Dalai Lama: Change Comes Through Education, Not Prayer Or Religious Teaching

Sounds like Humanism: The Dalai Lama says positive change comes through education, not prayer or religious teaching. Using Twitter to reach his 12.7 million followers the Dalai Lama declared: The time has come for us to consider seriously how to change our way of life not through prayer or religious teaching, but through education — [Read More…]


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Watch: Saudi Ambassador Claims Atheists Are Terrorists

Saudi ambassador to the United Nations, Abdallah Al-Mouallimi, defends Saudi Arabia’s record on human rights while arguing that atheists are terrorists. In a wide-ranging interview with Al Jazeera English’s current affairs show, UpFront, Abdallah Al-Mouallimi, Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United Nations, defended the nation’s abysmal human rights record, tried to explain why Saudi Arabia [Read More…]


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Pope Francis Trashes Transgender Teens

Catholic Cruelty: Pope Francis argues transgender teens must stop complaining, deny their lived experience, and “accept their own body as it was created.” In his new letter on marriage and the family, Amoris Laetitia (“The Joy of Love”), Francis claims that teaching kids about safe sex “promotes narcissism,” that transgender teens should just stop complaining [Read More…]


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Bachmann: God Uses Terrorist Attacks To Humiliate Obama

Former Republican congresswoman Michele Bachmann argues terrorist attacks are God’s way of humiliating President Barack Obama. Writing for the conservative website World Net Daily, Bachmann claimed that the Islamic State is a perfect representative of Islam, while suggesting that God used the recent terrorist attacks in Brussels to humiliate Obama because Obama “mocked” Israel by [Read More…]


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Obama: To Stop Terrorism Islam Must Reconcile Itself To Modernity

In a sweeping interview President Barack Obama worries about the hijab, questions the U.S. alliance with Saudi Arabia, and argues that Islam must undergo a reformation if there is to be an end to Islamist terrorism. In a blunt and lengthy discussion with Jeffrey Goldberg in The Atlantic, Obama discusses America’s role in the world in [Read More…]


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Good Without God: Atheists Outnumber Theists In Norway

Good without God: For the first time in recorded history, atheists outnumber theists in Norway. A new study finds that for the first time ever, the majority of Norwegians do not believe in God. The study, conducted annually by the Norwegian Monitor/Ipsos Norway, found that among 4,000 participants, 39 percent said they do not believe [Read More…]


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Woman Sues Airline After Being Moved To Accommodate Ultra-Orthodox Jew

A woman is suing an Israeli airline after she was forced to change her seat because an ultra-Orthodox Jew objected to being seated next to a woman. Renee Rabinowitz is suing the Israeli national airline El Al for alleged discrimination after being asked to move on a plane when an ultra-Orthodox Jew objected to sitting [Read More…]


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Report: World’s Happiest Countries Are Also Least Religious

The world’s happiest countries are also the world’s least religious countries according to a new report released by the World Happiness Index. Science Alert reports that every year, the World Happiness Index surveys numerous people from various countries around the world in search of, as the name implies, which country has the happiest population. This [Read More…]


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Christian ‘Prophet’ Feeds Himself To Lion

A self-proclaimed Christian “prophet” was mauled by a lion while trying to prove God’s power. According to reports a Zion Christian Church prophet who was filled with the Holy Spirit recently challenged a lion to do battle in the Kruger National Park. Alec Ndiwane, a self-proclaimed prophet of the Zion Christian Church in Africa, narrowly [Read More…]


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Catholic Bishop Declares Solidarity With Persecuted Atheists

A prominent Catholic bishop issues a call for all Catholics to defend atheists from persecution. Bishop Declan Lang, the chair of the UK-based Catholic Bishops’ Conference Department of International Affairs, is asking fellow Catholics and others to defend atheists facing persecution around the world. Citing examples across the globe where people of one faith have [Read More…]


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