Ray Comfort Lies Again

Now, Bananaman Ray Comfort is not just lying about the definition of an atheist; he’s lying about my friend. First, Ray talks about a random person who claims he was once a Christian and then became an atheist: … Hold it there for a moment. He was once a strong Christian? Let’s analyze what he [Read More...]

A Reason to Listen to Air America Minnesota

In October, the Freedom From Religion Foundation got a nationally-broadcast atheist radio show on Air America. Starting in January, Minnesota Atheists will be doing something similar on Air America Minnesota. The show will air Sundays from 9 to 10 a.m. on AM 950 starting Jan. 13 when Oxford professor, evolutionary biologist and world-renown atheist Richard [Read More...]

Mark Your Calendars

With the new year starting, remember to mark the following dates on your calendars! They represent the upcoming conferences for the major atheist/Humanist/skeptic groups in the country. Hopefully you can attend one or more of these! Convention Location Dates American Atheists Minneapolis, MN 3/21-3/23 Society for Humanistic Judaism Los Angeles, CA 4/4-4/6 American Humanist Association [Read More...]

Peace on Earth? Keep Religion Separate

Dan Barker, co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation had an op-ed piece in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel over the weekend. What most of the detractors [of state/church separation] don’t seem to understand is that we are not threatening their freedom to believe, practice or advertise their religion. We sue governments, not individuals or churches. [Read More...]

Ellery Schempp and the Bible

I was reading the latest Freethought Today (courtesy of the Freedom From Religion Foundation) and saw a transcript of Ellery Schempp‘s speech from FFRF’s recent convention. Ellery is the man who, as a boy, played a major role in getting forced prayer out of public schools. He’s a freethought hero, if ever there was one. [Read More...]