Atheist, Humanist & Secular Student Societies Gets Press in London

The Secular Student Alliance is a group I’ve worked with for years. We help create, maintain, and support atheist student groups across the country. Every now and then we get requests from student groups in other countries who would like our help. We do what we can, but it’s tough to give them the support [Read More...]

Joss Whedon to Receive Cultural Humanism Award from Harvard

Salman Rushdie won the first “Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award in Cultural Humanism” from Harvard University. Lead singer of Bad Religion Greg Graffin won the second one last year. This year, the award will be given to Joss Whedon, creator of Firefly and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. … The ceremony will take place on Friday April [Read More...]

Atheist Bus Campaign in… Indiana?

If you’re in the Bloomington, Indiana area and you’d like to see atheist buses in your area, there’s a meeting this Friday night to discuss how to make this happen! … We want to put an slogan that will present the positive face of atheism while encouraging discussion about the topic on public transit. This [Read More...]

A Non-Debate Between a Christian and an Atheist

Over the weekend, I was in Columbus, Ohio. I was invited there to do a public talk with a Christian pastor at The Ohio State University. Normally, when you hear about these things, it’s a debate. The speakers will throw out their arguments as to why there is or probably isn’t a God… or where [Read More...]

Support College Atheist Activism in 2009

As I mentioned yesterday, we all know how important it is for colleges to reach out to atheists and for atheists to reach out to each other — especially when they’re surrounded by religion everywhere. The exciting news is that from the beginning of 2008 to the end of it, the number of Secular Student [Read More...]