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William Tapley, the Christian singer who made a song for Mitt Romney in 2012 is back with a song for Donald Trump and Mike Pence. And if I have to hear it, you have to hear it.
Speaking on Breitbart News Daily earlier today, Duck Dynasty's Phil Robertson said that if Donald Trump loses the election, he's going to disappear, because a Hillary Clinton presidency would lead to "depravity" and "moral bankruptc...
In Illinois, the only way atheists can have their weddings solemnized is by going to a judge or having a religious leader (even one from an online church) sign the paperwork. A Secular Celebrant just filed a federal lawsuit against the state arguing that it's a violation of the Equal Protection Clause to prevent him from offering the same opportunity to non-religious couples.
Following last week's "honor killing" of internet star Qandeel Baloch, Pakistan's government says it will be passing legislation specifically targeting those who commit similar crimes.
According to a leaked internal conversation between Democratic National Committee officials, CFO Brad Marshall appears to have asked colleagues back in May whether it was possible to "out" Bernie Sanders as an atheist, perhaps as a way to discredit him to voters.
A former employee at Macy's claims he was fired for his Catholic beliefs after asking a transgender woman to leave the women's restroom. But take the story with a grain of salt since it's coming from the Catholic League's Bill Donoh...
This September, the National Baptist Convention will be held in Kansas City, Missouri, thanks to a $65,000 gift from local taxpayers. Now American Atheists is suing the city to prevent them from going through with the illegal grant.
On Tuesday, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) said in his speech at the Republican National Convention that "Republicans believe in an America that isn't divided by race, religion, or gender." Now, American Atheists wants him to prove it.
Ken Ham spent several years and tens of millions of dollars making Ark Encounter a reality. So far, it hasn't been as successful as his ministry expected. While there's plenty to criticize about the Ark, step back for a moment and consider what he must be going through.
MAD Magazine just released a free ebook called MAD Dumps on Trump -- "you get what you pay for!" -- and I especially loved this spread comparing Donald Trump's statements to the words of Jesus:
In his latest video, Derek Muller explains why things feel more true and comforting the more we hear them. He applies this idea of "cognitive ease" to everything from why we use certain fonts to why "going with your gut" isn't always a bad idea.
According to the leaked version of Donald Trump's RNC speech tonight, the Republican presidential candidate will include a section about how he plans to repeal the Johnson Amendment, which prohibits churches (and other non-profits) from making political endorsements.
South Carolina pastor Mark Burns delivered another angry sermon tonight at the Republican National Convention. He made the most of the opportunity, going ALL CAPS throughout the speech, taking everything up to 11, and inadvertently creating atheists all over the country. (I hope.)
A case that never seems to end took another strange turn this week after Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin argued that staffers at taxpayer-funded religious foster homes should be able t proselytize to children in their care.
The NBA announced this afternoon that it would move the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte, where it was originally scheduled, to a soon-to-be-named city due to North Carolina's discriminatory HB 2 law, which "bans local municipalities from enacting non-discriminatory ordinances designed to protect" LGBT people.
How do you know the Jewish Messiah's long-awaited appearance is nigh? Because ???”?. (Obviously.)
Next week, rocker Jack White (previously of The White Stripes) plans to make an announcement through his Third Man Records group that appears to have something to do with Carl Sagan and space.
Can churches and other places of worship provide meaningful solutions to social problems? A record number of Americans no longer believe it, reveals a new Pew poll.
Referring to Sajid Tarar, head of American Muslims for Trump, who delivered the closing prayers at the Republican National Convention on Tuesday night, Christian Right leader Bryan Fischer argued that Republicans had "collectively committed the sin of idolatry." And then it got worse.
A Christian theme park is losing money so fast, its owners are about to auction off property that includes nativity statues and angel's wings. (It's not Ark Encounter. Sorry to get your hopes up.)