Atheist Bus Campaign in… Ottawa!

The vote was taken and free speech won out! The city council in Ottawa voted 13-7 yesterday in favor of having atheist ads on their buses! The ad is one you’ve seen before — “There’s probably no God, now stop worrying and enjoy your life.” But watch how one opponent removes the “probably” wording and [Read More…]

Atheist Bus Campaign in… Calgary!

Starting today, a handful of buses in Calgary (in Alberta, Canada) will feature atheist ads! Signs bearing the message, “There’s probably no God. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life,” will appear on eight Calgary buses for four weeks. “It’s time that we show our point of view,” said Cliff Erasmus, executive director of the [Read More…]

Islamic Bus Ads in San Francisco

Well, I guess the atheist bus ad strategy is catching on. Though someone was definitely not thinking strategically in this case. Not only are there now bus ads for Islam, they’re appearing on buses in San Francisco… Two immediate thoughts: First of all, I better not hear of any atheist protesting those signs being allowed [Read More…]

Ottawa Atheists Could Use Your Help

A couple weeks ago, I mentioned that atheists in Ottawa, Canada were trying to put up bus ads of their own. The Humanist Association of Ottawa‘s ads — the same as the popular British ones reading, “There’s probably no god. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life.” — were deemed “too offensive” by advertisers and [Read More…]

Atheist Bus Campaign in… Seattle!

Seattle Atheists is preparing to launch a bus ad campaign of its own, humorously enough, on April 1st, a.k.a. April Fool’s Day, a.k.a. the Atheist’s Holiday (ha ha ha)… Here’s what you will be seeing on local buses: I like it. Short and sweet and pro-atheist instead of anti-religious. And leading into that campaign will [Read More…]