Winter Solstice Party in Ohio!

If you’re in the Columbus area, I’ll be the keynote speaker at the Humanist Community of Central Ohio’s annual Winter Solstice Banquet. It takes place Saturday, December 19th at 6:00 p.m. and there should plenty of wonderfully edible food and people. (I thought about rewriting that last phrase… but decided against it.) All the information [Read More...]

The I Exist Support Group

I hadn’t seen this Diet Dr. Pepper commercial before, but I’ll bet you can guess what I was thinking the entire time… (Thanks to Stacy for the link!) [Read more...]

Is Atheism a Choice?

by Jesse Galef Is atheism a choice?  I ask because the issue kept coming up not only in an earlier post’s comment thread, but also independently on my facebook wall. It’s clearly a question that provokes some thought. I’ve been wrestling with the idea of choice for a long time.  The word is used in [Read More...]

Secular Student Alliance Leadership Summit at Stanford

This February, the Secular Student Alliance will be hosting a Regional Leadership Summit at Stanford University in Northern California. This weekend session is a great opportunity for student leaders to fine-tune their group-running skills, meet other leaders from the area, network with local off-campus organizations, and have a great time! We have some fantastic events [Read More...]

Pastor Rick Warren: Neutral on Gay Executions

I was watching Meet the Press over the weekend (because I’m a party animal like that) and heard Pastor Rick Warren says things that would make anyone’s head spin. Take this exchange: MR. GREGORY: Just sticking with that topic for just a moment. If the issue of legalizing gay marriage comes up again… MR. WARREN: [Read More...]