Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA: Separate Religion from Schools

***Update***: AxeGrrl informed me that there’s an older video of Björn speaking about his atheistic beliefs: … Here’s Björn Ulvaeus of ABBA, talking about the Swedish atheist bus campaign and why the country shouldn’t be mixing religion with schools: Without thinking too much about it at the time, when I wrote the lyrics for Abba’s [Read More…]

Keith Olbermann Puts Anonymous Atheist On List of Worst Persons

Last night, the anonymous atheist who donated money for the New York City atheist bus campaign was named “Worse” (i.e. #3) on Keith Olbermann‘s list of Worst Persons in the World: Olbermann said the following: Tonight’s worst persons in the world. The bronze: To the person who donated the scratch for ten thousand dollars worth [Read More…]

The Atheist’s Guide to Christmas Now Available for Preorder

***Update***: As commenters have noted, the book is not available for pre-order in America… just in the UK. Yet another reason they are superior to us … Ariane Sherine is the brain behind the Atheist Bus Campaign, and her new book The Atheist’s Guide to Christmas is finally available for pre-order: The book features (not [Read More…]

Atheist Bus Ad Prompts New Policy in Indiana

Transpo is the public bus line in South Bend, Indiana. They were at the center of a public relations fiasco a couple months ago when they rejected (then later accepted) an ad from atheists. The oh-so-controversial ad read: “You Can Be Good Without God.” Yesterday, Transpo decided they didn’t want to deal with this problem [Read More…]

Atheist Bus Campaign in… New York City!

New York City is finally joining the Atheist Bus Campaign! This month, some two dozen buses will roll through Manhattan, debuting our 12-foot long, three foot high message, “You don’t have to believe in god to be a moral or ethical person”. Look for the signs the first day our buses maneuver through the city [Read More…]