Ron Brown Backs Down, But Still Hasn’t Learned

Remember Ron Brown? He’s the University of Nebraska assistant football coach who believes very strongly in the literal truth of the Bible. So strongly, in fact, that he spoke at a City Council meeting in Omaha back in March, opposing a law that would have banned discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender [Read More…]

Pastor Sean Harris Tries to Explain His Antigay Comments to an Atheist

Justin Griffith, the force beyond Rock Beyond Belief, was able to talk to Pastor Sean Harris, the Christian who made headlines when he preached the following: So your little son starts to act a little girlish when he is four years old and instead of squashing that like a cockroach and saying, ‘Man up, son, [Read More…]

Creationists Talk Trash About Libby Anne but Her Response is Fantastic

The Creationists at Answers in Genesis think they know why Libby Anne — who was raised in a fundamentalist family — is now an atheist. Obviously, she just didn’t understand the Bible. Or she attended a secular school. Or she took a wrong turn somewhere down the line. It’s insulting and demeaning and Libby Anne [Read More…]

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…]