Support the Second Season of The Humanist Experience Podcast

The Humanist Experience, a podcast I can’t recommend highly enough, is raising funds for a second season — and they just became the official podcast for Foundation Beyond Belief. It’s a wonderful show that presents positive atheism.



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Atheists Are Raising Funds to Help Hurricane Matthew Victims

Hurricane Matthew has already struck Haiti, killing nearly 300 people in its wake so far, and it’s about to hit Florida as I write this. The devastation from the Category 4 hurricane will almost certainly be extensive.

Foundation Beyond Belief is now calling on atheists to chip in to help the victims of this natural disaster:

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Atheists Are Raising Funds to Help Flood Victims in Louisiana. Please Consider Chipping In!

You may have heard that Louisiana is suffering from massive flooding. 40,000 homes have been damaged. 8,000 people are in emergency shelters. Nearly a dozen people have died. And it’s not over yet. Foundation Beyond Belief is now calling on atheists to chip in to help the victims of this natural disaster:

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Atheists Are Raising Funds to Help Those Affected by the Earthquake in Ecuador

Over the weekend, there was a devastating earthquake in Ecuador. As of this writing, more than 270 people have died, more than 2,500 people have been injured, and the horrors seems to grow larger by the hour.

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Foundation Beyond Belief, an atheist organization I work with that supports secular charities, is currently holding a fundraiser to help people who have been affected by this tragedy.

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How You Can Help an International Humanist-Led Mission Trip

As much as I dislike church-sponsored mission trips, especially short-term ones that don’t really help people in developing countries (but make for a great photo-op), I have to admire the way some Christians are willing to go overseas in order to help people they’ve never met. Even if proselytizing is included in the mix, those trips can make a big difference.

Conor Robinson wanted to create an atheist version of a mission trip — minus the proselytizing — and that’s why he began the Humanist Service Corps, a project of Foundation Beyond Belief. He’s currently leading a team in Ghana for his second stint overseas, and he’s looking for team members to join him beginning this summer.

He was kind enough to answer my questions about his work.



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