17 Feb 2013
Need a Secular, Non-Religious Point of View?
We don’t want to miss an inquiry, so please phone to set up an interview, especially if you are on deadline. We would be pleased to try to answer your questions, or accommodate your request.
For non-urgent questions, please email us.
You can learn more about the Arkansas Society of Freethinkers, our mission, our affiliations, and our leaders by clicking the “About” tab.
Our Media Representatives
LeeWood Thomas is one of the original members of the Arkansas Society of Freethinkers, and consistently has been active with the group since its start in 1996. He is a long-serving board member and has been the one of the primary voices of the Arkansas Society of Freethinkers for several years. He has been instrumental in starting other secular clubs and organizations around Arkansas, most recently in Benton.
Anne Orsi has served on the board of the Arkansas Society of Freethinkers since 2010 and is the organization’s Vice President. She is an attorney licensed to practice in Arkansas and often writes about law and secularism, separation of church and state, and the effects of religion on government in the United States and in other countries. Her weekly column about secularism and the law appears Thursdays on the What Would JT Do? blog on the Atheist Channel at Patheos.com.
16 Feb 2013
Are you ready to join, explore, or get more information about the Arkansas Society of Freethinkers?
Great! The first thing you’ll want to do is connect with our various communication channels. Use these links to get in the loop:
We post announcements here, along with updates of activities and current issues of special interest to secular Arkansans. “Like” our Facebook Page and you’ll see pertinent updates in your Facebook News Feed.
When life in the Bible Belt wears you down, go here to take a sanity break. Converse, laugh, share stories, and relate to your fellow freethinkers. (If your freethinking is done in the closet, please note that the Facebook group is not private and your posts can be seen by anyone in your Facebook friends list, depending on your privacy settings.)
Find our calendar of events here, browse and share photos, find friends, and more. Meetup is our main event planning tool. We recommend adding a feed to your personal calendar so that when we post events on Meetup, your Outlook, Google, or iCal calendar is automatically updated. If you use Google’s calendar, for example, you can simply add a calendar with the following URL: webcal://www.meetup.com/ARfreethinkers/events/ical/Arkansas+Society+of+Freethinkers/ .
Reason in the Rock is a regional conference organized by the Arkansas Society of Freethinkers. We bring the movers and shakers of secularism and skepticism to our notch in the Bible Belt, and great things happen! Plan to attend the last weekend in October. Updates and speaker announcements are posted on the Reason in the Rock site.
Watch videos from our monthly lecture series, see the presentations by nationally known speakers at Reason in the Rock, plus see selected videos from other sources. Subscribe for updates.