Atheist Billboards in Columbia, South Carolina Get More Press

The Columbia Coalition of Reason recently put up this digital billboard in two places in anticipation of the big football game between the University of South Carolina and Clemson: As inoffensive as that is, it caught the eyes of the local ABC affiliate — they say the billboards “strike a nerve” — and they invited [Read More…]

I Demand Christian Children!

From PostSecret: Here’s a thought: Why not just raise your children with proper ethics and morals? Why not teach them right from wrong? Why are the superstitions and Christian mythology so damn important to you? Because if you teach the kids how to think, you don’t have to teach them what to think. It doesn’t [Read More…]

This is Why Atheists Are Angry

I’ve seen this talk several times, and Greta Christina gets a well-deserved standing ovation after each performance. She speaks for so many of us while answering the question, “Why Are Atheists So Angry?” (via HamboneProductions) [Read more…]

What’s Happening with CFI Canada?

CFI Canada has branches and paid staffers in several cities and they’ve had quite a bit of media attention as the result of a couple ad campaigns, but the organization looks like it’s in chaos right now. The former National Director Justin Trottier was fired by the Board of Directors months ago. His replacement Derek [Read More…]

The African-American Unbelievers

The New York Times‘ Emily Brennan writes about a subject we can’t talk about enough in our community: the plight of African-American atheists (under the headline “The Unbelievers”). The story will appear in tomorrow’s print edition: … [Ronnelle] Adams did not meet another black atheist in Washington until 2009, when he found the Facebook group [Read More…]