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Netflix Releases Teaser for Atheist Icon Madalyn Murray O’Hair Biopic

Madalyn Murray O'Hair is an icon among American atheists. This film could elevate her story for a much wider audience.

Jim Bakker: “Thinking People Know” a Hillary Clinton Victory Would’ve Unleashed God’s Wrath On Us

Televangelist Jim Bakker told his guest yesterday that a Hillary Clinton victory would have "sealed God’s judgment against us."

Preacher: God Wants Christians to Get Rich So Jews Will See Them, Get Jealous, and Convert

According to self-described prophet Cindy Jacobs, Christians should do their best to get rich because if they become wealthy, Jews will look at them and convert immediately.

Christians Are Treating a Comedy Skit About “Christian Persecution” As Proof of Actual Persecution

A sketch on a recent episode of Tracey Ullman's Show was all about a job applicant whose interview goes sour when she mention she's a Christian. Now, conservative Christians are treating the sketch as if this actually happens to them all the time.

Air Force Global Strike Command Shouldn’t Promote Prayer As Part of Its “Year of the Family”

The Air Force Global Strike Command is promoting something called the "Year of the Family" in order to "focus our efforts on areas that greatly affect our Strikers and their families."That's all well and good... but the problem is that one of the areas of focus is prayer, as if talking to God is a key component of healthy Airmen.

Charismatic Preacher Touts New Diet to Save Donald Trump From Witches

Donald Trump, in case you haven't heard, is under constant threat of being cursed by evil witches. But not eating food will fix that, says a Christian preacher.

An Engaged Couple May End Up in a United Arab Emirates Jail for Having Sex Before Marriage

A couple engaged to be married were arrested in the United Arab Emirates (where they live) after a doctor found the woman to be pregnant. Because in the Islamic nation, people who have sex outside of marriage are breaking the law.

Iowa Legislator Who Sponsored Anti-Science Bill Is Parading His Ignorance of Evolution on Facebook

Iowa State Rep. Skyler Wheeler, the legislator who co-sponsored a now-dead bill that would have forced science teachers to include "opposing points of view or beliefs" on subjects like evolution and global warming, isn't done defending his pathetic bill.

Pastor Speaks Out Against Texas Bathroom Bill: “Stop Using God As An Excuse To Hate People”

Credit where it's due: During protests yesterday against a Texas bathroom bill that discriminates against transgender people, some of the most wonderful lines came from a Christian pastor.

Why They Take Atheism Personally

Why do some religious believers seem to take it personally when you or I say, "I am an atheist," almost as if we have just insulted them by making such a simple statement about ourselves? I don't have any profound answers to this question,...Show More Summary

This Is the Least Uplifting Bible Verse I’ve Ever Read

I know Christians think Jesus is magic, but I had no idea He worked with special powder...

Watch Matt Dillahunty Respond to the Ontological Arguments for God’s Existence

In the latest video for his Atheist Debates project, Matt Dillahunty responds to ontological arguments (which say that if God is the greatest being ever, and you can conceive of that, He must exist).

Christian School Bus Driver Lovingly Teaches Seven-Year-Old To Hate His Two Moms

School bus drivers have two jobs. One, to drive kids to and from school. Two, to make sure no kids kill each other on the way. However, Violeta Jacobo, a school bus driver in Polk County, Florida, also seems to believe it is her job to tell kids they'll burn in hell for all eternity for accepting their lesbian mothers.

Atheist Group Calls for the Cancellation of a Maryland Public High School’s Christian Musical

I'm not sure why Rising Sun High School in North East, Maryland would choose to perform Children of Eden as the spring musical, but that decision has led to a complaint from the Freedom From Religion Foundation.

Evangelicals Cement Their Bigotry

Christian evangelicals are going backward while the rest of the country is pulling away from them.

A Tennessee Legislator’s Anti-Porn Resolution Is Irresponsible and Ignorant

A Tennessee Republican says porn is a public health hazard that must be stopped. Just wait till you hear what she says watching it will lead to...

This Catholic School Has a Long List of Rules for Girls to Follow So They’re Not Slutty at Prom

Apparently, the prom theme at Boylan Catholic High School in Rockford, Illinois will be "Let's Slut-Shame All the Ladies."

Iowa Legislator Defends Anti-Science Bill Because Evolution and Climate Change “Are Just Theories”

Iowa State Rep. Skyler Wheeler is one of the sponsors of a bill that would have required teachers to include "opposing points of view" to evolution and climate change in the classroom. The way he responded to one of the bill's critics is simply appalling.

Some Thoughts on Protests

Anti-Scientology Protest (Photo credit: Wikipedia) I support non-violent protests as a part of the right to free expression. It doesn't particularly matter to me what is being protested. As long as the protests remain peaceful, I'm going to support the right of the protestors to protest. Show More Summary

Idiotic Iowa Bill Forcing Science Educators to Teach “Opposing Points of View” Dies in Committee

Iowa's House File 480, a Republican-sponsored piece of legislation that would have required public school teachers who brought up topics like evolution to "include opposing points of view" thankfully didn't make it out of committee.

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