Atheists Do Not “Target UK schools”

I posted yesterday about The National Federation of Atheist, Humanist and Secular Student Societies (AHS) and how they were having a recruitment drive this summer to begin campus atheist groups. The Sunday Telegraph (UK) article about the group contained a number of inaccuracies — let’s clear this up. Here’s what Jonathan Wynne-Jones wrote in his [Read More...]

New York Times Reports on the National Atheism Explosion

The New York Times is reporting it this morning: “More Atheists Shout It From the Rooftops.” We are making more progress in getting our message out than ever before. There are several wonderful anecdotes in reporter Laurie Goodstein‘s article. One is about the reaction to an atheist billboard in South Carolina: Two months after the [Read More...]

Is This Christian Chaplain Issuing a Death Threat?

Gordon James Klingenschmitt is a former Navy chaplain who is using his uniform and title (illegally) on his website, Pray In Jesus Name. It gives the false impression he’s still in his Navy role. Barry Lynn (of Americans United for Separation of Church and State) and Mikey Weinstein (of the Military Religious Freedom Foundation) sent [Read More...]

This Is What An Atheist Looks Like: Part 5

One perk of being an atheist blogger: People draw you: I’m *so* framing that. Flickr user jaynedemarco created it and was nice enough to send me the print You can check out the rest of her atheist images here! [Read more...]

Mimes for Jesus

You know what you don’t see nearly enough of these days? Mimes for Jesus: Wait. It gets better. Check out the flash intro to their website. Laugh if you want. Given the choice between those guys and a street preacher, I’m going with the mimes. By the way, if you want to book them for [Read More...]