My New Book is Now Available! Introducing The Young Atheist’s Survival Guide

Last year, I began outlining a book that talked about the unique struggles of high school atheists. We hear so much about college groups and what they deal with, but only rarely do we hear about high school atheists and the obstacles they face: Coming out to your parents, dealing with religious administrators, overcoming the fear of isolation, trying to start an atheist group at school, taking those courage first steps away from your parents’ faith… [Read more...]

A Children’s Book About Evolution (Without Any of the Scary Science Words)

Here’s a nifty little children’s book about evolution. It’s called Pepper’s Special Wings (Humanist Press, 2012) and it’s about a peppered moth and its evolutionary awesomeness (among other things): [Read more...]

Penn Jillette’s New Book Is Now Available

Now available in bookstores and online: Penn Jillette‘s new book Every Day is an Atheist Holiday! [Read more...]

New Book Tells Personal Journeys to Atheism for 25 Young People, Including Me

In the summer of 2009, I had an idea that I couldn’t get out of my head. I was a campus organizer for the Center for Inquiry On Campus at the time, and we were about to host dozens of secular college leaders from around the world for our annual summer leadership conference.

The students who came to the conference each held within them a personal story about how they had gotten there: perhaps their flight from dogma came through a moment of clarity late at night while reading a website analyzing the Bible; maybe they had experienced religiously-inspired misogyny or discrimination in their youth and chose to forge a new path; perhaps they had lived through years of their prayers going unanswered and had concluded that God does not exist. [Read more...]

Pat Robertson Talks About Fifty Shades of Grey

In the latest clip from The 700 Club, even Pat Robertson‘s co-host Kristi Watts gets creeped out by him in the first few seconds: [Read more...]


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