challenging religious privilege in public life



Contraception and the Catholic Church

One of the Church’s most inhuman dictates is its attitude to contraception. It has always had a problem in dealing with matters of sex.

The common misconception that atheists have no moral compass

The argument that atheists have no moral compass because they do not believe in a god is a rather silly argument.

Where are all the ex-Muslims?

Harsh punishments await those who abandon the group: traitors are ostracized, shunned and tarred even by family members and friends.

Humanity is the greatest challenge

We must end world population growth. It is time to ring the alarm bells and take radical action in order to avert unspeakable consequences.

Ten Reasons for Women to Reject Christianity

Deuteronomy 22:21 states that if a man married a woman and the "tokens of her virginity" could not be proved, she would be killed.

Good Without God: The Life of a Nigerian Atheist

Bayo Opadeyi is a Nigerian atheist, a rarity in the ultra-religious country. Irreligion in Nigeria is measured at two percent of the population.

What a Trump presidency could mean for Planned Parenthood and women’s health

Cecile Richards: "There are almost no words to capture the threat that this election result poses to our democracy."

What nobody wants to hear, but everyone needs to know

As we continue paving over natural habitats, many think that we can disrupt and despoil the environment indefinitely.

Who Are You Calling an Atheist?

How do nonbelievers compete? It’s just not kosher to tout humanist judges, non-faith-based charities, or atheist voters in any election.

Will Religious Beliefs Continue To Accelerate Earth’s Decent Into Hell on Earth?

Will enough of the world’s 7.4 billion (soon to be 10 billion) people come away from their collective Fantasy Lands in time to prevent Hell…