Resources

Atheism

The Secular Web – atheist resource operated by the Internet Infidels nonprofit organization.

About Atheism – Austin Cline’s About.com page. One of the best online introductions to atheism.

Friendly Atheist – a blog and podcast providing news and interviews relevant to the non-belief community.

Freedom From Religion Foundation – an organization dedicated to preserving the separation of church and state.

Worldview Naturalism – resource on the worldview of metaphysical naturalism. Also features a collection of hundreds of atheist-theist debates.

 

Religious Criticism

Skeptic’s Annotated Bible / Qur’an / Book of Mormon – an extensive database of criticism of religious texts.

Early Christian Writings – the best resource for scholarship on Christian documents.

 

History

LIVIUS – a wonderful resource on ancient history, with a wealth of information on first century Judaea.

 

Podcasts

Conversations from the Pale Blue Dot – centers around philosophy, atheism, religion, ethics, and rational discourse. Unfortunately no longer producing new episodes.

The Humanist Hour – official podcast of The American Humanist Association featuring a wide variety of guests speaking on topics related to politics, philosophy, religion, science, and more.

Rationally Speaking – a presentation of New York City Skeptics hosted by Massimo Piglucci and Julia Galef, Rationally Speaking endeavors to “explore the borderlands between reason and nonsense”.

Reasonable Doubts – presents a critical and atheistic perspective towards religion with a panel of skeptics, including professors in subjects such as philosophy, psychology, mythology, and religion.

Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe – focuses on critical thinking, reason, and the promotion of science understanding.

Unbelievable? – British Christian radio/podcast show. Often features dialogues between theists and atheists.