If we could retroactively change our calendars, what would be a good starting point? Forget the supposed birth of Jesus. At what point did human history really begin?
Next spring, I'll be giving a couple of talks on a Freethought Cruise
leaving from Fort Lauderdale, Florida and heading to Cozumel, Mexico. There are a handful of spots still available for anyone who'd like to join us, and I invited David Williamson
of the Central Florida Freethought Community to talk more about it.
For the eighth straight year, the Freedom From Religion Foundation has put up a sign
in the Illinois State Capitol rotunda that says "There are no gods."
Earlier today, the American Humanist Association's Appignani Humanist Legal Center went before the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals to argue that a monument honoring veterans with a giant Christian symbol shouldn't be allowed on federal property
. But a conservative legal group is spreading the lie that the AHA is unpatriotic and the Cross here isn't a Christian symbol at all.
Corey Lewandowski is thrilled that, under Donald Trump, people will finally be able to say "Merry Christmas" again... even though no one was stopping them from doing that over the past eight years.