Kowtowing, Nearly 40 Years Ago

In January of 1971, the first issue of The American Atheist came out, printed by American Atheists and its founder Madalyn Murray O’Hair. Within its pages was this cartoon, entitled “FCC”: How much do you feel has changed between 1971 and now? Do the movies, press and radio respect religion far more than it deserves? [Read More...]

Richard Dawkins, Scourge of Creationists

I’ll get right to the point: here’s a wonderful article on Richard Dawkins from The Times Online (UK). [Read more...]

Wafergate Starter on Freethought Radio This Weekend

Webster Cook, the Florida college student who started a national uproar when he left a Catholic Mass with a sacred Communion wafer, will be on Freethought Radio this weekend! The incident led to PZ Myers receiving death threats, Bill Donohue feeding his attention fetish, and a 1-800-Flowers employee getting fired. Tune in this weekend (or [Read More...]

I Sold My Soul in Italy and Germany

You know what would make a wonderful present for your German and Italian friends? A copy of I Sold My Soul on eBay in their languages! In Germany, Biete Seele – suche Gott: Was ein Atheist in christlichen Gemeinden erlebte: In Italy, Ho venduto l’anima su e-bay: In fact, buy them multiple copies. (Beats the [Read More...]

Non-Practicing Atheists

From Dave Coverly‘s Speed Bump: (via Speed Bump) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]