Interview with Brian Sapient of The Blasphemy Challenge

Brian Sapient is co-founder of the Rational Response Squad, the group responsible for The Blasphemy Challenge. Prior to his work with the RRS, he was publicist for the Infidel Guy radio show. The Blasphemy Challenge has come under fire from many religious people who see it as both offensive and (ironically enough) an improper form [Read More…]

Interview with Annie Laurie Gaylor Follow-up

After my interview with Annie Laurie Gaylor, Devika posted the following: A question for Ms. Gaylor: When you mentioned your religious side of your family in your interview with Mr. Mehta, I couldn’t help but reflect on one my own conundrums. My family is staunch Catholic and although I don’t live with them, I often [Read More…]

Interview with Annie Laurie Gaylor

Annie Laurie Gaylor is the co-president of the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) as well as the editor of Freethought Today. She is also the author of several books, including Women Without Superstition: No Gods, No Masters, a collection of writings by women freethinkers. The Freedom From Religion Foundation was founded in 1978 by Annie [Read More…]

Interview with Ellen Johnson Follow-up

After my interview with Ellen Johnson, president of American Atheists, VJack asked this question: My main question for Ellen concerns the relationship of American Atheists with other freethought organizations such as Americans United for the Separation of Church and State or the Freedom From Religion Foundation. If she is right about political clout through numbers [Read More…]

Interview with Ellen Johnson

Since it’s creation by Madalyn Murray O’Hair in 1963, American Atheists has been one of the most widely recognized atheist organizations in the country. Ellen Johnson has been the president of the group since 1995. You may have seen her on Larry King Live, on the podium at the Godless Americans March on Washington in [Read More…]