'Atheism' Archive

The Truth Hurts - Again

March 29th, 2008 / Atheism, Newswire, Religion / 13 comments

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. -- It looked harmless enough, but the words on a billboard un-nerved so many people that a popular restaurant nearby actually lost business. ...

The Misanthropic Fury of Chris Hedges

March 27th, 2008 / Atheism, Books, Newswire / 1 comment

Ebonmuse at Daylight Atheism recently gave Chris Hedges--author of I Don't Believe in Atheists--a good thumping. Now Chris Swanson has posted another excellent deconstruction of Hedges ridiculous arguments ...
Getting Rid of the Middleman

Getting Rid of the Middleman

December 7th, 2007 / Atheism, Religion / 11 comments

It's rare to find truly new arguments or perspectives. Most of the daily diet of writing concerning atheism covers events, issues, controversies, boycotts, and the like. ...

You Can't Check Out of the Club

December 1st, 2007 / Atheism, Newswire, Religion / 7 comments

Without going into any theological matters, it is important to understand that humanity doesn't like to see anyone check out of the club. Much like the social structure of any ...

The Best They Can Do Is Insult Us?

November 7th, 2007 / Atheism, Bigotry, Newswire / 15 comments

The level of anti-atheist propaganda is reaching a fever pitch of late. One can only assume that's because we're making inroads. The truth does sometimes hurt. In this shameless propaganda ...
Of Course You Should Come Out

Of Course You Should Come Out

October 24th, 2007 / Atheism / 7 comments

[Graphic from the OUT Campaign] Salon's Cary Tennis answered this letter from a 20-year-old atheist with noncommittal gobbledygook. At least Tennis didn't show his full ...
Ayn Rand

Ayn Rand

October 12th, 2007 / Atheist of the Week / 11 comments

Welcome to a special edition of Atheist Of The Week, wherein we shall explore the life and philosophy of the intellectual and literary giant Ayn Rand, in ...

Pullman Has 'em Running Scared

October 11th, 2007 / Atheism, Film, Newswire, Religion / 1 comment

The folks at the Catholic League for Civil Rights, who are never shy about attacking films they believe promote an anti-Catholic agenda, have November's release of The Golden Compass directly ...

Vandals Deface Church

September 26th, 2007 / Atheism, Newswire, Religion / 5 comments

Police in Pennsylvania and Delaware are trying to figure out who vandalized two churches this week, authorities said. In Pottstown, the outer walls of Zion's United Church ...