Millennials Are the Least Religious Generation in United States History, Study Finds

Religion is at an all-time low for the United States. Especially for millennials.

Richard Dawkins Made a Huge Mistake While Railing Against "Social Justice"

And it's still not the worst thing he's ever tweeted.

4 Important Things That Atheists Wish Everyone Knew About Them

It's more than just not believing in God.


An Atheist's Obituary Reveals Everything Wrong With How America Talks About Atheism

Even a deceased veteran can't escape being lectured.

Finally, Some Good News for Atheists in the Military

This is what real religious freedom looks like.

7 Biggest Lies We Need to Stop Telling About Atheists

Americans have it all wrong.

The Most Unpopular Group in America Is Not the One You Might Expect

Sexuality and political affiliation are no longer the most divisive issues for American families.

Why 'Atheist Churches' Are Making Us Atheists Look Ridiculous

As if the Sunday Assembly weren't absurd enough, disgruntled former members have formed a splinter sect called Godless Revival. Ugh.

5 Novels Every Atheist Can Believe In

These five books are the bibles of atheism.


Sunday Assembly Atheist Church is a Foolish Idea

The Sunday Assembly is picking up steam as an institutionalized "atheist church," but its success will only hurt the secular cause.

Atheist Mega-Churches Are the Bizarre New Trend For Unbelievers

We saw it once, now we're seeing it again, but this time with a twist. The mega-church, usually complete with psalms, praise, and prayer now has none of the above.

Eric Fromm Has a Shocking Surprise For His NCU Classmates

Northwest Christian University student body president Eric Fromm has come out as an atheist. Here's why his revelation is nothing for Richard Dawkins' acolytes to celebrate.

6 Wild Quotes From Christopher Hitchens That Will Remind You Why You're An Atheist

Hitch may have passed on, but his words still ring loud and clear.

11 Reasons Why You Should Attend An Atheist Church

A new church full of atheists may be coming to a city near you. And a co-founder with pink skinny jeans is just one of the many reasons you should attend.

Why “Atheist Churches” Are a Disaster For Atheism

"Atheist churches" are on the rise in Europe and the U.S., but nonbelievers should shun them for the sake of the freethought movement.

Atheists Now Have a PAC, and They Want More Politicians to Come Out As Non-Believers

Americans - and their elected leaders - are becoming more and more distant from God. Recent polls indicate that for politicians, this may not be a good thing.

British Girl Scouts Ditch "God" From Their Oath, Should We Do the Same?

When it comes to oaths and God, being all-inclusive isn't an option, or perhaps even the goal.

Richard Dawkins and the "New Atheists" Represent the Dark Side of Atheism

Scientist Richard Dawkins' latest comments on Islam irked many who see problems with Dawkins' brand of atheism. Writer and commentator Murtaza Hussain speaks to PolicyMic on this latest issue.

Why Atheists Have a Serious Problem With Women

As a particularly unapologetic brand of “New Atheism” rises, women are entering into the discussion with their guns blazing, and not always finding a warm welcome.

5 Famous Americans You Never Knew Were Atheists

A wizard, a soldier, a poet, an astronomer, and an author show why today's God skeptics are in good company.

Atheists Are the Most Feared Group in America — But Why?

A study out of the University of Tennessee found that the nonreligious don't differ in personality traits from the religious and can be categorized in six groups reflecting their diversity.

Awesome Group Creates Atheist Monument, Intolerant Christians Flip Out

An atheist group erected its own monument and others responded by throwing a toilet at it, parading around Confederate flags, and carrying signs with the words, "Yankees Go Home" on them.

Tips For "Coming Out" to Friends, Family, and the World — As An Atheist

Revealing yourself to your family as a freethinker can be incredibly stressful, especially if they're among the faithful. Is it worth the trouble?