The Creation Museum of Presidential Libraries

It’s a side comment, but it makes so much sense… Keith Olbermann, talking about Karl Rove and the George W. Bush Presidential Library: OLBERMANN: Yes, I understand that. You know, one of the other you‘s in there is Karl Rove that story about him possibly being in charge of the presidential library, the creation museum [Read More...]

Go to Sunday School!

No, not that one. This one. Sunday school for atheists: An estimated 14% of Americans profess to have no religion, and among 18-to-25-year-olds, the proportion rises to 20%, according to the Institute for Humanist Studies. The lives of these young people would be much easier, adult nonbelievers say, if they learned at an early age [Read More...]

Indiana’s “In God We Trust” License Plates

In Indiana last year, a law was passed that allowed the Bureau of Motor Vehicles to issue license plates that were stamped with the label “In God We Trust.” The law was passed by a vote of 134-2. Now, that label alone isn’t a problem. If people want to purchase that specialty plate, with the [Read More...]

Out of the Frying Pan…

The Catholic Church is worried because people are leaving the church… That might be a good thing from an atheist perspective except the people are “join[ing] Pentecostal and other evangelical movements” instead. “We shouldn’t begin by asking ourselves what is wrong with the Pentecostals, but what our own pastoral shortcomings are,” [Cardinal Walter] Kasper told [Read More...]

Interview on British Radio

This past Saturday, I was interviewed on a show called Unbelievable? airing on Premier Christian Radio in the United Kingdom. The host was Justin Brierley and he had me alongside Tom Price of the Damaris Trust, an “educational charity with a Christian foundation.” You can listen to the full interview by going here. [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]