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The Secular Right Isn’t Really New…

The Secular Right Isn’t Really New…

I remember when the whole concept of a conservative, or at least right-leaning atheist, came across as a foreign concept. Back in 2014, the non profit organization American Atheists was disinvited from CPAC, which was the topic of a few opinion columns discussing how unwilling conservatives have been to accepting atheists. It’s ironic that nowadays […]

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Loosening My Bible Belt

Who do you believe is crazier? The pastors who handle venomous snakes in church houses, or the guy they get to catch those snakes in the woods? Imagine if you will, being five years old, holding the lid open to the cooler your dad puts those snakes in, and he is depending on you to […]

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Atheists Should Have No Secular Devil

There’s a saying: “Don’t think of a pink elephant.” In other words, what one resists can dominate and even control one’s mind, making the action a person wishes not to do the action that person ultimately does. Religious believers often use this accusation against atheists. We allegedly “resist” or “deny” a belief in God, therefore […]

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Religion Continues to be Comedy Gold

Religion Continues to be Comedy Gold

With headlines about how various celebrities ranging from Ozzy Osbourne to Russell Brand have “found God”, one might think that religion has been regaining some of its lost ground in mainstream culture. But if the new Hulu comedy series “This Fool” is any indication, Catholicism and religion in general is still the butt of many […]

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Atheists for Liberty: In Solidarity with Salman Rushdie

Atheists for Liberty: In Solidarity with Salman Rushdie

NEW YORK, NY — Atheists for Liberty is horrified by the unprovoked assassination attempt against Salman Rushdie in Chautauqua, NY on Friday, August 12, 2022. An assailant, now charged with second-degree attempted murder, brutally stabbed Rushdie during a lecture. Rushdie’s injuries are significant, including multiple stab wounds in his neck and abdomen, and medical professionals […]

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The Lie of Equality

The Lie of Equality

A false conclusion which seems to have become the mainstream opinion nowadays is that everyone is equal. It is perhaps derived from the belief that all people should be equal before the law and have the same rights and same vote. I believe that people should have the right to the same opportunities and that […]

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Waking Up

  A familiar panic set in as hateful public and private messages poured into my social media account. These were messages from the secular community demanding that I remove posts or calling me a bigot. Why was I receiving emotionally charged personal attacks and demands I remove my social media posts? I had committed the […]

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Atheists Against Authoritarians

NEW YORK, NY — We at Atheists for Liberty, a non-profit non-partisan organization, are proud to announce our sponsorship of FreedomFest 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. While at FreedomFest, Atheists for Liberty will be hosting a Heathens Happy Hour, breakout session, and a moderated debate titled: Is Atheism Dead? FreedomFest is a convention where liberty-minded […]

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Vaccine Mandate Equality Project – Victory

Employer Backs out of Vaccine Religious Discrimination  NEW YORK, NY —  We at  Atheists for Liberty, a non-profit non-partisan organization, are happy to declare victory on the Vaccine Mandate Equality project.  This project began during the Covid-19 pandemic and continued after various states began to impose vaccine mandates on their citizens. Many Americans, both religious […]

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In Defense of Dawkins

In Defense of Dawkins

In the past year, biologist and author Richard Dawkins has become the target of heavy criticism regarding his tweets on transgender people. Dawkins, who is best known as one of the “Four Horsemen of the New Atheist movement and for his best-selling books, The God Delusion, The Blind Watchmaker, and Outgrowing God, exposed a contradiction […]

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The 2012 Reason Rally: 10 Years Later

The 2012 Reason Rally: 10 Years Later

It was 10 years ago today that the largest gathering of atheists (agnostics, skeptics, humanists & free-thinkers) in world history occurred. The 2012 Reason Rally, a successor to the 2002 Godless Americans March on Washington wasn’t expected to have the greatest amount of success on that cold rainy day. Christopher Hitchens passed away a few […]

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John Busch

Atheists for Liberty member John Busch is having their employment threatened for non-compliance with the vaccine mandate. Atheists for Liberty has reached out to his employer and will be assisting with this case. Letter sent to John Busch’s employer

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Atheists for Liberty Statement in support of Richard Dawkins

Atheists for Liberty Statement in support of Richard Dawkins

On April 10, 2021, famous atheist and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins wrote a controversial tweet comparing 2015 NAACP Chapter President Rachel Dolezal’s “identifying” as a black woman to transgenderism. This of course sparked a major controversy, with the majority of freethinkers coming to his defense, and a minority of outspoken activists going after him. Sadly, […]

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Joshua Sherwood Joins Atheists for Liberty as Member Manager

Atheists for Liberty is announcing that Joshua Sherwood will be joining the growing staff at Atheists for Liberty as Membership Manager. Joshua is passionate about atheism, LGBTQ, and political activism. Sherwood has worked for several prominent political institutions, including the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC). He graduated from Colorado Christian University with a degree […]

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