In Conversation: Shelley Segal and Mr Oz Atheist

Yesterday afternoon I had the pleasure and privilege of finally catching up with singer/songwriter Shelley Segal. We have been trying to catch up for a chat for a couple of years, and I wasn’t disappointed. Joining me in conversation with Shelley was blogger and twitter extraordinaire, MrOzAtheist, AKA Donovan. Due to some technical problems with the recording, the opening section of the conversation is a little jumpy. Luckily I was able...

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Interview with Mr Oz Atheist

Photo by Martin S Pribble Yesterday I managed to catch up with Mr Oz Atheist (Donovan) over a couple of beers at Federation Square, where we chatted about several subjects pertaining to religion, faith, culture, society and just about everything else you care to mention. As it was recorded in a public place, there’s a fair bit of background noise, but our voices come through quite clearly. It comes in at just over an hour, so sit back...

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Member Spotlight at Secular Woman

As you may know, I am a paid-up member of the group Secular Woman. As I have written before, Secular Woman seeks to “to amplify the voice, presence, and influence of non-religious women.” I offer my support, primarily as a humanist interested in equality, then as an atheist, and finally as a man. The fact that Secular Woman is not exclusive of men is one of the main reasons I support them so wholeheartedly. I am honoured to...

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Interview with me over at Deity Shmeity

This week I was asked to do a written interview for the atheist blog Deity Shmeity, as part of a series of interviews with internet atheists. Of course I happily said yes. There were seven questions in total, and below I’ve included the answers to the first two questions. Enjoy! Have you always been a nonbeliever? If not, what were you beforeĀ and what was most influential in your change? If so, has anything everĀ tempted you to...

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