Brainwashing Children with Virgins and Honey

Here’s a disturbing way to start your day. Recently, in Pakistan, a suicide bomber training facility was discovered. Inside, children ages 12 to 18 were trained to become martyrs for the Islamic faith. This picture, which was on one of the walls of the facility, shows a river full of milk and honey as well [Read More...]

Anti-atheist Article Published Again in Campus Newspaper

***Update***: Lucy Gubbins, the president of the Alliance of Happy Atheists, had a response to Richards’ article published in the same newspaper today: Wading through such journalistic gems as “idiots” and “dipshits” (in reference to atheists), I was unimpressed and bored by this “flamebait” of an article, which served no purpose but to present the [Read More...]

Travel Grant Deadline Approaching

If you’re a member of the Secular Student Alliance, you’re eligible for a $100 travel grant for our upcoming NorCal Regional Leadership Summit on the campus of Stanford University. All the details are here, but act soon because the deadline is next week! [Read more...]

Christopher Hitchens Talks About the “New Atheists”

Christopher Hitchens was asked the following question on Reddit: You and your fellow horsemen (Dawkins Dennett and Harris) are sometimes referred to collectively as “New Atheists.” What does this term mean to you? Do you embrace it, or do you hold that there is nothing particularly “new” about your breed of atheism? Also, in god [Read More...]

Two Views on Brit Hume’s Tiger Woods Comment

In case you missed it the other night, The Daily Show had a panel discussion on Brit Hume‘s comments about how Tiger Woods needed to become a Christian: The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c [Read more...]