Stop Reading the Horoscopes

XKCD points out the obvious: (Thanks to Beau for the link!) [tags]atheist, atheism, skeptic[/tags] [Read more...]

Culturally Christian Atheist

Author Sarah Vowell has an op-ed piece in today’s New York Times about Martin Luther King, Jr., the notion of “radical love,” and how it’s missing in the current crop of candidates (especially the Republican ones). I live in Lower Manhattan. In my seriously secular neck of the woods, Christians are often dismissed as those [Read More...]

Article in Notices of the American Mathematical Society

There’s a first time for everything. I recently wrote an article for the February, 2008 edition of the Notices of the American Mathematical Society academic journal. I can’t believe it either. What does this have to do with atheism? I teach math. I wrote a book. I blog about atheism. So my article is a [Read More...]

Could We Hold the Ultimate Atheist Conference?

At the “meeting of the atheist leaders” on Saturday, there were several discussions about tactics and ideas for future collaboration. The idea that caught my attention the most was Atheist Alliance International (AAI) president Margaret Downey‘s call for a “Unity Convention in 2010.” Right now, the major national atheist groups hold conferences once a year. [Read More...]

Carnival of the Godless #83

The new Carnival of the Godless is at Tangled Up in Blue Guy. Go check it out! The next CotG is at Mind On Fire in two weeks. Submit your entries here! [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]