David Wong explains why atheists are so angry about church-state separation

David Wong has an article on Cracked titled “5 Ways You’re Accidentally Making Everyone Hate You.” The last item, “You Assumed That Because You Were OK With a Situation, Everybody Was” contains a pretty excellent explanation of why Christians shouldn’t be mystified when atheists get all worked up about church-state separation: [Read more…]

Petition to support Indonesian Atheist needs 18,000 more signatures this week

I had been vaguely aware of the story of Indonesian atheist Alexander Ann being sentenced to prison for “blasphemy” because of a fracking Facebook post¬†expressing his doubts about the existence of God. What I didn’t know until today is that the petition to the White House to help him needs 18,000 more signatures this week [Read More…]