Hawaii Governor Vetoes Civil Unions

Lately, in large part due to this post, I’ve heard from a couple different Christians who insist that while they may believe that homosexuality is a sin, they do love gay people and they think gay people deserve to be treated equally — the includes the right to marry even if their own church wouldn’t [Read More...]

Mike Huckabee on the Vandalized Atheist Billboard

FOX News host and former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee was in Charlotte over the weekend and a reporter asked him what he thought of the North Carolina Secular Association billboard that was recently vandalized: Here’s what Huckabee had to say (about a minute into the video): If people want to spend their money to [Read More...]

Institute for Creation Research Explains Atheist Billboard Vandalism

A lot of atheist billboards have been vandalized over the past year: Christine Dao at the Institute for Creation Research — there’s a laugh for you — says that vandalism is wrong… but the atheists really brought this on themselves: While vandalism should not be condoned, these recent events shed light on what some Americans [Read More...]

End Religious Discrimination in Faith-Based Initiatives

Sean Faircloth of the Secular Coalition for America issues a reminder that faith-based discrimination (with federal money) is still allowed in our country. President Obama could stop it in an instant, but he hasn’t done it yet. There’s no reason to wait on this. Obama knows this is an illegal use of tax-payer dollars and [Read More...]

When Chuck Norris Notices You, You Must Be Doing Something Right

Last month, the Secular Student Alliance was represented at a meeting of the White House’s Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships. The topic was “Advancing Interfaith and Community Service on College and University Campuses” and the SSA’s Executive Director August Brunsman and Harvard’s Humanist Chaplain Greg Epstein were there on behalf of the non-theist community. [Read More...]