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UK Now a Secular Majority, Christian Minority Nation

A nod of the nose to Secular News Daily for tipping me off to the results of the 2009 British Social Attitudes survey, just released this month.

Back in 1985, 63% of respondents to the BSA identified themselves as Christian, with 32% indicating that they subscribed to no religion at all and 5% saying that [...]

38 Percent Of 4th District Virginians Vote For Atheist

If an atheist can get nearly 4 out of 10 votes in Virginia, who’s to say that openly atheist candidates couldn’t win outright in more progressive places? [...]

Charities Beyond Belief Give Help Without Harassment

There are too many secular charitable organizations for Barack Obama’s continued support for George W. Bush’s unconstitutional program of government funding for religious organizations to be justified. [...]

Sholley Attacks Muslims and Atheists Alike

Earl Sholley’s campaign of scapegoating against Muslims and atheists should serve as a reminder that when the freedom of religion of one cultural minority is threatened, the religious freedom of all minorities is made vulnerable. [...]

Stopa The Obama Atheist Conspiracy Theories!

Michael Stopa admitted that he didn’t have any evidence for Obama’s atheism. He just believed in it, because of clues such as Obama’s stands on political issues. [...]

Congressman John Fleming Promises Battle Against Atheists

John Fleming says that Republicans can’t work with Democrats until the federal government wins the battle against the godless to make the USA a Christian nation. [...]

An Atheist Campaigns For Congress

Wynne LeGrow’s guesses about what happens after death don’t matter. If there is any afterlife, the jurisdiction of Congress doesn’t reach there. [...]

Penn Jillette Slapped with Language Advisory in Video Questioning God. Why?

A 2008 video podcast by Penn Jillette has been slapped with a “L” Language advisory when it appears on YouTube:

But I can’t for the life of me figure out why. This is what he said:

You know this atheism/agnosticism question has been continuing. I’ve got this buddy here in Vegas, Gail, and she’s [...]

Am I Not An American?

Did those people, people like me who live without any belief in God, renounce their American citizenship by refusing to join Congressman Randy Forbes in his conspicuous public worship? [...]

Usury and the Congress: An Atheist is the Most Biblical of All

Number of passages in the Bible condemning the practice of usury: 5

Percent of members of the Congressional Prayer Caucus who are cosponsors of H.R. 1640, a bill “to amend the Truth in Lending Act to protect consumers from usury”: 0%

Percent of avowed atheists in the United States Congress who have cosponsored H.R. 1640: [...]

Atheist Americans Who Are Not Atheists

These results discredit the notion that some religious preachers put forward that “atheism” is really some kind of religion. [...]