June 09, 2011
On the ballot in San Francisco this November will be a proposal to make it a criminal offense to perform a circumcision on a male under the age of 18. Should secular individuals — who obviously have no religious motivation to carry out such a procedure — support the ban? No. The proposed ban is a singularly bad idea.
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June 07, 2011
Dr. Jack Kevorkian died Friday. To say that Kevorkian was a controversial figure would be an understatement. Controversy was what he sought, and he was not disappointed.
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May 18, 2011
The Catholic Church says permissive culture contributed to priests' abuse of minors
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May 03, 2011
It might not happen on May 21, but it will happen
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April 25, 2011
Nonbelievers should be very hesitant about embracing the term "faith"
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April 21, 2011
In what ways is humanist ethics superior to religious ethics?
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April 06, 2011
The decision to try the 9/11 conspirators in Cuba
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March 30, 2011
Events in Pakistan remind us of the importance of the right to blaspheme
March 24, 2011
A discussion of the extent to which religious belief is important
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March 21, 2011
Two recent studies discuss susceptibility to fear and religious belief
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