Hemant Mehta is the editor of Friendly Atheist, appears on the Atheist Voice channel on YouTube, and co-hosts the uniquely-named Friendly Atheist Podcast. He is a former National Board Certified high school math teacher in the suburbs of Chicago, where he taught for seven years.
Hemant has appeared on CNN and FOX News (really). He has served on the board of directors for Foundation Beyond Belief (a charity organization targeting non-theistic donors) and the Secular Student Alliance (which creates and supports college atheist groups nationwide).
Jennifer Goulet, an open atheist running for the Washington State House in District 9, Position 1, has lost her race. Goulet beat out one Republican opponent in her “top two” primary, in which the top two vote-getters from either party make it on the November ballot, but she was up against another Republican, Mary Dye, who was the incumbent candidate. Because of that, this race was always an uphill climb. This is Goulet’s biography, as offered by the Freethought Equality… Read more