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This Christmas, Atheists Should Opt for Peace Rather Than Anger

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 02.22.2014 | Impact
Sanjay Sanghoee

I support atheists' fight to be viewed in the same light as any religious person. After all, atheists can be just as compassionate, as loving and as giving as anyone else, regardless of whether they believe in God or not, so why should they be treated differently?

State Senator: Atheist Billboard Will Lead To Another Holocaust

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 12.20.2013 | New York

Another Christmas, another clash over an atheist billboard in New York City. Last week, New York State Senator Andrew Lanza joined the war on the ...

Atheist Group Launches Holiday Billboard: 'Who Needs Christ During Christmas'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 12.05.2013 | Politics

American Atheists, a national non-profit advocacy organization for atheists, launched a new digital holiday billboard in Manhattan’s Times Square on...

Atheist Grandfather Wants Grandchildren To 'Enjoy Life Now,' Because 'There Is No Afterlife'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

Wayne Hensler, an atheist farmer in his mid-80s, has purchased an atheist-themed billboard in Janesville, Wis. as a “legacy for [his] grandchildren....

Why the ‘Atheists: You're Wrong' Billboard isn't a Christian Message

Cynthia Jeub | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Cynthia Jeub

I'm bothered by three other elements of the billboard campaign. First, it points to Genesis 1:1 to make its point, which means the argument is between young-earth creationism and evolution. Second, it says "thank God" on it. Third, it calls atheists "our friends," and proceeds not to treat them in a friendly way.

WATCH: Atheist Billboard States 'Put Women's Rights Over Bishops' Wrongs'

Posted 06.30.2012 | Religion

A billboard positioned on a highway between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, is raising eyebrows with its controversial message: "Quit the church: Put wo...

Slavery, Tokenism And The Atheist PR Debacle

Christian Piatt | Posted 05.20.2012 | Religion
Christian Piatt

We can all do better than this. Really. Fundamentalism is ugly and dangerous, regardless of it's religious stripe, or even opposition to it.

Atheist 'Slaves Obey Your Masters' Billboard Raises Tempers In Pennsylvania

Posted 03.13.2012 | Religion

By Diana Fishlock Religion News Service HARRISBURG, Pa. -- The billboard is down, but the issue's not gone. A billboard erected in one of th...

Atheist Billboard Resurrected In Greenpoint

Posted 03.09.2012 | New York

An atheist billboard rejected by the heavily Jewish community in Williamsburg, Brooklyn has been resurrected in Greenpoint. The sign, made by the A...

Atheist BIllboard A No-Go In Brooklyn Jewish Neighborhood

Posted 03.07.2012 | Religion

An atheist group has been blocked from erecting a billboard in a heavily Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York. American Atheists had planned ...

WATCH: Atheist Billboard Sparks Controversy

Posted 02.15.2012 | Religion

Members of the Dallas religious community are speaking up about a national organization's controversial plans to display an Atheist message on a promi...

The Absurdity Of Christmas

David Lose | Posted 02.21.2012 | Religion
David Lose

I've been struck by the ads and billboards atheists have purchased this year suggesting that Christmas is a myth. Struck. Not offended or angered. Just struck. And they may be right.

American Atheists Plan To Put Up Holiday Billboards

Posted 11.15.2011 | Religion

American Atheists are planning to put up more holiday "Myth" billboards this year. Last year, the atheist organization's "Myth" campaign featured b...

Atheist Billboard Removed From Church Land In Ohio

AP | Posted 08.29.2011 | Weird News

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A billboard supporting atheism has been taken down from property owned by an Ohio church after the pastor complained. The ad put up...

Atheists Erect Billboard In Oklahoma City, Critic Says It's 'Like They're Poking A Finger In Your Eye'

AP | SEAN MURPHY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY — Atheists in Oklahoma City have erected a billboard seeking fellow non-believers, and Satanists have scheduled a conference in a ...