Heathen Holiday Card of the Day! (12/20)

Continuing in my run of cards from overseas, this card was submitted by reader Janet Standen-Holmes and designed by Michelle Lupton, both of Melbourne, Australia.

I love this card — short, sweet, and punny. [Read more…]

This Explains the Atheist Banner Replaced by an American Flag…

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American Atheists is Suing the IRS, Claiming That It Gives Preferential Treatment to Religious Groups

The IRS loves churches.

How do I know this? On Pulpit Freedom Sunday back in October, more than 1,500 churches openly defied the law and endorsed a candidate for President. The IRS sat back and did nothing about it. Why? Bureaucracy. There was no one in the office who had the authority to initiate the audits, they said. It didn’t sound like they were in a rush to find someone to fill that position, either… [Read more…]

Atheist Banner in Pennsylvania Taken Down and Replaced with an American Flag

Yesterday, Justin Vacula put up the Freedom From Religion Foundation’s Winter Solstice banner in Wilkes-Barre’s Public Square (Pennsylvania):

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Alber Saber Talks to the Press: ‘They Picked a Good Moment to Target Me’

Egyptian atheist blogger and activist Alber Saber, recently convicted of blasphemy and now out on bail awaiting an appeal, gave an interview to Maggie Fick of the Associated Press. [Read more…]