Why Darwin Day MattersFebruary 12, 2009
A few reasons why Darwin Day matters, and why you should get involved!
Council Blasts Baylor University Religion Survey; Rodney Stark Hurls Acerbic Response BackFebruary 9, 2009
Council for Secular Humanism Blasts Baylor University Religion Survey; Rodney Stark Hurls Acerbic Response Back
My First Big Disappointment with ObamaFebruary 8, 2009
Seven quick reasons why Obama’s expansion of Bush’s Faith Based Initiative is flat-out wrong
CFI Releases Position Paper Criticizing Faith-Based InitiativesFebruary 8, 2009
CFI released a position paper criticizing government funding of faith-based programs that President Obama has pledged to expand.
How would Humanism guide Environmentalism?February 6, 2009
A careful definition of humanism is needed from the start.
Monkey Business over Ohio City’s Proposed “Science Month”January 31, 2009
The Columbus, Ohio suburb of Whitehall is awash in controversy over a proposal to designate February as “Science Month.”
Victory in Texas? For Now.January 27, 2009
“The meetings last week were tense, as the elected board was finely split between creationists and scientists…”
Long-Settled Evolution “Debate” Rages in Texas, LouisianaJanuary 22, 2009
Despite the federal courts’ banning the unconstitutional teaching of creationism and intelligent design in public schools, the Boards of Education of at least two states are still attempting to inject discussions of so-called "weaknesses" of evolution into the curriculum. In Texas: The New York Times reported today that the Texas …
Obama’s Oath without a Bible – Is He An Atheist Afterall?January 21, 2009
Obama Repeats Flubbed Oath, But Without A Bible
Obama’s First Day: A Religious Right RoundupJanuary 21, 2009
I thought it would be interesting to find out what the Religious Right has been up to on the first full day of Barack Obama’s presidency. Recall that in yesterday’s inaugural address President Obama pledged to restore science and gave a nod to religious minorities—most notably non-believers. A look at some of the websites …