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

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

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)

Power to the People?

By Trey Boggs “January 20th, 2017 will be remembered as the day the people became the rulers of this nation again.” These words were spoken by President Trump during his inauguration and many would agree they were music to the nation’s ears. But for those of us who have been watching him closely, the contradictions between his words and actions mean that his promises to serve everyday … Continue reading Power to the People?

MYTH 4: Atheists Don’t Have Any Hope – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Atheism)

Some rather troubling Christian philosophers such as Ravi Zacharias are infamous for claiming that atheists have no hope in life, as if our existence on this earth is meaningless and the only thing worth living for is the unfounded hope of a “second” life in the afterlife. But as atheists who find these beliefs to be odd and unnecessary, we wonder why people spend so … Continue reading MYTH 4: Atheists Don’t Have Any Hope – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Atheism)

A Conversation with Aron Ra

By Andrew J. Rausch Aron Ra is the president of the Atheist Alliance of America. He was previously the Texas state director of the American Atheists. In addition to these things, he is the host of the Ra-Men Podcast and the author of Foundational Falsehoods of Creationism. A public speaker, video producer, and blogger, Ra is an outspoken critic of Creationism and the director of … Continue reading A Conversation with Aron Ra

Our President: Skeptic/Conspiracy Theorist

By Guest Writer Trey Boggs You have a sharp body ache that persists for days until you decide it is finally time to do something about it.  Before visiting the doctor, you do what many people do; Google what the issue may be.  Google has given you a lot of information, and you think you know the problem, but realize visiting the doctor is the … Continue reading Our President: Skeptic/Conspiracy Theorist

A Conversation with PZ Myers

by Andrew J. Rausch PZ Myers is a professor of biology at the University of Minnesota, Morris, and one of the loudest voices in atheism today. He is an outspoken critic of creationism and intelligent design. He writes and publishes the web blog Pharyngula, which is one of the top-rated scientific blogs on the Internet. Myers, a self-proclaimed “godless liberal,” is also a huge proponent … Continue reading A Conversation with PZ Myers

An Interview with Atheist YouTuber Holy Koolaid

By AT Taylor Raised in a Muslim country by parents who were evangelical missionaries from the United States, Thomas Westbrook (aka Holy Koolaid) admits that he was “pretty sold out to God all the way through college.” Faith healing, speaking in tongues, and young earth creationism were deeply ingrained in his upbringing, but he began having doubts as his college days came to a close. … Continue reading An Interview with Atheist YouTuber Holy Koolaid

MYTH 3: It Takes Faith to be an Atheist – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Atheism

I’ve occasionally heard  believers make the silly arguments that “It takes more faith to be an atheist than to believe in God,” or, “I just don’t have enough faith to be an atheist.” This type of deflection seems to be an attempt at reverse-psychology, and is used to make it appear as though atheists are just as guilty as theists are of believing things without any valid evidence, or contrary … Continue reading MYTH 3: It Takes Faith to be an Atheist – (Refuting 30 Common Myths About Atheism