Atheists on Nightline?

I just spoke to Brian Sapient of the Rational Response Squad (RRS) and he informed me that members of the RRS were interviewed for an episode of Nightline that is tentatively scheduled to air Tuesday night! The segment is focusing on the work of RRS, not simply the publicity of the Blasphemy Challenge. Of course, [Read More...]

Interview with Dale McGowan, author of Parenting Beyond Belief

Dale McGowan has been the author of popular works of fiction including Calling Bernadette’s Bluff. But in his new role as editor, he may be putting together his most fascinating work. Dale will soon release a collection of essays for parents who wish to raise their children without religion in a book titled Parenting Beyond [Read More...]

Friends of God: A Road Trip With Alexandra Pelosi

A documentary by Nancy Pelosi’s daughter, Alexandra, is set to debut at 9pm/8c tonight on HBO. Friends of God: A Road Trip With Alexandra Pelosi features the filmmaker talking with prominent evangelical leaders including Joel Osteen. Pelosi also talks to “visitors at religion-themed parks, a Christian comic, creationist educators, Liberty University students and activists in [Read More...]

18 Unconvincing Arguments for God

***Update: I’ve corrected a few mistakes in the intro, and I’ve attached August’s PDF of the arguments (great for printing out) and added some of his own thoughts. The arguments themselves are unchanged. Sorry for any inconvenience!*** August Berkshire, the public relations representative for Minnesota Atheists and Vice-President of Atheist Alliance International, has put together [Read More...]

Day of Faith Lawsuit

On July 26, 2006, 8-year-old DreShawna Davis was shot dead in the city of Jacksonville, Florida. The city, in response, wanted “more aggressive measures to reduce the homicide rate.” So mayor John Peyton took action. He held a rally in the local Veterans Memorial Arena, drawing 6,000 people. The rally was called “Day of Faith: [Read More...]