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Nov
04
2013

CFI’s International Program Director Bill Cooke Guest Posts at Butterflies & Wheels


CFI International Program Director Bill Cooke guest posts on Ophelia Benson's Freethought Blogs site, Butterflies and Wheels, about the work being done by George Ongere and CFI–Kenya to help get orphan students the education they need.

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Nov
04
2013

Religious People Less Intelligent Than Atheists?


By Sean Lachut
That's the focus of a meta-analysis of sixty-three studies coming from Northeastern and the University of Rochester. They found a significant negative relation between intelligence and religiosity but also drew several conclusions about why that was. Definitely worth a look.

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Nov
01
2013

Atheist Group Starts Gift-Drive for Those Affected by Natural Disasters


"FreeOK, an atheist group based in Oklahoma, is planning a major charity drive this winter that aims to give presents to kids in foster care and families affected by natural disasters." Read the rest of the story on the Friendly Atheist blog.

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Nov
01
2013

Friday Freakout: Tom DeLay Claims “God Created This Nation and God Created the Constitution”


By Sean Lachut
Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay exclaimed to John Hagee at a service last weekend that he spent four hours taking "a conference call with the Lord"; that "Jesus destroyed Satan so that we could be free and that is manifested in what is called the Constitution..."; and that God's...

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Nov
01
2013

Pastors Promote Hyperbaric Chambers as Cure All


Twin pastors Dale and Gale Hammond of Nashville, Tennessee, promote the use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy to treat "everything from hair loss to depression."

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Nov
01
2013

Redundant “Religious Liberties” Bill Pushed by Utah Legislator


By Sean Lachut
State Senator Todd Weiler is working on a bill to preserve religious liberties in Utah schools that appears to be redundant and perhaps will encourage staff and school officials to meddle in students' religious (or irreligious) lives. The First Amendment is fairly clear about that kind of thing, so it...

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Nov
01
2013

Most Americans Don’t Want Religion Influencing Public Policy


According to a new poll by ABCNews-Fusion, 53% of Americans don't want religion influencing public policy.

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Nov
01
2013

Courts Are Secular and Better For It, Says UK Family Law Judge


By Sean Lachut
Even though England has an established religion, Sir James Munby, a prominent judge in the UK says: "We live in this country in a democratic and pluralist society in a secular state, not a theocracy. Judges have long since abandoned their pretensions to be the guardians of public morality." The...

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Nov
01
2013

Pope Francis Is Looking for Ways to Allow Divorced Catholics Communion


"While the first months of Pope Francis’ pontificate have been marked by his attention to the poor and his 'Who am I to judge' attitude on homosexuality, his pledge to tackle the ban on Communion for divorced and remarried Catholics could have the biggest impact for Catholics in the pews,...

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Nov
01
2013

Egyptian Student Under Investigation Over Atheist Facebook Group


A twenty-year-old Egyptian student is under investigation after starting a Facebook group calling for atheism after his university's administration filed a complaint over his activities, says an article on Huffington Post UK.

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