Richard Dawkins Encourages Atheists To Raise $1,000,000 for Charity

I’ve already encouraged you all to sign up for the Light the Night walks across the nation — where atheists are coming together to raise $1,000,000 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Todd Stiefel has done the same: Now, Richard Dawkins is getting in on the action: I am proud to say that the US [Read More…]

David, I’m Trying to Figure You Out…

David Hayward (a.k.a. nakedpastor) has a knack for drawing cartoons that can be interpreted in different ways by atheists and Christians, but his latest tweets are definitely puzzling to me… Some atheists are the best Christians I know. — David Hayward (@nakedpastor) July 7, 2012 Did you know you can be a christian and an [Read More…]

Pat Robertson Discovers Cherry Picking

Over the weekend, Pat Robertson received the following email from a viewer of The 700 Club: Over the holiday, I heard that America was founded as a Christian nation.  If that’s the case, why did we allow slavery? – CHRISTINE Who’s excited to hear what P. Rob had to say? Well, I think there was [Read More…]

Atheist Donates Kidney to a Complete Stranger: ‘It Was Something I Just Had To Do’

Kate Clarkson from Northumberland (in North East England) is a Humanist and did something worthy of that word: She donated a kidney to a complete stranger: In October 2010, the humanist celebrant, who has performed weddings and funerals for 20 years, was asked to speak at a commemoration service for transplant patients and their families. [Read More…]

Ask Richard: Not Yet Out to Parents, Wants to Start an Atheist Club at School

Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, I’m an “in the closet” atheist, but I want to start an atheist club at my school. Unfortunately, both of my parents are fundamental Baptists and, frankly, not rational when someone targets their beliefs. I really want to tell them that I don’t [Read More…]