Torture and American Democracy
April 17, 2009

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, states in Article 5: “No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel…

Bounce God (and Fred Flintstone) from the Ballpark
April 17, 2009

Can the Yankees throw a man out of the park for not observing God Bless America?

Latest “Shroud” Pseudohistory
April 14, 2009

Notorious Shroud of Turin is still a painted fake.

The “End of Philosophy” and the Start of Humanism
April 9, 2009

The philosophy of humanism is only strengthened by evolutionary studies of morality.

When the Church Breaks 80…
April 8, 2009

The Catholic Church loves to give out advice, but they ought to clam up.

“Vampire” Unearthed
April 8, 2009

Archaeological dig reveals seventeenth century exorcism of a “vampire.”

Taking Skeptical Activism to a New Level
April 7, 2009

A new guide for skeptical activism includes over 100 ideas for spreading critical thinking

Vermont Legislature Votes Overwhelmingly in Favor of Gay Marriage
April 7, 2009

Vermont has become the first state to legalize gay marriage through the legislative process. How will the Religious Right react?

Freedom of Speech and the Right to Criticise Religion
April 4, 2009

My right to criticise your religion outweighs your desire to not be offended.

Following Jesus’ teaching may be the undoing of Christianity
April 4, 2009

A recent Gallup Poll suggests a strategy for secularists.