Atheists and Politics Don’t Mix

It’s nothing you haven’t already heard, but The New York Times is publishing an article tomorrow on the isolation of atheists in our political culture. Only one of the 535 members of Congress, Representative Pete Stark, Democrat of California, publicly identifies as a nontheist, according to the Secular Coalition of America, a lobbying group based [Read More...]

You’ll Never Guess How Many Members of Congress Do Not Believe in God

Congressperson Pete Stark accepted the 2008 Humanist of the Year award this past summer. An edited transcript of his speech is printed in the latest issue of The Humanist. Before you get to that article, though, there is a brief introduction explaining how Stark became the only openly non-theistic Member of Congress: In the fall [Read More...]

RSS Feed Working Now

For those of you Sage users, this site’s RSS feed should be working again! (Thanks to Adrian for all his help!) [Read more...]

That Looks About Right…

Courtesy of fuzheado: (via Too Many Tribbles) [Read more...]

Female Atheists: Don’t Attack Mark Wahlberg

He doesn’t like it. The actor was promoting a movie on the show when a screaming fan ran towards Wahlberg and had to be pulled off him by security guards — and the star fears her intentions might not have been altogether good. He explains, “The only thing that was a bit disturbing was she [Read More...]