Added by Rob Klaers on April 27, 2012 at 2:15am — No Comments
There's no gentle way to put it: People who give in to racism…Continue
The number of disbelievers is growing, but they remain America's least trusted minority. Why?…Continue
Added by Rob Klaers on April 13, 2012 at 11:59pm — No Comments
Added by Rob Klaers on April 13, 2012 at 12:55am — No Comments
I know it's not Giftmas time, but this just came to me in the last couple days.
For me believing in God is no different than believing in Santa...They are both supposed to live in areas filled with white fluffiness, wear white beards, have tons of helpers, know who's naughty/nice then reward you appropriately and are mythical man-made constructs used to get people to 'be good for goodness sake".
By David Edwards
Sunday, April 8, 2012 14:14 EDT
The daughter of televangelist Rev. Billy Graham says that it’s important to discriminate against candidates who are atheists because politicians “should have a fear for almighty God.”
In an interview with Ann Graham Lotz on Sunday, NBC host David Gregory noted that her father had advocated using…Continue
So, did Jesus really exist? With his new book, Did Jesus Exist? The Historical Argument for Jesus of Nazareth, Bart Ehrman, historian and professor of religious studies at the…Continue
Added by Rob Klaers on March 29, 2012 at 3:06am — No Comments
In a political correctness crackdown, the New York City Department of Education is knocking terms like 'dinosaur' back to the Stone Age.
The prehistoric creatures are among 50 terms banned from use on tests administered to students by the city.
Others include birthdays (because Jehovah's Witnesses don’t observe them),…Continue
Great piece in the Huffington Post today..Posted: 03/20/2012 5:10 pm
Victor Stenger, Physicist, PhD, bestselling author
The following article appeared in the March 17, 2012 "God issue" of New Scientist.
The party line among scientists -- believers and nonbelievers alike -- is that science and religion are what Stephen Jay Gould called "non-overlapping magisteria." In 1998 the US National Academy of Sciences…Continue
Added by Rob Klaers on March 20, 2012 at 9:54pm — No Comments
New York Times
They have tried letter-writing, petitions and a lawsuit, all to no avail. So now the Christian congregations that are weeks away from…Continue
A former NASA employee who was fired last year is suing the space agency, claiming he was let go because he believes in intelligent design, according to news reports.
The employee, David Coppedge, was a computer specialist at…Continue
This is just a part of some comments he made in regards to what he sees as an attack on the U.S. by Satan. He goes after higher education first then goes on from there to churches and government..I think it's a prime example of just how he wants to undermine education in the U.S.
"This is not a political war at all. This is not a cultural war at all. This is a spiritual war. And the father of lies has his sights on what you would…Continue
"There is scarcely any part of science, or anything in nature, which those impostors and blasphemers of science, called priests, as well Christians as Jews, have not, at some time or other, perverted, or sought to pervert to the purpose of superstition and falsehood."
-- Thomas Paine
: 01/27/2012 9:55 PM KSTP.com
By: Naomi Pescovitz
For decades, babies have appeared on billboards across Minnesota touting an anti-abortion message. This week, new billboards are popping up, showing images of babies while promoting Atheism.
Put up by the group Minnesota Atheists, one of the billboards is at 725 Washington Ave. N. in the Warehouse District in Minneapolis. The other near the intersection of University Ave. and Lexington Ave. in…Continue
On AltNet.com by B. E. Wilson at 2:52 pm
January 25, 2012
There are no explicit references to God or Christianity in the U.S. Constitution, the foundational…
My fundie cousin is one of those young Earthers who subsequently doesn't believe in evolution (Her words "No!! God created us....we are not evolved apes."). She's also into the whole build your immune system and you'll never get sick hype.
So she posts this link on FB today ...…Continue
I know this isn't an Atheist thing per se... but if it's worth anything Katrina, my cousin, is a Young Earther.
Reading over it again, it has echos of the same ignoring of accurate information that theists in general seem to…Continue