Aron is president of Atheist Alliance of America, hosts the Ra-Men podcast, and is the director of the Phylogeny Explorer Project. Aron is one of the "YouTube atheists" and an advocate for rationalism in science classrooms. His videos promote secular education and skeptical thinking, often focusing on evolution and the evidence indicating an interrelated tree of life.
Sanal is an outspoken rationalist and freethinker from India. He brought to public attention the message of critical thinking and rationalism across India through mass reaching campaigns, lectures, numerous articles and hundreds of TV appearances.
David is President of American Atheists and was the creator and Executive Producer of the 2012 Reason Rally as well as Vice President of the 2016 Reason Rally. David's first book, Fighting God: An Atheist Manifesto for a Religious World, was released on December 1, 2015.
Nas is one of the co-founders of Ex-Muslims of North America. He has worked behind the scenes in the Ex-Muslim movement for many years, helping build and maintain Ex-Muslim communities across the United States and Canada. Born into a Muslim background, it was reading philosophy at a young age that lead him towards the path to being a freethinker.
Cidney is a recent graduate of Delta High School (in Colorado) and a freshman at The University of Denver. She recently earned the attention of the secular community after calling attention to proselytizing and other injustices at her public high school. Reprimanded for her actions, she was denied scholarship opportunities and suffered a 30% penalty to her grades.
And that's not all!
Over the coming weeks, we'll highlight our live entertainment, authors, members of the community, and secular candidates that are currently running for elected offices in California.