Jesus Defends Himself Against a Dinosaur

This drawing by artist Ben Riddlebarger is just begging for a caption:



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Please Support the Work I Do Through This Site

I post this article once a month. Thanks for your support!

Over the past couple of years, what began as a personal blog has turned into a hub with several contributors and multiple posts per day. As always, I’d like to continue expanding the reach of this site. That entails bringing on additional contributors with different voices, including more guest posts from people who can offer interesting and different perspectives, creating more YouTube videos, and making the podcasts sound more professional.

In order to facilitate all of this, I’ve created a page at Patreon. (You can now see on that page a list of things I’ve been able to do thanks to your contributions.)



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Ohio Public School District Removes “Higher Power Exists” from List of Core Value for Students

Back in May, a student sent me a page from the Rossford Exempted Village Schools handbook. The Ohio public school district listed its “core values” in the book and one of them was acknowledging that a “Higher power exists”:

That was out of place and illegal… (not to mention really grammatically awkward).

The Freedom From Religion Foundation sent a letter to Superintendent Dan Creps asking him to remove that item from the list:

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The Donald Trumping of the Religious Right

For decades now, the key to securing the Republican nomination for president has been the Religious Right. Comprising a large portion of the GOP’s primary voters, candidates have had to increasingly pander to this socially conservative sect in order to get their shot on the big stage. While every candidate in the race has been engaging in such shameless demagoguery, candidates like Ted Cruz are outright banking on it.



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Five Muslim Extremists Charged with Murder of Bangladeshi Atheist Blogger

Some credit where it’s due: It looks like Bangladeshi police officials are finally moving forward on seeking justice for at least one of the slain atheist bloggers.

Back in March, Washiqur Rahman (below) was brutally killed, with his face hacked up:



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