Atheists and Humanists Meeting

Date: Sunday, August 24, 2014
Time: 5 p.m.
Phone: (517) 914-2278
Details:
Mid-Michigan Atheists and Humanists Dinner Meeting w/special speaker. Ed Brayton will present on \"By Their Love: Violence in Defense of Christian Privilege.\"nnThe talk is about his forthcoming book which focuses on the plaintiffs in cases involving separation of church and state and the almost inevitable death threats, intimidation, harassment and sometimes vandalism and serious violence they receive from their local communities.nnEd Brayton is the owner of Freethought Blogs (http://freethoughtblogs.com/) and the voice behind the popular blog Dispatches from the Culture Wars (http://freethoughtblogs.com/dispatches/). He is the co-founder of Michigan Citizens for Science and has received the Friend of Darwin award from the National Center for Science Education. He is also a former journalist and editor with the Michigan Messenger. He has appeared on the Rachel Maddow Show and the Thom Hartmann show, and is fairly sure he\'s the only person who has ever made fun of Chuck Norris on C-SPAN.