Ask Richard: Bigoted College Teacher Focuses on Atheist Student

Hello Richard, I’m an atheist in a mostly Christian, republican state trying to get through college with my sanity intact. I graduate next semester, and thought I’d manage to get through this without any serious repercussions due to my unpopular views. Unfortunately my business law teacher this semester might break that record. The first class [Read More...]

Michael Savage Criticizes Dartmouth Atheist Group for Questioning the Legacy of Mother Teresa

Michael Savage is a conservative talk show host. Kind of like Rush Limbaugh, but not as popular. He recently heard about how atheists at Dartmouth were going to hold an event where Mother Teresa‘s legacy was discussed, with a nod to Christopher Hitchens‘ evisceration of her in his book The Missionary Position. [Read more...]

My New Book is Now Available! Introducing The Young Atheist’s Survival Guide

Last year, I began outlining a book that talked about the unique struggles of high school atheists. We hear so much about college groups and what they deal with, but only rarely do we hear about high school atheists and the obstacles they face: Coming out to your parents, dealing with religious administrators, overcoming the fear of isolation, trying to start an atheist group at school, taking those courage first steps away from your parents’ faith… [Read more...]

James Randi on Leaving Behind a Legacy

James Randi, the founder of the James Randi Educational Foundation and magician extraordinaire, filmed a segment for Chris Johnson‘s multimedia book about atheists and what gives them joy and meaning in life. [Read more...]

Michael Shermer Answers Questions for a Philosophy Class

Peter Boghossian, a philosophy professor at Portland State University, recently invited Michael Shermer to do a A & A session for students. That lecture was recorded and begins at the 4:30 mark in the video below: [Read more...]


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