ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KOB) — A gaggle of American Atheists in New Mexico has put up a billboard aimed toward Christians that claims “simply skip church, it’s all pretend information” subsequent to a nativity scene. It additionally says “Completely happy Holidays from American Atheists.”
The billboard went up Wednesday on I-25 close to Montgomery, and it isn’t the one one. There are two in Dallas and 5 extra going up in Oklahoma.
“We would like individuals to comprehend that we’re beginning a dialog by being a bit of bit humorous and making an attempt to be just a little cheeky about it. And yea, we do need to get an increase out of them, however the concept is to not be offensive,” says Nick Fish, Nationwide Program Director for American Atheists.
Fish says the billboard’s aim is to attempt to begin a dialog by reminding people who there are hundreds of thousands of atheists within the nation.
“We would like individuals to critically take into consideration every part they’re being informed,” he stated.