Toronto Transit Commission Runs Muslim Ad… and Hindus Complain

The Toronto Transit Commission has put up a lot of religious/non-religious ads over the past few years. They approved the Canadian Atheist Bus Campaign’s ad, reading “There’s probably no God. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life.” More recently, they approved an ad from a Christian group in which a child with drug-abusing parents was [Read More...]

In Arizona, the Bible Will Be Taught in Public Schools

In the video below, The Young Turks dissect the recent Arizona bill that would allow the Bible to be taught in public schools as an elective. Sounds legal and harmless — and it can be in some cases — but depending on who’s teaching it and how it’s being taught, it could also be a [Read More...]

Shocking: Herman Cain Makes a Sexist Comment

Never one to disappoint, former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain expressed a few words yesterday on Fox News that almost defy belief. Almost. We know he has a special place in his heart for the opposite gender… which is probably in the kitchen portion. He was asked why, in a Washington Post-ABC News poll, the [Read More...]

In Missouri, an ‘In God We Trust’ Sign Goes Up and an Atheist Runs for City Council

A year ago, the town of Adrian, Missouri voted to put up an “In God We Trust” sign in their town hall. At the time, Alderman Danny Ferguson did everything he could to put a stop to that, even asking the others *which* god they were referring to. In fact, his attempt to stop the [Read More...]

Billy Graham’s Daughter: I Would Not Vote for an Atheist to be President

The daughter of Billy Graham, Anne Graham Lotz, spoke about the nature of religion and politics on yesterday’s Meet the Press. At one point, host David Gregory asked her about the likelihood of Evangelical Christians voting for the Mormon candidate, Mitt Romney: David Gregory: … Evangelicals… are deeply suspicious of Mormons and the Mormon faith [Read More...]