Opinion

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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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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America 2020: Where Conservatives are Liberals and Liberals are Conservatives

America 2020: Where Conservatives are Liberals and Liberals are Conservatives

The recent defections among high-profile intellectual liberals from the progressive left are only surprising if you haven’t been paying attention (The Harpers Letter, etc.). It was only a matter of time before these thoughtful and engaged adults were “red-pilled” and realized the cold, hard fact that the progressive left has abandoned them and is no […]

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Social Justice is Destroying Atheist Groups – A Response to Attacks on Atheist Alliance International and Michael Sherlock

Social Justice is Destroying Atheist Groups – A Response to Attacks on Atheist Alliance International and Michael Sherlock

Days ago, following a tweet from Atheist Alliance International (AAI) Executive Director Michael Sherlock calling religion a “retarded relic that really needs archiving in humanity’s library of bad ideas,” a handful of Twitter users launched attacks on Michael Sherlock and Atheist Alliance International which led to AAI suspending Sherlock for one month without pay in […]

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