Let Them Learn Bullshit!

The problem of the public funding of religious schools — let alone those explicitly promoting Creationism — seems so self-evident to even the most lightly secular of us, that it can be shocking to see how those on the other side view the entire issue. We’ve heard time and time again the arguments for vouchers [Read More…]

Texas GOP: Don’t Teach Them How to Think Critically

If you’re voting for the GOP in Texas, you’re not doing anybody any favors: (via Far Left Side) [Read more…]

Atheists Are Organizing in High Schools

Kimberly Winston of the Religion News Service just released her article on the rise of high school atheists. I’ve been doing research on the subject for the past month for my book and this only confirms what I’ve been finding: There were about a dozen such [high school atheist] clubs at the beginning of the [Read More…]

An Interview with the Secular Women of Secular Woman

If you were anywhere vaguely secular on the Internet yesterday, you might have heard about Secular Woman. The new organization was all over Twitter, Facebook… and on Glenn Beck‘s website The Blaze.   Dedicated to “advancing the interests of atheist, humanist and other non-religious women,” the national organization, which is open to all chromosome combinations, [Read More…]

Sam Harris Just Wants to Have a Discourse

Is that so wrong? Harris responded to the video on Twitter Brutal, but well-deserved…RT @HDerpity:bit.ly/N4UnGy — Sam Harris (@SamHarrisOrg) June 28, 2012 [Read more…]