Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Humanists

Humanist Network News has a really interesting article on how Dr. King had the support of a number of non-religious people during the civil rights movement: Asa Philip Randolph, one of the historical figures portrayed in the exhibit, was instrumental in helping King organize the 1963 March on Washington, along with Bayard Rustin, a pacifist [Read More...]

Jim Wallis on the Daily Show

Jim Wallis, head of Sojourners, a Christian activist organization that is often taking on the Religious Right and advocating for a more politically progressive Christianity focused on issues of poverty and environmental stewardship, was on the Daily Show the other night to promote his new book The Great Awakening. You can watch the interview here. [Read More...]

100% Un-deluded

Blog reader Jeff created a t-shirt design for those who enjoy the atheist Scarlet A and puns Feel free to check out the gear. The more people who display the A, the better. (And it makes a great conversation piece… well… at least a great very-short-conversation piece.) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Where Are the Jews?

Many Christians visit this atheist blog. Some come regularly to read and comment, some for a brief time to learn about atheists or to challenge or clarify their own beliefs, a few to preach, and a very few to snipe or condemn. In the last 15 months I can remember Muslims commenting here three times. [Read More...]

A Collection of Atheist Quotations

A collection of some thought-provoking quotations about atheism and religion, set to dance music — what else would you expect from someone named TranceDevotee? [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]