Does Acceptance of Gay Rights Mean We’re Becoming More Secular?

Earlier this month, the New York Times made the bold (and very true) claim that President Barack Obama‘s support among LGBT voters practically won him the election. Obama beat Gov. Mitt Romney three-to-one among the 5% of voters who identify as LGBT, according to exit polls, constituting “more than enough to give him the ultimate advantage.” [Read more…]

The War on Christmas… Animated

You know your cause has hit the big time when the Taiwan-based Next Media Animation studio is covering the drama. [Read more…]

American Atheists Asks Supreme Court to Review Kentucky’s ‘God Protects Us From the Terrorists’ Law

Back in 2006, politicians in Kentucky passed a law that required the state’s Department of Homeland Security to declare in its training materials that security was unattainable without reliance on “Almighty God.” It also required a plaque to be installed at the Department’s entrance saying as much. [Read more…]

Congratulations to Debbie Goddard!

Debbie Goddard, who has held several different positions at the Center for Inquiry, just got a well-deserved promotion. She’s CFI’s new Director of Outreach: [Read more…]

Russell Brand Interviews Two Members of the Westboro Baptist Church

I’m not an overly huge fan of Russell Brand, so I must say I was pleasantly surprised by this fairly well handled interview with Steve Drain and Timothy Phelps of the Westboro Baptist Church: [Read more…]