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October 02, 2017
Las Vegas Shooting Survivor: “I’m a Firm Believer in God Now”
During an interview this morning with CNN, a witness to the Las Vegas shooting said...
September 17, 2017
The Day Atheism Saved My Life
Lisa Wickern wrote this powerful essay in memory of her son, who died four years...
July 31, 2017
A New Project Will Offer “Secular Support to Grieving Nonbelievers”
How do you deal with death when you don't believe in an afterlife or that...
July 09, 2017
Cross on TX Highway Sign is “Non-Sectarian Symbol of Death,” Say State Officials
I can't decide if these people are lying or genuinely ignorant of how a cross...
July 04, 2017
“Beauty King of Iraq” Killed Because Extremists Thought He Looked Gay
Karar Noshi, a young Iraqi actor known for his distinct long blond hair, has reportedly...
June 19, 2017
Catholic Group Uses Loophole to Block Assisted Dying in Winnipeg Hospital
Even though doctors at St. Boniface Hospital in Manitoba want to help suffering patients die...
June 19, 2017
Irish Professor Blasts Homosexuality “Disorder” After Lesbian Icon Dies
Here's some advice: When a friend of yours dies, don't use her death as an...
June 16, 2017
This Church Wants You To Pray for a Dead Worship Leader’s (Literal) Resurrection
What are the man's children supposed to think a week or two from now? That...
June 12, 2017
Pakistan Sentences Man to Death for Alleged Blasphemy on Facebook
How many people have to die before these radical Muslims accept that their actions are...
June 10, 2017
A Dying Atheist Shares the Bad Medical Advice He’s Getting in This Book Parody
Crispian Jago's renal cancer is serious enough that doctors are giving him no more than...
May 02, 2017
Mississippi Funeral Home Sued After Allegedly Refusing to Transport and Cremate Body of Gay Man
The funeral home told the deceased man's husband that they did not “deal with their...
April 24, 2017
A 29-Year-Old Blogger Who Criticized Islamic Extremism Was Murdered in the Maldives
Yameen Rasheed, a blogger critical of radical Islam, lived in the Maldives, an island nation...
April 19, 2017
Telling a Dying Man That Donald Trump Was Impeached Is Better Than Saying He’s Going to Heaven
Last week, an Oregon man named Michael Garland Elliott died. And the reason that became...
April 16, 2017
Asking Whether Adam and Eve’s Kids Committed Incest May Have Led to Murder of Pakistani Student
Days after the murder of Pakistani activist Mashal Khan, it's becoming apparent just how thin-skinned...
April 14, 2017
Religion Is Never an Excuse for Violence (Even in the NFL)
Dan Rooney, the chairman of the Pittsburgh Steelers, died yesterday. A lot of the obituaries...
April 13, 2017
“Humanist” Student Mashal Khan Beaten to Death in Pakistan After Accusations of Blasphemy
According to very disturbing reports out of Pakistan, Mashal Khan, an activist who called himself...
April 10, 2017
A Dying Atheist’s Last Wish Was To Have a Godless Funeral, So His Daughter Put One Together
This is what a funeral should be: Sharing wonderful memories of the deceased. There's no...
March 25, 2017
Study Finds That Atheists, Just Like the Devoutly Religious, Don’t Fear Death
There's a belief among many religious people that atheists fear death. That's why, when trying...
March 19, 2017
The Legacy of the “Father” of Ex-Gay Therapy
The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, discusses the death of Joseph Nicolosi,...
March 18, 2017
Indian Atheist Hacked to Death After Posting Criticisms of Religion on Social Media
A 31-year-old Indian man named H. Farook was hacked to death on Thursday night by...
March 15, 2017
This Atheist’s Obituary from 1889 Is Delightful: The “Infidel” Was “Perfectly Rational to the Last”
I've no idea who Gus M. Setzer of China Grove, North Carolina, was. But if...
March 11, 2017
Gay Conversion Therapy Advocate Joseph Nicolosi is Dead. His Ideas, Unfortunately, Will Live On
Joseph Nicolosi, a man whose life was defined by the gay and lesbian people whose...
January 15, 2017
Podcast Ep. 144: Rebecca Hensler, Founder of Grief Beyond Belief
Our latest podcast guest is Rebecca Hensler, the founder of Grief Beyond Belief, a Facebook...
January 13, 2017
Ugandan Politician Allegedly Buried With $55,000 in Coffin (So God Will Forgive His Sins)
According to African news sources -- so take this with a grain of salt --...
January 11, 2017
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) Says He’ll Overturn Washington D.C.’s “Death With Dignity” Act
Last month, the Washington, D.C. city council passed a bill allowing terminally ill patients to...
January 11, 2017
Warren Allen Smith, Author of
Who’s Who in Hell
, Has Died
Warren Allen Smith, a longtime atheist activist, died Monday evening at the age of 95.
January 08, 2017
Nat Hentoff, an Anti-Abortion Atheist and Free Speech Advocate, Has Died at Age 91
Nat Hentoff, a longtime columnist for the Village Voice, the Wall Street Journal, and the...
January 07, 2017
The SC Dept. of Public Safety Will No Longer Send Christian Propaganda to Grieving Citizens
Just days after a Humanist group sent a letter to South Carolina's Department of Public...
January 04, 2017
The SC Dept. of Public Safety Sent a Grieving Atheist a Book Urging Her to Follow Christ
After a woman's father was killed in a car crash, the South Carolina Department of...
December 29, 2016
This Profile of Bart Campolo Shows How the Best Parts of Religion Can Still Work Without God
This weekend's New York Times Magazine will include a wonderful story by journalist Mark Oppenheimer...
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