John Freshwater is a science teacher at Mount Vernon Middle School in Ohio. A public school. He preaches his Christian beliefs in class. He teaches Creationism/Intelligent Design. He kept the Ten Commandments on the door of his classroom until he was finally forced to take it down. He failed to remove a Bible from his [Read More...]

Those Militant Atheists…

Always acting like jerks and asking pesky questions… You’re annoying Jesus. Stop it. (via Jesus and Mo) [tags]atheist, atheism[/tags] [Read more...]

License Plate Lawsuit Brings Out the Ignorance

You knew that when South Carolina decided to issue Christian license plates that read “I Believe” (similar to the failed Florida license plate design seen below), a lawsuit would be coming: The lawsuit has been filed by Americans United for Separation of Church and State. AU filed it on behalf of — get this — [Read More...]

A Letter from American Atheists President Frank Zindler

I’ll admit I’m just swiping this from Dave Silverman‘s blog. But it’s worth reading Frank Zindler‘s letter in its entirety. It comes, I think, long after we needed to hear these words and the explanation for Ellen Johnson’s dismissal, but I’m glad he wrote them: In Service of the Cause of Reason Frank R. Zindler [Read More...]

Book Review: 50 Reasons People Give for Believing in a God by Guy P. Harrison

50 Reasons People Give for Believing in a God by Guy P. Harrison is a fantastic book for any new atheist — or for anyone standing on that border between theism and atheism. It’s not very philosophical, it’s not very theological, and it’s not over your head. Perhaps like many of you, when I first [Read More...]