Advice to a Young, Pro-Evolution Teacher

A letter to atheist advice-giver Molleen Matsumura in her Sweet Reason column reads like this: I’m a student in a teacher certification program in Texas, and I’m pretty nervous about how my atheism is going to play out as an elementary school teacher . So many of the other students in my program at the [Read More...]

A Gandhi Quotation

Mahatma Gandhi once said this: “I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.” Ray Comfort tries to respond. You know where this is going…: First, no one is like Jesus Christ. He was sinless. If you think you can be like Him, try living like Him [Read More...]

Secular Student Alliance Needs Summer Interns

The Secular Student Alliance is seeking two college interns this summer at its Albany, N.Y.-based headquarters. You can find out more information here. [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Chuck Norris on the NIU Shootings

Why did the shooting at NIU occur? Chuck Norris explains: … As I’ve said in different ways in different settings, we teach our children they are nothing more than glorified apes, yet we don’t expect them to act like monkeys. We place our value in things, yet expect our children to value people. We disrespect [Read More...]

Atheist on the Dance Floor

Looks like Penn Jillette is going to be a cast member on Dancing with the Stars beginning next month. His partner is Kym Johnson, last seen on the show with Mark Cuban. Anyone else ready for Freethought Freestyles? Secular Sambas? Pastafarian Paso Dobles?–ok, I’ll stop now. (via A Reasonable Atheist) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]