As if You Needed Another Reason to Celebrate Blasphemy Rights’ Day

After the upheaval in the Muslim world over the (terribly put together) “Innocence of Muslims” video, it looks like there will be a strong push in the United Nations to criminalize blasphemy (in case you didn’t have enough of a reason to celebrate for International Blasphemy Rights’ Day next Sunday).   Protesters have ignored the United States [Read More...]

FFRF Puts Up Gay-Friendly Atheist Billboard in Missouri

The Freedom From Religion Foundation just put up this billboard in Missouri with the message “Ban Marriage Between Church and State”: It comes in response to one put up by Catholic Radio reading “1 Man, 1 Woman, For Life!” In fact, the two signs are situated fairly close to each other. (Billboard wars!) Matt Gaines [Read More...]

Are You Registered to Vote?

If not, fix that now. And then vote for the Democrats. [Read more...]

Phyllis Schlafly: Obama Wants to Make This a Godless Nation

You know how President Obama has given millions of dollars to religious groups? You know how he invited Pastor Rick Warren to give the invocation address at his inauguration? You know how he urged the Democrats to put the word “God” back into the party’s platform? You know how he speaks at the National Prayer [Read More...]

Black Pastors Voice Support for Marriage Equality in Maryland

Remember how, back in August, the Coalition of African-American Pastors held a press conference to announce their opposition to same-sex marriage? (After reporter Jamila Bey asked Rev. William Owens about God’s position on polygamy, he asked to have her removed from the room.) On Friday, a different group of African-American pastors — including Rev. Al [Read More...]