Her View of the Colorado Wildfires

Kaleena Menke lives in Colorado and she has a powerful piece at the Foundation Beyond Belief blog about what the wildfires look like from her perspective: I was still in Ohio finishing up my week volunteering as a camp counselor for Camp Quest when the Waldo Canyon Fire started near my childhood home in Colorado [Read More…]

Atheists Will Enjoy These Poems (Really!)

Poet Philip Appleman has appeared on Moyers & Company a number of times over the years and there’s a collection of him reading his work on Bill Moyers‘ site. Atheists might appreciate a couple of them in particular “A Simple Explanation for Everything” (I love this one) … “Five Easy Prayers for Pagans” (from the [Read More…]

Christian Right Group: The Economy is the Reason FFRF Stopped an Invocation Prayer

The Christian Right group American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) is pissed off that officials from Henrico County, Virginia voted to stop reciting invocation prayers before their meetings. They know why the FFRF went after the officials, too: Because they were violating the principle of church/state separation of the economy. Really: In today’s lagging [Read More…]

Despite What FOX News Tells You, Michael Salman Is Not Going to Jail for Hosting a Bible Study

This story sure makes it sound like a Christian is getting wrongly persecuted just for holding a Bible study in his home…: Wait… that’s FOX News… we should all double check this. *Hemant turns on the Google* Well, that was easy: The problem is that the Salmans told the city they planned to use the [Read More…]

If Atheists Had Church Signs…

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