Atheism plus…. new Garbage! (yes I’ve been under a rock)

“What do you atheists do, besides sitting around not-praying, eh?” We are… Atheists plus we care about social justice, Atheists plus we support women’s rights, Atheists plus we protest racism, Atheists plus we fight homophobia and transphobia, Atheists plus we use critical thinking and skepticism. It speaks to those of us who see atheism as […]

4000 Hungry Heathens – The food of the 2012 Global Atheist Convention, Melbourne Convention Centre, April 13-15 #atheistcon

The good people of the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre were challenged to feed four thousand hungry, sleep deprived, opinionated atheists over the three days of the Global Atheist Convention. And, despite a few grumblings from the vegans, I think they did really really well! Welcome Reception Kicking off the weekend, armed with a couple […]

Topics that I could have written about but haven’t for lack of coherent sentences

Slutwalk. The Rapture Cate Blanchett Muslims getting Billboards in Sydney. How I wish I was a mum and was running this blog as an atheist/raising freethinkers/evidence based practice mum blog just to enter it into the Top 25 Faith Bloggers thingy to irritate the Christian mums who were irritated at there being Pagan mums in […]