Back in 2009, I wrote a post titled To What Degree is Atheism Voluntary? In it, I wrestled with the question of whether atheism is a choice people make, and I explained that my own lack of god belief did not seem to be a choice I had made for myself. Show More Summary
Seth Meyers spent about ten minutes Tuesday night talking about Donald Trump's faith, his religious illiteracy, his embrace of televangelist Paula White, and his ignorance of church/state separation.
The Bay View Association of the United Methodist Church (in Michigan) says they have every right to discriminate against non-Christians, but a new lawsuit claims they don't have that right at all.
Pastor Rodney Howard-Browne recently put his hands on Donald Trump and prayed for the President. He later said the prayer was intended to shield Trump from an imminent attack.But when Secret Service asked him for details about the attack, Howard-Browne refused to talk. I wonder why.
This Spanish-language "commercial" for Humanism is simple, uplifting, and such a great way to invite people to check out the Humanistas Guatemala.And there's a billboard, too!
There’s an isolated region in the United States where the children are more than a million times more likely to be born with fumarase deficiency, a metabolic disorder that causes severe mental defects and epileptic seizures, and it’s filled with Mormon fundamentalists who practice polygamy.
In the Trump White House, only one religion matters. And the representatives of that faith want the government to take the Bible more seriously than the Constitution.
This verse is a permanent ode to the Christian God. There's no legal justification for it.And if the Mayor keeps defending it, the taxpayers could be on the hook for a lot of money.
The man leading the White House's Bible Study has called homosexuality an "abomination" and Catholicism the "world’s largest false religion."
If new reporting by the Washington Post is accurate, Donald Trump helped draft a false statement about the purpose of his son's meeting with a Russian lawyer about a year ago.That would also mean Jay Sekulow, a longtime Christian Right lawyer, has been caught red-handed lying for Trump.
At the end of June, I wrote a post called Uninformed Outrage: Reacting Without Reading in which I noted that I have seen an increase in the number of people attempting to interact with my content on social media without reading it. I...Show More Summary
How do you deal with death when you don't believe in an afterlife or that the loss of a loved one was part of some Master Plan?Rebecca Hensler has been helping people answer that question for years, and she's finally writing a guidebook for others.
The Ohio Distance & Electronic Learning Academy, a “non-sectarian” online charter school that receives taxpayer funding, apparently teaches Creationism to students. The Freedom From Religion Foundation recently sent a letter to the school’s superintendent Dr. Show More Summary
Alabama's law delaying and restricting abortion access for underage girls was cruel and unjust.Now it's gone. Good riddance.
The crude and bigoted behavior of high-profile atheists is real, but it's not the whole story.
This segment from Last Week Tonight gives you even more reasons to despise Alex Jones.Not that you needed them.
The American Humanist Association is asking the Supreme Court to hear a case that would have massive repercussions for church/state separation at public school board meetings.
Because the way to sell tickets for an attraction full of lies is with the help of a man who can't stop spouting them.(In the name of Jesus, of course.)
There are a lot of ways to improve morale in a school district.Telling everyone to pray to Jesus isn't one of them.
In the Bible, Jesus heals a blind man.In this church, they'd rather not deal with a blind woman.