@PennJillette, Your Friend Is Wrong

If you’ve been hanging around the freethought communities lately, you’ve probably heard a lot about sexism. You’ve probably heard plenty of women sharing their experiences: feeling objectified, feeling dismissed, feeling threatened, feeling constantly sexualized. Does that mean every man in the skeptic and atheist communities is a misogynist douchebag? Absolutely and unquestionably not. Does the [Read More…]

Ask Richard: Former Minister Grieves the Loss of Her Faith

Note: Letter writers’ names are changed to protect their privacy. Dear Richard, Thank you for being there (in “The Friendly Atheist”) when I finally realized I was grieving the loss of my faith. After a lifetime of service to the Presbyterian Church, including three years in seminary and seven years in pastoral ministry, it left [Read More…]

Dave Silverman Challenges Cee Lo Green to Sing ‘Imagine’ with the Correct Lyrics

This morning, American Atheists’ Dave Silverman made an offer to Cee Lo Green after the singer altered the lyrics to “Imagine” on New Years Eve: Come to the Reason Rally and sing the song with the line “And no religion, too.” Dave even offered to pay the expenses for the trip. Here’s the clip from [Read More…]

A Revised Billboard for ‘The Grace Effect’

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Christian Billboard Suggests Stalin’s Atrocities Were Due to His Atheism

Larry Taunton is a Christian and the author of a book called The Grace Effect. A large chunk of the book focuses on how awful societies ruled under atheism are. Because apparently those exist… And that brings us to the promotional campaign for his book — a number of billboards in Birmingham, Alabama with a [Read More…]