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).
This is a guest post written by David G. McAfee. He is author, most recently, of The Book of Gods. … Donald Trump promises to build a wall, a big wall, a strong wall, to keep out Mexicans, but what about our most important wall? What about the Wall of Separation between Church and State for which our founding fathers fought? Trump doesn’t strike me as a particularly religious man — he rarely attends church and has demonstrated an extreme… Read more
Dan Phelps, the President of the Kentucky Paleontological Society, has been a vital source for journalists looking for information about Ark Encounter, and he finally posted his own thoughts on what’s inside the $100 million attraction. It’s a comprehensive, blistering review of a “museum” that deserves those quotation marks. Read more