Atheist Donates Millions to New York Catholic Schools

Atheist Robert W. Wilson made hundreds of millions of dollars in hedge funds. And he recently gave $5,600,000 to the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York. “Most of what the Catholic schools teach are the three Rs,” said Wilson, 83, in a phone interview, referring to reading, writing and arithmetic. “And they do it better [Read More...]

A Couple Radio Shows You Should Hear…

Tonight at 10:00 p.m. (ET), several YouTube activists will be on “God Discussion” to “talk about their experiences which led to non-belief and/or activism.” All the details about how to listen, how to call in with a question, and how to chat with others during the episode can be found here. The show lasts for [Read More...]

Food for Freethought 2010

The Metro State Atheists in Colorado are running their annual Food for Freethought event September 28th-30th. How does it work? You give them non-perishable foods (which will be donated), and they’ll give you a banned book! How can you help? Donate money to the cause. Donate books for the cause. The event takes place at [Read More...]

Would Atheists Donate Money to a Peace-Seeking Religious Organization?

Every three months, Foundation Beyond Belief picks charities in nine different categories and encourages atheists to donate money to them. Since we “opened shop” at the beginning of 2010, we’ve raised over $38,000. It’s really incredible the amount of support we’ve received from the Humanist community. This quarter, we asked ourselves a question: Would atheists [Read More...]

Foundation Beyond Belief Gives Away Over $20,000 During Second Quarter

Foundation Beyond Belief, a non-profit group I work with that encourages atheists to give to charities, just wrapped up its second quarter, and our members have outdone themselves. At the end of March, we were able to report that our beneficiaries received a total of $12,500. Now, at the end of June, we can say [Read More...]


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