The Young Turks University Crew Discussion Religion in College

It’s nothing you haven’t heard before, but here’s a really civil conversation about losing (and gaining) religion during college, courtesy of TYT University: (Thanks to MegaZeusThor for the link!) [Read more…]

Speaking at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo This Saturday

I’ll be giving a talk on “The Rise of High School Atheists” at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo for the Alliance of Happy Atheists this Saturday night! You’re all coming, yes? Excellent. Details: When: Saturday, April 21st, 6:30p-8:00p Where: Business Silo (3-213) Cost: Free! Facebook page: Here! If you don’t come, I’ll make this face: [Read More…]

If You Had Sex Before Marriage, You’re Like Dirty Water

On Friday, April 6th, Brad Seng spoke to the students at Southern Hills Middle School in Boulder, Colorado about sex education. … and you can already tell where this story is going: [Laura Binegar’s] daughter described an activity where students spit food into water glasses, then were asked if they would rather drink from a [Read More…]

Glenn Beck’s Website Positively Portrays Atheist Activist… Wait, What?!

When reporters from a company started by Glenn Beck say they want to interview you about your atheist activism, the logical response would be to laugh in their faces and run away, avoiding all the cameras inevitably pointed in your direction. But philanthropist Todd Stiefel — whose contributions allowed both the Reason Rally and Rock [Read More…]

Women in Secularism Conference: $25 Registration for 25 Students

The Center For Inquiry has this fantastic conference about Women in Secularism coming up next month in Arlington, Virginia. (The audience will hopefully include men, too.) Given the unique nature of this conference, I was worried that the registration cost ($219 for non-CFI members) might deter a lot of people from attending. But there’s now [Read More…]