An Atheist Hugfest in Champaign, Illinois

The Illini Secular Student Alliance in Champaign, Illinois is raising money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night walk by offering hugs, hugs, and more hugs! They’re only $1 each Yesterday alone, they raised $110. And they have three more weeks of this! What a great way to break stereotypes, raise money for [Read More…]

The Mock-Mythbusters Tackle God’s Existence

Finally, Adam and Jamie tackle the one myth we’ve been waiting forever for them to bust Alas, one of the cast members was sacrificed, but that’s the price you have to pay for Science… (Thanks to Don for the link!) [Read more…]

Atheist Group Asks You To Worship JesusMuhammadShivaClaus

Every year at the University of Minnesota, student groups are invited to “Paint the Bridge,” a tradition in which the groups paint panels on the side of a bridge with their logo, meeting info, etc. This year, the Campus Atheists, Skeptics, and Humanists (CASH) went with something potentially controversial: They argue there’s nothing wrong with [Read More…]

On Monday, a Congressional Briefing on Secular America

The Secular Coalition for America is having its first-ever Congressional Briefing this Monday, October 1st at 10:30a. That’s a big freakin’ deal: Lost in much of the discussion about religion in the public sphere is the ever growing population of Americans who feel that religion should be a private matter and that entanglement between church [Read More…]

Atheists Are Proof God Exists, Says Catholic Priest

If you spend any amount of time around the atheist community — on blogs, on videos, at in-person meet-ups, reading books, etc. — you quickly find that the arguments given in favor of the existence of a god tend to repeat themselves. I’m sure you’ve heard most of the following: There is a god because… [Read More…]