The Future Is Ours

If you’re feeling a little pessimistic about the world, watch this video. Trust me, you’ll feel better. The Future is Ours from Michael Marantz on Vimeo. [Read more…]

Edward Tarte Could Have Remained a Priest, But…

Recently I made a YouTube video: “49th Anniversary of my Ordination to the Priesthood.” One of my subscribers, DaithiDublin, made the following video using my voice as heard on the last half of my video, along with visual images of his choosing: [Read more…]

Can Sam Harris Reclaim the Word ‘Spirituality’?

Sam Harris‘ next book will take a scientific look at spirituality. His first task might be convincing atheists to come along for the ride despite their shortcomings about the “S” word. He writes this in defense: We must reclaim good words and put them to good use — and this is what I intend to [Read More…]

Support The Good Atheist’s Kickstarter!

I have a confession to make: I have never read the Bible.  I read Genesis for a lit class in college, but when I tried to power through some more, I nearly died of boredom. Jacob Fortin of feels our pain and has a solution. It’s called Bible Stories, and he is translating the Good [Read More…]

Religious Groups Still Plan to Fight ObamaCare

The Supreme Court’s decision this morning declaring the Affordable Care Act constitutional, was the right one. One of the bright spots of the decision is that women will now be able to have access to birth control without needing a co-pay. It’s bad for Christian groups who want to take away that access from women, [Read More…]