"Several years ago, I watched live a debate with Dan Barker (topic: "Can you be good without God"). And, I have to agree a little with Spud. Dan's positions were good, but his presentations weren't so great, especially for a…"
"I think it's understandable to want to see those who speak for us and stand for our ideas and principles to really shine. We could do so much more with greater resources. Or if we had Christopher Hitchens back. Or Robert Green…"
"Idaho Spud, I think you are being overly critical in your criticism of the FFRF video. Unlike most of us, including me, who do little more than provide a pittance of financial assistance through membership, these people have chosen to actually…"
"I watched that, Idaho Spud. It did appear that some of it was a bit scripted but much of it was spontaneous and not unlike a lot of public access programming. I thought there was a lot of good information that was presented too."
"Here is one of the "Ask an Atheist" videos, which is what I've been watching in the past. Dan Barker, the guy on the right looks very uncomfortable, and they all look uncomfortable, even the attorney, like I probably would.…"
"I donate a little to the FFRF, and have a question that I've been reluctant to ask here.
Whenever I watch a video from the FFRF, I cringe because the participance are so stilted in their speech. I haven't watched their latest ones…"
"I'm an FFRF member as well, and while we have had some local issues around northeast Ohio, the activity we see is likely nothing like what is to be found in the bible belt, where Christianity has a tendency to run rampant in public schools and…"
"A.T., this group is no different from so many other groups that languish from inactivity. Furthermore, I'm guessing only 5% of our members actively participate at A/N.
I'm an FFRF member, so I'm partially guilty of skipping over…"
The Freedom From Religion Foundation, based in Madison, Wis., is a national association of freethinkers (atheists, agnostics) that has been working since 1978 to keep church and state separate.See More