Entries by Kelsey Jo Starr

Jerry DeWitt featured in New York Times Op-Ed Video

On September 22 The New York Times' Op-Docs section premiered an excerpt of the film-in- progress, The Outcast of Beauregard Parish, retitled Bible Belt Atheist. It tells the story of Jerry DeWitt, a Pentecostal preacher who scandalized his small Louisiana town when he was "outed" as an atheist. Caught between two worlds, he sets out on a quixotic quest to create a […]

Arian Foster's Openly Secular video featured on Nation.com

Respected sports journalist, Dave Zirin, who focuses on sports and society, wrote an incisive piece on the role of Christianity in the National Football League on the nation.com website on September 21. Zirin quotes frequently from the video star running back Arian Foster made for Openly Secular. Zirin's article was the No. 1 viewed article […]