Atheists

Bernie Sanders Is the Candidate of Nonbelievers

Rich Lowry, National Review

Bernie’s religion or lack of it has barely made a ripple or even occasioned any comment. Presidential religiosity has advantages. Bill Clinton used it to signal to otherwise politically hostile parts of the county that he understood their values. It fortified George W. Bush under incredible pressure during the War on Terror. Barack Obama tapped the rhetorical power of church oratory. The Sanders phenomenon is another indication of the weakening of American exceptionalism. Social scientist Seymour Martin Lipset wrote that American religiosity underlined its resistance to socialism. If he captures the Democratic nomination, Bernie Sanders will test how much either still matters or applies.

Rep. Doug Lamborn: Pentagon Rejects Atheist “Chaplain”

"I applaud the Navy for upholding a traditional definition of the chaplaincy, which has been repeatedly confirmed by Congress and the DOD. The installment of an atheist chaplain would inevitably open the door to a host of chaplains representing many other philosophical worldviews," said principled limited government constitutional conservative Rep. Doug Lamborn.

Act Now To Prevent Militant Atheist From Becoming Navy Chaplain

In a bizarre act straight out of the Obama playbook for social engineering in the military, the Navy Chaplain Appointment and Retention Eligibility Advisory group is recommending that militant atheist Dr. Jason Heap be appointed to serve as a secular-humanist chaplain in the Navy.

The Biggest Trend During Obama’s Presidency

Christianity and individual Christians have been under attack by Obama and his Far-Left progressive allies, making Christian religious practice a dangerous choice.

Atheists Force City to Drop ‘Keep Christ in Christmas’ Parade Theme

Billy Hallowell, The Blaze

Hundreds found ways around the Freedom From Religion Foundation’s complaint, with many holding signs that read “Let’s Keep Christ in Christmas,” among other religious messages, while they marched, a legal alternative that put the messages in citizens’ hands.

Court Rejects Atheist Challenge: 9/11 Cross Stays

The three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit found that the cross, located at Ground Zero, was "a symbol of hope" and historical in nature. The court also rejected arguments the traditional Christian cross was an impermissible mingling of church and state. SIGN OUR PETITION DEFENDING THE 9/11 CROSS NOW!

Ground Zero Cross Must Stand

J. Randy Forbes, National Review

The “9/11 Cross” should remain, as should the other crosses that memorialize our war dead. And too bad if it offends atheists.

Bozell, Bossie Attack CPAC's Handling of Atheist Group

Warner Todd Huston, Breitbart

The Conservative Political Action Conference reversed its invitation to allow American Atheists to have a booth at this year's event. But the original invitation prompted conservative Brent Bozell to pull out of the event, charging that CPAC is "destroying the conservative movement."