Ask Richard: Teen Atheist Ponders Coming Out In Religious Family

Dear Richard, I was raised in a Christian home, and taught that god is the only way to pretty much do anything. Most of my family is so-so with their religion, and while they believe, they do not attempt to shove it down other’s throats or make a show of their all knowing religion, however [Read More…]

Will Atheists Ever Be Able to Organize Politically?

Even though our numbers are increasing, Paul Waldman says no, we can’t organize, because there’s nothing really uniting us: … it won’t be easy for secular Americans to become better organized as a political force, even as they increase in number. The major impediment to that kind of organization is the fact that it is [Read More…]

Sex & God: How Religion Distorts Sexuality: A Review and An Interview with Author Darrel Ray

The news has been at capacity lately with attacks on issues of sexual freedom, and this book by psychologist Dr. Darrel Ray could not be more important to us all. Sex & God: How Religion Distorts Sexuality. The bold title and cover image of this book will supply you with endless entertainment from the odd [Read More…]

‘All About Vaccines’ Charity Event to Take Place in Okanagan, British Columbia

The folks at CFI-Okanagan (Canada) are hosting an event to educate their community about the importance of vaccines, and 100% of the proceeds from the event will go to the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative. The event takes place on April 22nd, all the information you need is right here, and you should buy your tickets [Read More…]

Sam Harris Talks About Free Will

Sam Harris spoke about the topic of his new book, Free Will, at Caltech recently and there’s video of the talk: As always, if you notice a particularly great clip, leave the timestamp and summary in the comments! [Read more…]