Prosecutor refuses to pursue murder of atheist soldier as hate crime

I don't have real words for this. This is why we can't back down, and we can't fail. If America needs to have this conversation, so be it. Atheists think about and care about all the same shit you do. We ask all the same questions. We just sometimes have a different answer.Spc. Jose Ramirez was allegedly murdered by his friend Justin Green because he was an atheist.A criminal complaint against the group, shows that Green’s sister believes he killed Ramirez “because Ramirez did not believe i … [Read more...]

National Guard advertises on a foxhole atheist’s blog

The National Guard is advertising on a foxhole atheists 'online blog'!These advertisements come from a large ad serving company, obviously. If you know how web advertising works, this is not as 'cool' as it sounds. So forgive me for building up this molehill.This is like the time I saw Military Intelligence jobs being advertised on FriendlyAtheist. … [Read more...]

National Guard advertise jobs in Military Intelligence on Friendly Atheist

So yesterday we learned that the National Guard had a sectarian themed recruitment ad. This ad had no indication of being aimed towards potential chaplains - and plausible evidence to the contrary. It featured a soldier's torso with a 'Holy Bible' prominently featured in his possession, with the words "You are needed here."In an bit of epic irony, this just happened on Hemant Mehta's FriendlyAtheist:Hemant has recently switched to the new Patheos meta-site. I've noticed the shift in ad … [Read more...]


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