Atheist Billboard Comes Down in Ohio After a Christian Complains

Last month, a few different billboards for the Mid Ohio Atheists went up in the city of Mansfield: Incredibly, that middle one turned out to be the most offensive. Today we received the news that the owner of the land where one of our billboards was placed has threatened to cancel his lease with Lamar [Read More…]

Cardinal Dolan Authorized Payments of $20,000 to Abusive Priests if They Quietly Left the Church

In news that’s shocking to no one, the Catholic Church is in the middle of another scandal: Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan of New York authorized payments of as much as $20,000 to sexually abusive priests as an incentive for them to agree to dismissal from the priesthood when he was the archbishop of Milwaukee. So [Read More…]

A New Way to Display the Ten Commandments in a Public School

The last time we talked about the Ten Commandments banner in Giles County schools, the district has suggested surrounding it with other “historical documents” and a judge had offered the district a compromise: Just cut the Ten Commandments down to six! Where are we at now? There’s good news! The Giles County School Board voted [Read More…]

Edward Tarte Shares His Thoughts About Funerals

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An Update to the Christian Church’s Billboard in North Carolina

Earlier today, I posted about this billboard up in North Carolina: While I appreciated the sentiment, I wanted to know if it was an attempt to look good without actually pushing for real change. I wanted to know if the church supported same-sex marriage. And, though less important, what did they they think of gay [Read More…]