Florida Atheists Told To Change Shirts Or Leave City Council Meeting

Recently, the Atheists of Florida decided to protest the Cape Coral City Council’s proposal to have invocations before meetings as well as putting up a Ten Commandments display in City Hall. They protested by making speeches and wearing shirts reading, “One Nation, Indivisible” on a flag background: AoF member Christine Richards said this about the [Read More...]

Video of the Fort Worth Transit Authority Banning Religious/Atheist-Leaning Ads

I posted earlier about how the Fort Worth Transit Authority voted to ban all future theistic or atheistic advertising. Zachary Moore was at the board meeting and took this video: I haven’t had time to carefully listen to all of it, but I can direct you to the 15:52 mark where board member Reby Cary [Read More...]

Fort Worth Transit Authority Now Bans Religious and Non-Religious Ads

In Texas, the Dallas – Forth Worth Coalition of Reason bus ad is getting all sorts of publicity because of this ad: Of course, the publicity only increased after a Christian group decided to stalk the four buses carrying that ad with traveling billboards of their own: How is the Fort Worth Transportation Authority responding [Read More...]

The Onion on Terry Jones

The Onion named Pastor Terry Jones a “Person Who Mattered in 2010” With the gaze of the whole world fixed on his small Gainesville, FL–based Dove World Outreach Center this Sept. 11, Pastor Terry Jones shocked an anxious media by calling off his threat to burn 200 copies of the Koran, which is bullshit, really, [Read More...]

I Think the Billboard Has Made It

You know your atheist billboard has made it when it’s referenced in a political cartoon: And, of course, the original has been getting attention for weeks: American Atheists president Dave Silverman tweeted yesterday that it was the first day he’s had no media interviews since the campaign began — an incredible feat of publicity when [Read More...]