Positive Atheist in Philadelphia

Sally Cramer is the new president of the Freethought Society of Greater Philadephia. She had a nice article about her published in Sunday’s edition of The Philadelphia Inquirer: Cramer is a 24-year-old graduate of West Chester University, lives in West Chester and is an office worker at the Deveraux Foundation, which deals with troubled youths. [Read More...]

Jesus is Better than Santa

At a public school in Irasburg, Vermont, language arts teacher Wally Rogers gave students a handout tited, “Why Jesus is Better than Santa Claus.” This is a teacher who had the Ten Commandments posted in the classroom. Religious books were on the classroom bookshelves. The teacher’s school-funded website had links to Christian organizations (one link [Read More...]

Humanist Symposium #14

The Humanist Symposium can be found this week at Countries Beginning with I. Go read it! The next HS is at Café Philos in three weeks. Submit your entries here! [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

The Magic Number

Thanks to those of you who “subscribe” to this site via an RSS feed. It looks like there’s just enough of you Coincidentally, the next check I write will also be check #666. Any suggestions as to what I should make that one out to? [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

Commercial for Ex-Gay Conference

Exodus International, the Christian group that purports to “cure your homosexuality,” has its annual conference this summer. Here’s the commercial for it: They don’t actually define what “change” is. They don’t mention what methods they use to “cure” you. Let’s face it: the girl in the video is headed for a lot more heartache if [Read More...]