Stories by Greta Christina

Greta Christina's most recent book is The Way of the Heathen: Practicing Atheism in Everyday Life. She blogs at The Orbit. subscribe to Greta Christina's feed

Posted on: Jul 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Pop culture sometimes promotes rape culture, but there are instances where the sex is consensual and super-hot.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Our culture trivializes rape by showing fictional rape victims staying friendly with their rapists.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Some of these are offensive even to those with religious belief.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Atheism has great leaders, with widely varying points of view. And these eight are the tip of the iceberg.

Posted on: May 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Social and economic issues are deeply intertwined.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2015, Source: Greta Christina's Blog

There's nothing quite like seeing six naked people having sex.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2015, Source: AlterNet

There are benefits for not being attached to someone for a while.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A commitment to ecumenicalism all too often leads to intolerance and hostility toward atheists.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

They shouldn't hold their breath.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The idea that you should believe in God "just in case" trivializes both faith and reality.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2015, Source: The Blowfish Blog

It's a very common problem in relationships.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2015, Source: AlterNet

When a cause catches their hearts, the atheist community can be a powerful ally.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Believers and nonbelievers alike may need a refresher on these important points.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Atheists in the U.S. have laws protecting them, but they aren't always obeyed or enforced.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

There's probably no God, so stop worrying and enjoy the holidays!

Posted on: Nov 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Could non-believing clergy change how we see religion?

Posted on: Oct 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Nobody should be dehumanizing people -- and progressives especially are supposed to be fighting for the dignity, equality, and humanity of everyone.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We know the many ways sexism hurts women. But we don't talk as much about how sexism hurts men.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

4 reasons that "God made evolution happen" makes no sense.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

When you're out of the closet, you can relax, be more open, and connect with people more deeply.