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Religion is dying

Watching Religion Die Web Religion is dying

Religion is fading more quickly in the United States than in any other nation, according to a forthcoming research book.

Our mission here at FFRF

1Scotus no tax money religion Our mission here at FFRF

The law of the land should reign supreme. That’s our mission here at the Freedom From Religion Foundation.

Want to win an election? Court secular voters, not Christian conservatives

Trump raise your hand if youre a Christian Conservative Want to win an election? Court secular voters, not Christian conservatives

Donald Trump asked his audience to raise their hands if they were Christian conservatives. He may have been joking, but the joke is based on the unsubstantiated truism in American politics that one has to pander to religion to win higher office. While Trump may simply have been flippant, mixing religion and politics is serious.

Repeat after me: the absence of religion is not atheism

Blankslates Repeat after me: the absence of religion is not atheism

A blank wall, an unadorned car bumper, a monochromatic cup—some may find it hard to believe, but none of these things take any position on the existence of ­a god, or whether one religion is better than others. Legal Fellow Madeline Ziegler discusses why the lack of religion is not anti-religion.

The “nones” have it

Will political candidates ever catch up with the changing demographics and start to woo us — the “Nones” — the secular voters? This has been the question for more than a decade, since the number of nonreligious adults matched the hardcore Religious Right vote. The American Religious Identification Survey of 2001 identified the nonreligious, then […]