How to Be an Atheist Activist

Vjack offers a solid list of steps anyone can take to become an atheist activist: Vote up good atheist-related material on Digg, Reddit, and/or StumbleUpon. This helps others find it. Take action on relevant action alerts you receive. This is typically as simply as making a phone call, signing an on-line petition, or sending a [Read More...]

A Response to Christopher Hitchens’ Challenge

Implied in his book God is Not Great and explicitly stated in debates, Christopher Hitchens poses a challenge to those who claim theists have some sort of moral superiority: Name one ethical statement made, or one ethical action performed, by a believer that could not have been uttered or done by a nonbeliever. Basically, it’s [Read More...]

Atheists Near the Top of This Charity Website

What is Kiva? Kiva Microfunds is an organization that allows people to lend money via the Internet to microfinance institutions in developing countries which in turn lend the money to small businesses… Kiva recently announced the concept of “leading teams,” which lets an individual donor give in the name of a specific group. Right now, [Read More...]

Censorship Compromise?

There are people who don’t want to ban books… and people who don’t like those trashy novels… Finally, we have a compromise: (via Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal) [Read more...]

Atheist Groups in the News

There are atheists in Idaho! The Boise State Secular Student Alliance is now open for business. (All they need is approval from the university… which should simply be a formality.) [President Lloyd] Lowe posted flyers around campus and found agnostic and atheist Boise State students on Facebook two weeks before the fall semester started. The [Read More...]