Simon Singh Suffers Setback

Last we heard from Simon Singh, he was preparing an appeal in his case. If you recall, Singh was being sued for libel by the British Chiropractic Association because he had written an article trashing the supposed legitimacy of chiropractics. There’s an update on the case and it’s not a good one: … the Court [Read More...]

Indiana Atheist Appears on Fox & Friends

Atheist Eoban Binder appeared on Fox & Friends this morning to talk about the Indiana Atheist Bus Campaign’s recent victory! Eoban handled himself well, especially considering I wanted to scream when either Steve Doocy or Pastor Tony Taylor said anything. Recall the ad in question: What was Taylor’s response to it? “I feel it’s an [Read More...]

Why is the (Christian) Jubilee Market Getting $1,000,000 of Taxpayer Money?

This is the Jubilee Market in Chicago (pics courtesy of Rob Sherman): (You can see the fine print on that second pic — “Serving You with the Care of Christ” and “Believe in Jesus Christ and Be Saved… Acts 16:31″) If you look at other pics of the place, it only gets more Jesufied. Not [Read More...]

Atheist Delivers Invocation at Cobb County Board Meeting

When I think of Cobb County in Georgia, the first thing that comes to mind is the fact that, in 2005, school officials put stickers inside the Biology textbooks that read, “evolution is only a theory.” But now I can think of something more pleasant. On Tuesday night, American Atheists President Ed Buckner delivered the [Read More...]

Illinois Lawmakers To Give Millions in Taxpayer Money to Churches

The Illinois Constitution contains not-so-subtle wording that says we have a separation of church and state: ARTICLE X, SECTION 3. PUBLIC FUNDS FOR SECTARIAN PURPOSES FORBIDDEN — Neither the General Assembly nor any county, city, town, township, school district, or other public corporation, shall ever make any appropriation or pay from any public fund whatever, [Read More...]