Are you a non-theist who believes in the American Dream? Do you hold that the separation of church and state is a fundamental part of our national ethos? Do you want public policies based on sound science and reason? If so, you won’t want to miss the Patriot & Atheist: Kansas City Regional Atheist Meet, scheduled for Oct. 5 to 7! Nationally known speakers will present workshops and talks on raising the voice of rationality this election season and beyond. Speakers and workshop presenters include:
Rebecca Watson, Renowned blogger and "Skepchick" -- Legitimate Threat: What the War on Women Means To Atheists
Nate Phelps, Estranged son of the well-known Fred Phelps -- Dogmatic Faith is Destructive to Children and Other Living Creatures
Shawn Lawrence Otto, CEO and co-founder of ScienceDebate.org -- God, Science & the Elections
David Silverman, President of American Atheists -- Kicking Butt on the National Legislative Scene!
Katherine Stewart, investigative journalist -- The Good News Club: The Religious Right’s Assault on America’s Children
Amanda Knief, Managing director and in-house counsel for American Atheists -- Great Godless Lobbying: How to Make Elected Officials Work for Us
JT Eberhard, Renowned "firebrand atheist" -- Campus Activism
Hemant Mehta, Well-known as the "Friendly Atheist" -- Campus Activism
Conference ticket prices includes lunch Saturday & Sunday!
$99 -- Full package: Conference + Banquet Dinner + Debate
$55 -- Full student package: Conference + Banquet Dinner + Debate
$69 -- Pre-registration: conference only (through Sept. 21)
$79 -- Late/walk-in registration: conference only
$20 -- Student price (unchanged for late/walk-in)
$32 -- Saturday Banquet Dinner with keynote speaker Nate Phelps
$10 -- Friday night debate only
$10 Conference discount for members of KCAC! -- email [masked] for discout code.
A reduced room rate of $99 per night is available until Sept. 21.
Go to HERE to make reservations online or call (913)[masked] and mention you are reserving a room for the American Atheists convention.
For details on how to become a volunteer and receive the Saturday night Banquet dinner for FREE email KCAC's Vice President Joshua Hyde at [masked].