Next week, Dick Fuld will make his first public comments since the financial crisis at a conference in New York, and if you ask the average Wall Streeter, the fact that he's out and about is almost beyond belief. "He's a villain," said one hedge fund professional. Show More Summary
Foundation Beyond Belief will be holding its second annual conference on July 25 in Boston. The theme is #BlackLivesMatter and, unlike most atheist gatherings, the focus here is entirely on philanthropy, volunteering, and community building. It's a refreshing change of pace.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens not only makes fans excited beyond belief, those directly involved in the movie’s production feel it too. Such was the case when director J.J. Abrams and original cast member Harrison Ford (Han Solo) walked on the set for the first time. Show More Summary
I mentioned earlier this week that Foundation Beyond Belief's Humanist Disaster Recovery team was raising funds to help victims and families affected by the Nepal earthquake. We just announced that the first beneficiary of the fundraiser is the Women’s Foundation Nepal:
We’ve been reading way too much about Christian’s in other countries being murder for their beliefs. But here in America? Gelareh Bagherzadeh, a 30-year-old researcher, was gunned down outside of
Last night, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal and every report offers even more tragedy. What we do know is that more than 1,000 people are dead and many more are injured and homeless.Foundation Beyond Belief's Humanist Disaster Recovery team is now raising funds to help the victims and their families.
Ben Acker, Ben Blacker and Phil Hester "have the flow of the comic book story nailed down tightly" in "The Thrilling Adventure Hour Presents: Beyond Belief" #1.
I'm afraid of both of them. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has sent its fair share of superstars to WWE. That includes UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey, who made a guest appearance at WrestleMania in order to help her Furious 7 co-star, "The Rock," layeth the smacketh down on some candy asses. Show More Summary
A row has broken out after white people were barred from an ‘anti-racism' event at top London arts, music and social science university in what has been described as a stunt that is "patronising beyond belief".
Part of the decision making process for the Titans with the second pick of the NFL draft involves quarterback Zach Mettenberger and their belief in his ability to be the right starting quarterback for the team in 2015 and beyond. If the Titans believe in Mettenberger, they’ll take a player at a position other than…
When we launched Foundation Beyond Belief in 2010, the plan was to encourage atheists to give to a bunch of amazing charities -- 10 of them each quarter, to be precise -- and help make giving to others a habit for secular people (who...Show More Summary
That silly, satanic Elsa. Now that a "Frozen" sequel is in the works, the Disney character seems to have undergone a few changes. In this "Frozen 2" trailer spoof from Animation Domination, Elsa shows her really dark side. The song that we don't dare name is infecting the population. Show More Summary
Those who love watching kamikaze pilots dive bomb into punches will be satisfied, if not satisfied beyond belief.…
Barack Obama sat with Communist dictator Raul Castro this weekend in Panama. Former world chess champion and human rights activist Garry Kasparov is stunned by Barack Obama’s foolish and dangerous foreign policy moves. Kasparov believes the free world is now … Continue reading ?
Bill goes beyond Indiana’s anti-LGBT bill because it endorses taxpayer-funded discrimination based on religious and political beliefs.
Have you ever wondered where our undying fascination with mythical beings came from? It’s certainly an old notion; well beyond the familiar tales of Medieval Europe. And while interest in the idea remains relatively high, belief in their existence seems to waning, though that might just be...
Excuse me while I change my pants… Warner Bros. just unleashed the full trailer for Mad Max: Fury Road, in theaters May 15, 2015. What I just witnessed is easily one of the most epic trailers I can remember seeing, ever. They speak of “trailer moments”, and those lacking have something to hide. Well, the […]
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, My belief is, we will, in fact be greeted as liberators. – Dick Cheney on NBC’s Meet the Press, March 16, 2003 But that enmity for the United States circulates beyond the militias that once fought U.S. Show More Summary
It's tough to even write this out, but Dale McGowan, who began Foundation Beyond Belief and served as its Executive Director since the beginning, has decided to step down from his position.There's no problem with the organization and it was Dale's decision alone to pursue other interests, but it means we (the board) are looking for a new leader.
My latest column on the Guardian is up: “It’s time for atheists to stop debating God’s existence and decide what to do about it“. In it, I argue that the atheist movement can’t make critiques of religious belief its whole focus and should be doing more to create justice in this life, which is the [Read More...]