Humanist Group to Hold Congressional Briefing on the Need for Non-Religious Military Chaplains

On Tuesday, July 22, the American Humanist Association will hold a congressional briefing about the need for Humanist chaplains in the military. Speakers include Jason Torpy (President of the Military Association of Atheists and Freethinkers), Stephen Boyd (retired colonel and military chaplain), and Major Ryan Jean (current military member).

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It’s Basic Christianity, People!

I guess conservative Christians really are following the Bible

Cartoonist Matt Bors has plenty more of what Jesus said at Medium.

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This Atheist Provides a Constant Rebuttal to Local Street Preachers

Ben McCanna, writing for The Forecaster, has a wonderful article about an atheist in Portland, Maine who offers a daily counterpoint to local street preachers:

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New Crime Drama Show Will Feature Episode About Murdered Founder of American Atheists

Investigation Discovery is the crime-porn channel that’s home to shows like Ice Cold Killers (about crimes in Alaska), Wives with Knives (about women who kill their partners), Blood Relatives (about people who kill relatives), and Southern Fried Homicide (take a wild guess).

Soon, it’ll premiere a series called Vanity Fair Confidential about crime scandals that were covered in the pages of the magazine.

Check out the focus of one of the first episodes:

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In Portland, Full-Page Newspaper Ad Challenges “Religious Extremists” Coming to “Recruit Our Public School Children”

If you turn the pages in the latest edition of the Portland (Oregon) alt-weekly Willamette Week, you’ll come across this full page ad:

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