2012 Atheist Film Festival in San Francisco This August

It was successful last year and they’re doing it again: The Atheist Film Festival will be taking place in San Francisco at the Roxie Theater on August 11th! If you submit a film, you could be eligible for a $250 grand prize: Topics concerning atheism, agnosticism, skepticism, science, or a secular approach to human are [Read More…]

‘Angry Atheist’ Podcast Features Interview with Atheist Pastor

The Angry Atheist just put out an interview he did with a pastor who’s secretly an atheist. While the pastor’s not currently in the pulpit, his story is just fascinating. What caused him to lose his faith? It started with the “end of the world” theories, he says. Later, his graduate school classes pushed him [Read More…]

In Memory of Tina Strobos

Dr. Tina Strobos died earlier this week. She was 91. She saved the lives of more than 100 Jews during the Holocaust by allowing them refuge in her Amsterdam home. She gave them food and medical care. She cleverly found ways to obtain fake passports for them. She was arrested nine times. Her house was [Read More…]

Pennsylvania Atheist Group Buys Billboard To Exploit ‘Year of the Bible’

As you all know (and are no doubt celebrating right now), 2012 has been declared “Year of the Bible” in Pennsylvania. Now, one atheist group is fighting back in their own way. The PA Nonbelievers are working in conjunction with American Atheists to put up this billboard in Harrisburg: The “HR 535 – Year of [Read More…]

Proposed Ad: ‘It’s Time to Quit the Catholic Church’

This is the full-page ad the Freedom From Religion Foundation wants to place in the New York Times: They’re looking for contributions to run the pricey $52,000 ad: If the response is enthusiastic enough, FFRF will book a full-page ad. If we don’t meet our $52,000 quota, we’ll go with a smaller ad. We can [Read More…]