Arguing with Trump Cult Members

By AT Taylor Once in a while, I’ll still fall into the trap of trying to talk some sense into a Trump supporter. But doing so is truly an exercise in futility, so don’t do it. Trump supporters have been sucked in to his vortex of lies and propaganda in a way that only authoritarian mad-men have accomplished in other countries, and in a way … Continue reading Arguing with Trump Cult Members

Jonah’s Conveyor Belt

By M.D. Chazzie My first time writing a blog for Secular By Nature shouldn’t be a difficult thing to do…should it? Letting any potential readers know my background, my ethics, my political views, my family dynamics, what I do for a living, my beliefs… The list could go on and on. The reality of it is, you probably don’t care. Nor should you. Knowing that … Continue reading Jonah’s Conveyor Belt

My Issue With The Virgin Mary’s Virginity

By Word Goddess (@Word_Goddess on Instagram) The immediate question I get from a person who finds out that I’m atheist, besides a horror stricken face, is “What led you to the conclusion of atheism?” I can say without a doubt that this conclusion came from a combination of my own questions, and many years of research and bible study, and it mainly stemmed from the … Continue reading My Issue With The Virgin Mary’s Virginity

Our Simple-Minded President

By Trey Boggs Illustration by IG: @project1460orless President Trump’s decision to pull the U.S. out of the Paris Agreement culminates a four-month run of the president demonstrating his short-sightedness and inability to think beyond the surface of the decisions he makes. As Trump begins to plan around what will ultimately be a lengthy process to remove the U.S. from this climate agreement, he did so … Continue reading Our Simple-Minded President

A Conversation with Jozef K. Richards

By Andrew J. Rausch Jozef K. Richards is a Milwaukee-based filmmaker and is the founder and owner of King’s Tower Productions, which distributes media through Amazon and YouTube. In 2011, he made his feature film debut with The Amateur Monster Movie. He directed his second film, The Wayward Sun, the following year. He is also the writer and producer of the religious satire series Holy … Continue reading A Conversation with Jozef K. Richards

Quick Rant – Sessions Gets $0 to Fight Medical Marijuana

Jeff Sessions is a relic from a bygone era… an era when some people believed they had to create a WAR against anything they weren’t in favor of. The fact is, the FAILED drug war has resulted in far more broken families and many more deaths than could ever happen from simply using drugs. Jeff Sessions, and many of his hypocritical, unprincipled, fear-mongering supporters want … Continue reading Quick Rant – Sessions Gets $0 to Fight Medical Marijuana

An Interview with Cosmic Skeptic Alex J. O’Connor

By AT Taylor Oxford, England native Alex J. O’Connor has made huge splash in the YouTube atheist community since he began producing videos skeptical of religion in 2016. Known as the “Cosmic Skeptic,” O’Connor has quickly amassed a YouTube following of nearly 100,000 subscribers as of April, 2017 – and shows no signs of slowing down. Describing his religious upbringing in Roman Catholic schools as a bit … Continue reading An Interview with Cosmic Skeptic Alex J. O’Connor

MYTH 7: Atheists Know God Really Exists But Just Don’t Want to Admit It – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Athesim)

You know that a religious discussion is going off the rails when someone starts telling you they know what you personally think or believe better than you do. I’ve been told on more than one occasion by believers that even though I’m an atheist, they think I actually know God exists, but I just don’t want to admit the “truth.” While some Christians might be … Continue reading MYTH 7: Atheists Know God Really Exists But Just Don’t Want to Admit It – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Athesim)

MYTH 6: Atheists Are Out to Destroy Religion – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Atheism)

Christians and believers of other religions regularly accept and assert very curious things. They habitually state things as facts which are not evidently true or likely, and assert with conviction things that violate everything we know about the natural world. For example: Jesus turned water into wine and walked on water. He also died as a sacrifice to wash away humanity’s sins… but he didn’t … Continue reading MYTH 6: Atheists Are Out to Destroy Religion – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Atheism)

MYTH 5: Atheists’ Lives Don’t Have Meaning – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Atheism)

Christians commonly hold the position that without an “extra” superficial layer of meaning being added to our existence (the “God” layer, I like to call it), our lives can’t have any real meaning. In other words, unless we buy into the idea that some supernatural father-figure is watching our every move and will reward us with eternal life if we’re good boys and girls, then what’s the … Continue reading MYTH 5: Atheists’ Lives Don’t Have Meaning – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Atheism)