Atheist Group Holds Ladies’ Night

When I heard that the Illini Secular Student Alliance group was holding a ladies-only event, my first thought was, “That sounds like a good way to get more people excited about being a part of the group.” My next thought was, “I give it about four minutes before some people cry ‘SEXISM!’…” [Read more…]

Liberty Institute Exaggerates Their Win in a Court Case Regarding Kountze Cheerleaders

The Christian group Liberty Institute put out a press release yesterday that shows just how desperate they are to give off the impression that they’re winning. [Read more…]

Are You Crazy If You Don’t Accept Science?

I would argue that those who reject the overwhelming evidence supporting evolution are willfully ignorant. Living in a fantasy world. Delusional. Maybe not crazy, only because that suggests to me a state you don’t have complete control over, but in colloquial terms, it fits. [Read more…]

She Left the ‘Pro-Life Movement’ and Now She Explains Why

Libby Anne has an amazing post about how she went from being a part of the pro-life movement to someone who passionately opposes it, and she explains how she made that transition in a powerful way that may appeal to a lot of people who are currently on the fence about the abortion issue: [Read more…]

Richard Dawkins Explores the Meaning of Life as an Atheist

In his latest documentary for Channel 4, Richard Dawkins explores Sex, Death and the Meaning of Life. The series has three episodes and runs through the end of the month. Episode 1 was about “sin” and Episode 2 was about what science can tell us about death.

In Episode 3, Dawkins talks about the meaning of life as an atheist: [Read more…]