Barack the Vote

He’s not an atheist, but I still think Barack Obama is the best viable candidate in terms of respecting a separation of state and church. If you’re in Iowa, here’s to hoping you’re caucusing for him. (And not just for that reason.) Hopefully you’re not as much of an anti-atheist bigot as the woman below: [Read More...]

A Concerned Atheist Parent

After reading the Time magazine article (from 1970) and perhaps seeing the comments made in the blogosphere, Jeremy is concerned. He’s an atheist parent with custody of his children and he’s worried that his atheism may one day be used against him: As some of you might know, I’m the residential parent for two beautiful [Read More...]

Atheist Poetry Contest

I don’t have any other information on this. There’s no website for it that I can find. I think the winner just gets published copies of their writing. I’ll just put it out there: Incarnate Muse Press is seeking poems for its second atheist poetry anthology. Confront, question, or deny the god of your youth, [Read More...]

Becky Garrison’s Responses to Your Questions

***UPDATE***: A few more responses to your questions are below. As for Christopher Hitchens’ publisher’s non-use of materials, BG says this: Thomas Nelson [BG's publishers] required that writers must obtain permission for anything over 25 words. Christopher Hitchens’ publisher sent me a letter denying me permission to use any material from “God is Not Great.” [Read More...]

Christian OUT Campaign

First, The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science had their OUT campaign: And now, there is a Christian OUT campaign: That’s apparently a C. Who knew. (Notice that they actually write the word Christian to make it obvious what the letter stands for :)) Why is this needed? Some may wonder why there is [Read More...]