Believe it or not, there are LGBT groups at Christian colleges. They’re underground, online, and *very* anonymous. The schools would expel the students in a heartbeat… if only they knew who they were… [Read more…]
Richard Haynes (Atheist Nexus) and Dr. Tom Arcaro (Elon University) are trying to find out some details about atheists, specifically about how they interact with non-believing communities. Questions on their survey ask: What is your perception of national atheist organizations? Do you belong to any local/state/national atheist groups? How has your atheism impacted your personal/romantic/social life? [Read more…]
After Pressure from Atheists, Church Cancels Student Matinee Performance of Merry Christmas Charlie Brown
There’s been a lot of controversy surrounding Terry Elementary School’s decision to take students on a field trip to a local church to watch a performance of Merry Christmas Charlie Brown (a play that, in part, promotes Christianity). [Read more…]
The Secular Student Alliance national conference is a must-attend event for me each year and I’m thrilled to see they’ll be running two separate events this summer: One in Las Vegas (for those in the West) and their regular one in Columbus, Ohio (for those in the Midwest/East). [Read more…]
As you are reading this, please bear in mind that this is taking place in 2012.
Here we go. [Read more…]