The Wizard is a ShysterJune 22, 2018
Pew Research puts out a big report on the rise in religiously-based harassment and hostility around the world, and we focus in on the data about the persecution of the nonreligious: As governments, activists, and the media absorb the whole of Pew’s valuable report, it’s crucial that the plight of the nonreligious is not lost …
U Mad Bro?June 21, 2018
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, which I can’t believe exists in this administration, announces steps that NASA and FEMA will be taking to detect and possibly deflect near-Earth objects that could smash into us. This is cool: NASA is asked to come up with new ways to deflect an asteroid heading …
Nature vs. Nurture, Verified Miracles(?), and Why do you hate God?June 20, 2018
I don’t hate God, Homer Simpson, or any other fictional character. Though I have seen Homer Simpson.
News & Announcements
TAKE ACTION: Don’t Let Naturopaths Take Free Rein in Michigan!June 18, 2018
Dear Friend of CFI-Michigan,
On May 17, the Michigan Senate passed legislation that allows naturopaths great latitude in diagnosing and treating serious medical conditions. It’s up to us to stop this bill in the Michigan House of Representatives.
TAKE ACTION: Stop Congress from Undermining the Johnson Amendment!June 13, 2018
Earlier this year, you helped us protect the Johnson Amendment from being repealed in the “tax reform” bill. But the fight isn’t over yet.
It Gives Me a New Strength: A Secular Rescue Success StoryJune 11, 2018
Secular Rescue is a program of the Center for Inquiry that identifies those writers, activists, and everyday citizens in countries such as Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Iraq who live under the threat of violence and death. Secular Rescue then provides financial and diplomatic assistance to help these courageous freethinkers escape to safety so they can continue …