If you like to be controversial or to write about research, then I want to talk to you about collaboration.Read More Contributors wanted!
Atheists, atheism, anything away from the normalcy of religious indoctrination, have been shunned and vilified by nearly every society throughout human history, with the exception of Communists and Communism. That is one of the key components of people’s distaste for it. Stalin was an atheist, Marx was an atheist, practically every prominent atheist in history has […]Read More This is an exciting time in human history
There is an interesting study out this week by two University of Kentucky researchers that the number of atheists may be twice as large as previously estimated. The number may be closer to 26 percent — an fascinating prospect given the politics surrounding faith-based initiatives and policies. As I have previously discussed, both parties have […] […]Read More This is a scary trend for the religious right, but it makes me happy
There is no agreed definition of God. Some say He is infinite, others say He is maximal, others say He’s just powerful. Some say God is the creator and don’t elaborate at all. But the one characteristic that many religious people do seem to agree on is that God is good. It is not that […] […]Read More Interesting…
New atheism and how it spreads.Read More Glad I’m not the only nonbeliever who does this.
I have written before about the big picture of life, we’re here etc. Like I explained there, I consider myself an atheist in terms of what I believe. However, the ‘You are a Badass’ book by Jen Sincero talks very early on about spirituality and believing in a higher energy or force. She calls it […]Read More Well, can you?
Atheism is derogatory, but secularism is held as honorable and just.Read More A very interesting take on militant atheism, secularism, and perception.
Atheism or secularism, they have a very similar purview, but where the atheist only says what he is against, the secular advocate implies a legal distinction. It doesn’t definitively say that he is an atheist, only that he cares about the separation of church and state. In fact, many secular activists have been theists despite what […]Read More Let’s use “Secular” instead from now on
Why didn’t I do this before? I went as far as the Secular Student Alliance, but when that attempt at a student group at North Central Michigan College bombed I gave up on it. I’ve changed my focus to include many secular ideas and information about them, but without openly referring to them as atheist-related. […]Read More The Secular Coalition of America