If Atheists Talked Like Christians… (A Contest)

What would happen if atheists started talking like Christians? I made a suggestion on Twitter… … and other responded back with their own: What would you add to the list? Let us know in the comments! One random entry will win an awesome atheist t-shirt from Compass 120 Apparel, a new company that will go [Read More…]

In Arizona, the Bible Will Be Taught in Public Schools

In the video below, The Young Turks dissect the recent Arizona bill that would allow the Bible to be taught in public schools as an elective. Sounds legal and harmless — and it can be in some cases — but depending on who’s teaching it and how it’s being taught, it could also be a [Read More…]

At Global Atheist Convention, Islamic Protesters Have No Power

During the Global Atheist Convention in Australia this week, there were a handful of Islamic demonstrators: Obviously, I wasn’t there and I don’t know what happened beyond what you see in that clip. But I think there’s still something to learn from it. I love that it looks to be a completely peaceful demonstration (perhaps [Read More…]

Oklahoma Freethought Convention Will Take Place in June

The Oklahoma Freethought Convention is taking place on June 23rd at the Tulsa Convention Center Assembly Hall and, after watching The Thinking Atheist‘s promo video, I’m getting excited about it already: An event like this takes a lot of time, effort, and money to run smoothly, so if you’d like to donate something to help [Read More…]

Army Plans New Ultra-Conservative Appearance Policies

The Army is planning some new ultra-conservative appearance regulations that might have more to do with traditional values than the needs of the Army. There are approximately 17 proposed changes that will severely limit tattoos, nail polish, and facial-hair regulations, even during off-duty time. Changes may have the effect of increasing pressure on gay and [Read More…]