I’ll Be on a Religion/Secularism Panel Discussion at Northwestern University This Wednesday

This Wednesday night, I’m participating in a two-person panel discussion on the intersection between religion and secularism (and how they’re opposed) at Northwestern University. The event goes from 7:00-9:00p in Harris Hall 107. It’s sponsored by the Secular Student Alliance and Northwestern University Interfaith Initiative (NUii). Stop by if you’re in the area! And as [Read More…]

What About My Right To Choose To Not Have a Choice? (Link Fixed)

Republican women are finally speaking out! Republicans, Get In My Vagina! from Kate Beckinsale (via Silver Outlined Window) [Read more…]

Sam Harris Continues the Discussion on Muslim Profiling

I know a lot of you are unhappy with him right now, but I’ll tell you what I like about Sam Harris. He doesn’t shy away from talking about controversial topics and he doesn’t back down from his critics. Instead, he’s continuing an interesting discussion. In his latest piece, he’s categorizing most of the assumptions [Read More…]

North Carolinians Should Vote Against Amendment 1 Tomorrow; Revised Billy Graham Says So

Tomorrow, people of North Carolina will have a chance to vote on Amendment 1 — an awful bill that would not only deny same-sex marriage, but also civil unions… which also could imperil “some children’s health insurance benefits, along with child custody arrangements and safeguards against domestic violence” (according to the New York Times). Please [Read More…]

Bradford County, Florida Is About to Get Hit with a Lawsuit

Bradford County, Florida just got a present, courtesy of the group Men’s Fellowship. It’s a Ten Commandments monument to put outside the county courthouse! “It’s not only important for this community,” [leader of the group Harry] Hatcher said of the Ten Commandments. “It’s important for any community. It’s important for individuals.” The Decalogue enshrined in [Read More…]