Michigan State Convention
November 3, 2020
Here are a few photos from the Michigan State
Convention held on November 3, 2020 by
Arlene-Marie and Henry Morgan
Paul Kondon, former President of the Atheist Society of Western Michigan
University spoke on "Reasoning with the Unreasonable"
Arlene Marie, Michigan State Director for American Atheists with George Shiffer
George Shiffer praising Henry at the roast
Arlene-Marie presents award to Henry Morgan
Guest of honor, Henry Morgan, was saluted for nearly three decades of
service to Atheism, the separation of church and state, and civil liberties.
Frank Zindler praises Henry Morgan during the "roast" period of the
Bob Brooks speaking on "A Secular World"
This historic event is dedicated to
Henry Morgan to honor his more than 25 years of service. Join us as we Roast
Henry at a gala luncheon. And you won't want to miss our blockbuster line-up
ROBERT (BOB) BROOKS:
Accomplished and popular speaker in Detroit Metro area.
Mr. Brooks has appeared in numerous TV discussions, and has been giving Atheists speeches to college classes
and various groups for over a quarter of a century.
Bob has been married to Lois since 1955. He is a
'bookworm', world traveler, and a veteran. While he is
a patriotic citizen of the US he also considers himself a
Citizen of the world.
TOPIC: "A Secular World" Madalyn Murray O'Hair
and her supporters shared a vision of a world of science,
reason, and Atheism. We must now build that society for
all of the diverse opponents and victims of religion.
Senior Staff Writer for American Atheists Magazine,
Director of On Line Services for the organization, and
Editor of AANEWS (an electronic news and opinion
publication sponsored by American Atheists) make
Mr. Goeringer a high profile speaker from border to
border. Conrad is a former freelance reporter and
antiquarian book dealer. His writings have appeared in
a number of publications, including "New Times", "Sky
and Telescope" magazine, and "Schism".
TOPIC: "The Public Funding Of Faith" The "Religion
Tax" in America From Disestablishment to Charitable
Choice" traces the origins of government subsidies and
entitlement programs for religious groups from the
Colonial era to the present-day conflict over the faith-
Past president of Atheist Society at Western Michigan
TOPIC: "Reasoning With The Unreasonable" How to
discuss free thought with worshippers.
Scholar extraordinaire. Formerly a professor of
biology and geology, Mr. Zindler is now a science writer.
He is a member of the American Association for the
Advancement of Science, the New York Academy of
Sciences, The Society of Biblical Literature, and the
American School of Oriental Research. Frank is also the
Editor of American Atheist.
TOPIC: "How To Wrestle With Jesus - And Win"
Experience the bawdy details of the Toldoth Jeshu, the
"Jewish Life of Christ".
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