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Stories with subject: Atheism
  • Madison bans discrimination against atheists, non-religious 
    Updated: May-03-15 11:08 am

    MADISON, Wisconsin - While conservatives in Indiana and Arkansas were explaining last month why their new religious objections laws weren't invitations to discriminate against gays, the leaders of Wisconsin's capital city were busy protecting the rights of another group: atheists.

  • Appeals court upholds ban on Nativity scene displays 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 5:23 pm

    SANTA MONICA, California - A Southern California city's decision to ban winter displays in a public park did not violate the free speech rights of Nativity scene supporters, a federal appeals court ruled on Thursday.

  • Atheist sets up 'reason station' inside Warren City Hall story has photos
    Updated: Apr-29-15 3:48 pm

    WARREN, Michigan - An atheist man has finally set up an informational booth promoting free thought and use of reason after winning a lawsuit to have it inside Warren City Hall.

  • Atheist group sues transit system over refusal to run ad 
    Updated: Apr-28-15 1:47 pm

    A Pennsylvania transit system permitted churches to advertise on the sides of its buses but then refused to allow a group that doesn't believe in God to place an ad containing the word "atheists," fearing it would offend riders, according to a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday.