Atheism

No, Atheist Intolerance Is Not Destroying Western Society
January 19, 2014

The latest cover story in The New Statesman, the British weekly that The New Republic shares content with, is a controversial article by Cristina Odone, a former editor at the magazine.

The 'Best Arguments for God's Existence' Are Actually Terrible
January 16, 2014

The most common critique leveled at New Atheists is that we attack only puerile, fundamentalist forms of religion, and never engage with the “best” arguments of the faithful: those adumbrated by Sophisticated Theologians™.

Tennessee: Where 'Religious Freedom' Frees Snake Handlers to Abuse Animals
January 15, 2014

Tennesseeans may be protecting the religious rights handler venemous snakes—but what about the poor snakes? Or the people those snakes might poison?

Ross Douthat is Wrong About Me (and God)
January 07, 2014

More cluelessness attacks on atheism in the New York Times

Ross Douthat Is On Another Erroneous Rampage Against Secularism
December 26, 2013

The New York Times columnist's Christmas musings show he just doesn't understand atheists.

The Atheist's Guide to Christmas
December 21, 2013

Your official Atheists' Guide to Christmas: How to discuss—and enjoy!—Santa, Carols, and even the birth of Jesus.

America Could Elect An Atheist President. Really!
December 10, 2013

In Politico Magazine, Jennifer Michael Hecht has an intriguing and heartfelt piece about whether we will see an atheist president of the United States anytime soon.

Einstein's Famous Quote About Science and Religion Didn't Mean What You Were Taught
The scientist actually offers no solace to believers
December 04, 2013

Albert Einstein offers to solace to believers

Hipster Jesus Is Coming to an Atheist Church Near You
November 11, 2013

Twenty-first-century atheists—especially the ones who write prominent books like The God Delusion, The End of Faith and God Is Not Great—have earned a reputation for being as dogmatic as the religious fundamentalists they decry.

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