2011 Census Shows That a Quarter of England and Wales Residents Are ‘Nones’ Despite Poorly-Worded Question

The United Kingdom’s Office for National Statistics just released the results of the 2011 census and the results show that nearly 25% of the people in England and Wales profess no religion (PDF) — nearly 14,100,000 people. [Read more…]

The War on Christmas Just Moved to Times Square

Anyone walking through New York City’s Times Square today, near M&M’s World, will be greeted by American Atheists’ latest billboard pitting Santa Claus against Jesus.

It reads “Keep the merry! Dump the myth!” [Read more…]

Frank Bruni on the Ever-Thinning Line Between Church and State

The New York TimesFrank Bruni writes in today’s paper about our country’s “God Glut,” referencing Blake Page and Mikey Weinstein in the process: [Read more…]

Atheists Bus Ads Go Up in Anchorage, Alaska

The Freedom From Religion Foundation just put up ten signs bearing four different messages on buses in Anchorage, Alaska: [Read more…]

Liberty Counsel’s Matt Barber: The FFRF Needs to Be Punched in the Mouth (Metaphorically, Of Course)

Matt Barber of the conservative Christian group Liberty Counsel knows exactly how to defeat the Freedom From Religion Foundation, a group he considers bullies: Punch them in the mouth. Metaphorically. (Because when you want to fight back against a bully, metaphors will do the trick!) [Read more…]