A Christian in Atheist Shoes

Mike O. tells an interesting story at Off the Map. His son attends a Christian high school. In History class, students were assigned to represent different faiths for a mock discussion. Mike’s son was assigned to atheism. So you *know* this is going to be either really good or terribly bad… The son did his [Read More…]

Keith Ellison

Keith Ellison, a Democrat from Minnesota’s 5th district, won his race for a House seat, making him the first Muslim to be elected to Congress. Which should put a stop to anyone who says Muslims can’t get elected in America. Still no openly atheist elected officials, though. How long will it take before that happens? [Read More…]

This amused me.

I missed this last week, but it amused me so. From The Onion, with only a headline: Body Donated to Religion [tags]The Onion, religion[/tags] [Read more…]

One More from Newsweek

For those who didn’t think Letters to a Christian Nation could get any smaller, here it is. Sam Harris gets right to the point in this article he wrote for Newsweek. [tags]Sam Harris, Newsweek, Letters to a Christian Nation, atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more…]

More Press on Atheism

On September 11, Newsweek magazine had an article on “The New Naysayers.” Now, the two other popular news magazines are catching up. Time‘s cover story tomorrow is God vs. Science, which features a transcript of excerpts from a debate between Richard Dawkins and Francis Collins. U.S. News and World Report will also have an article [Read More…]