Magazines & Journals


Listed below are links to a sampling of major magazines in the community of reason. Beyond these there are philosophical journals, specialized publications, and ezines. We will soon be adding those in an effort to make this listing increasingly comprehensive. Check back with us from time-to-time to see what new links have been added.

American Atheist

A journal of atheist news and thought. American Atheist magazine is a leading voice and resources for atheism in the marketplace of ideas. With content from huge range of contributors, including American Atheists staff, bloggers, authors, scientists, and activists, American Atheist is an extremely valuable resource for atheists throughout the nation. American Atheist is published quarterly and is available in print for a $20 per year subscription, electronically with an annual membership in American Atheists, or on newsstands at select Barnes & Noble.

Free Inquiry

The hard-hitting bimonthly journal of the Council for Secular Humanism. From world-class columnists to thought-provoking cover features to commentaries from every branch of the secular humanist movement, FREE INQUIRY has it all … and 70 to 80 percent of each issue is never posted online.

The Freethinker

A British Secular Humanist Journal.

Freethought Today

Freethought Today, the only freethought newspaper in North America, is published 10 times a year (with combined issues in January/February and June/July). Edited by Bill Dunn, Freethought Today covers timely news related to state/church separation and includes articles of interest to freethinkers.

The Humanist

A magazine of critical inquiry and social concern published by the American Humanist Association.

The New Humanist

New Humanist is the witty, accessible and irreverent magazine produced by the Rationalist Association covering the world – news, culture, philosophy & science – from a sceptical perspective.


“Free Minds and Free Markets”

The Secular Humanist Bulletin

The Secular Humanist Bulletin (SHB) is the 16 page newsletter of the Council for Secular Humanism. SHB is sent free to all Associate Members of the Council.


Skeptic magazine, the definitive skeptical journal.

Skeptical Inquirer

Skeptical Inquirer is the official journal of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry. Six times per year Skeptical Inquirer publishes critical scientific evaluations of all manner of controversial and extraordinary claims, including but not limited to paranormal and fringe-science matters, and informed discussion of all relevant issues.

The Skeptic

A Skeptical Look at Pseudoscience and Claims of the Paranormal in the U.K.

More to come!