The Road to a Christian Iran By Willem Sander van Boxtel In the early hours of November 10th 2016, many of us atheists woke up to the dawn of at least another four years of religious rule in the world’s most major powerhouse. But for secular non-believers, Donald Trump is not the real danger. The […]
Story taken from “The Thinking Atheist” podcast: An Oklahoma children’s home happily accepted a $100 donation (given by Matt Wilbourne, a Muskogee (Oklamhoma) resident), until it realized that the money was given in the name of the Muskogee Atheist Community.
An elected official has stated that recent storms and floods are “Divine Retribution” for Gay Marriage! This is not some American Deep South Congressman, this is a local councillor from…Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire! Cllr David Silvester (UKIP) said the Prime Minister had acted “arrogantly against the Gospel”. The local MP John Howell (Con) summed it up well: […]
Religion continued to wield undue influence in world culture and politics
Atheism, Catholicism and a good laugh all in one book!
Christian Girl Guide leaders plan to defy the organisation’s leadership in dropping the pledge to a god in the the Girl Guides’ promise. As reported earlier on in the year in a bid to be more inclusive and to encourage wider membership in the organisation Girl Guiding UK planned to drop the pleadge to “love […]
Former ABofC Lord Carey is banging on again about the upcoming legalisation of Marriage Equality. He is stating that the law that would legalise same sex marriage would “set a dangerous precident” and would have “uninteded consequences”. He states it could lead to polygamy. Two points here, 1. No it won’t! In fact the recent […]
On Sunday 19th May 2013 at 11am I attended one of the regular Sunday lectures at Conway Hall. The speaker was musician and PhD student Jonny Scaramanga who writes the Leaving Fundamentalism blog. Jonny was brought up in a fundamentalist Christian home and went to a school which utilised the Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) system, […]
Atheist constituent apparently ignored by Christian MP.
The Guardian has asked the question, following David Cameron’s Easter reception, where even devout Christian, Tony Blair, wouldn’t do this…did God. He quoted the Book of Luke and spoke of a ‘Christian Fightback and so The Guardian has asked the question: Is it OK for a Prime Minister to ‘Do God’ in public? Now I’m […]