visiting Oregon This Friday

Just a reminder that I’ll be speaking at the University of Oregon (in the city of Eugene) this Friday night for the Alliance of Happy Atheists. All the details can be found here! The event is free and we’ll all be going out for dinner afterwards! Hope you can make it. [Read more...]

Paul Kurtz Resigns from Center For Inquiry

***Update***: Many current CFI staffers and local advisory board members (independent from CFI management and Board of Directors) have signed a “Letter of Gratitude,” thanking Paul Kurtz for all he has done. We, the undersigned CFI staff and local advisory board members, wish to express our profound gratitude to Paul Kurtz for his many decades [Read More...]

They Took a Vow of Secrecy?!

Everytime it seems like the Catholic Church child-raping scandal can’t possibly get any worse, some new story turns up. In 1975, young victims of sexual abuse were told to sign “vows of silence” that they wouldn’t speak out against Father Brendan Smyth. Cardinal Sean Brady was in the room when that happened and said nothing. [Read More...]

Bad News: Greensboro Mayor Gets Rid of Moment of Silence…

***Update***: Joshua Deaton and other members of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro Atheists/Agnostics/Skeptics attended last night’s city council meeting to voice their opposition to the invocations. Here is Joshua’s speech: … Bill Knight is the mayor of Greensboro, North Carolina and he’s decided to do away with moments of silence before city council [Read More...]