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Did WikiLeaks Reveal I Was a Shill For Hillary Clinton?

Herb Silverman | Posted 08.05.2016 | Religion
Herb Silverman

We are a country of religious and non-religious people who should be judged on what we say and do rather than on our professed religious beliefs. There are good and bad people of all religions and none. In fact, I'm planning to vote for a liberal Methodist (Hillary Clinton) rather than for a likely atheist (Donald Trump), who I can't imagine believing in a power higher than himself.

What do Politics Have to do With Meaning and Purpose in Life?

Gleb Tsipursky | Posted 01.15.2016 | Religion
Gleb Tsipursky

You pass through the long security line at the United States Capitol building in Washington, DC. While the line of tourists streams forward into the Exhibition Hall, you turn right, and head to the Senate appointment desk.

Atheist Group's Report Card Flunks Congress, Gives Elizabeth Warren Perfect Score

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics

The Secular Coalition for America, a non-theistic advocacy group, flunked Congress in its 2013 Congressional Report Card released Monday, which graded...

A Few Kind Words for Satan

Herb Silverman | Posted 05.12.2014 | Religion
Herb Silverman

As an atheist, I point out that I don't believe in the existence of any supernatural forces, including Yahweh, Satan, angels or devils. But I can make theological and strategic cases for embracing the mythical Satan.

WATCH: Why Is Religion On The Decline?

Posted 01.17.2013 | Religion

David Niose, president for the Secular Coalition of America and author of "Nonbeliever Nation," joined Ahmed on HuffPost Live to discuss the decline o...

Church-state Groups Slam Obama On Hiring Issue

Posted 09.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) President Obama's status-quo stance on the controversial issue of faith-based hiring has...

Rapture Fever

Roy Speckhardt | Posted 07.19.2011 | Religion
Roy Speckhardt

In preparation for May 21, some Americans have quit their jobs, settled their affairs, and arranged for their care of their earth-bound pets, for they believe this Saturday is the Rapture.

'Godless' Group's Campaign Against The Religious Right

Roll Call | Ambreen Ali | Posted 07.18.2011 | Politics

A group of self-described Godless Americans is defying predictions of the Rapture to kick off a new campaign this week against the religious right....

Secular Coalition Asks Newt Gingrich to Respect America's Secular Heritage

Sean Faircloth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sean Faircloth

Mr. Gingrich, if you want to prove yourself worthy of our nation's highest office, it would very wise for you to not only acknowledge America's rich secular heritage -- but affirm our historic and constitutional responsibility to defend it.

Foundation Urges Charitable Giving Among Nonreligious | Kimberlee Hauss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

The Foundation Beyond Belief is urging atheists and secularists to donate more to charity in order to show that their generosity equals that of church...