EVENT: Learn how to become an abortion clinic escort!

It's hardly a leap to say that the reality of safe, accessible and affordable abortion is constantly under attack in the United States. Whether it's Texas's restrictive guidelines created to explicitly loophole clinics into shutting down or the passing of so-called 'fetal heartbeat' laws that subvert science and common sense, one thing is clear: women's

Fade to Black: An interview with the NYC Blackout Rally folks!

This upcoming Saturday, the Black Atheists of America and Black Nonbelievers are teaming up to present quite possibly the first secular event of its kind, the NYC Blackout Rally; a celebration of atheism and secularism through prominent speakers, singers and lyricists of color. Ed sat down and spoke with the people spearheading the event, Ayanna

EVENT: FtBConscience and You!

The internet, bastion of perpetually morose felines, has long been an enormous boon to the atheist community. With the number of atheist(skeptic)-centric blogs, podcasts and online discussion groups now available, it's never been a less lonely time to be a self-identified nontheist. Sensibly enough, as the online community has grown larger, so too have the

We’re cooking up SkepchickCon 2012!

Hey there— we’re busy planning SkepchickCon 2012 and there is a lot in progress, but there a couple of things we do know. For one thing, the date: July 5-8, 2012. Also, we’re delighted to report that this year will be even more amazing and super-charged since we’re teaming up with PZ Myers and the

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Act Now! Your Money Doubled!

Why donate to SkepchickCON? There are some really good reasons to hand over a little dough to this cause, but this week the biggest and best reason to donate is because, due to the generosity of an anonymous donor, your contribution will be DOUBLED!! (An occasion for SUPERCAPSLOCK, if ever there was one.) That’s right,

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Join Us at SkepchickCon 2011 and Help Humanists in Kenya

From June 30 - July 3, Skepchick will host our third year of panels at CONvergence, the annual sci-fi convention in Minneapolis, and it promises to be our best yet! This year our special guests include Amanda Marcotte of Pandagon, PZ Myers of Pharyngula, John Abraham of Climate Science Rapid Response, Sadie Crabtree of JREF, and more,

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