The Foundation of Secularism

Todd Stiefel joins us on the "Mythicist Milwaukee Show"

Todd Stiefel is the founder and President of the Stiefel Freethought Foundation, and chair of Openly Secular. Todd graduated cum laude from Duke University. He has gifted over $4.7 million dollars to nonprofit organizations in the secular movement and is actively involved in a variety of charitable causes. Todd spearheaded the Foundation Beyond Belief international team that raised nearly a million dollars for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Todd and the Stiefel Freethought Foundation’s mission is to gain respect for freethinkers and continue to support efforts that promote the separation of church and state. His activism has been covered by The New York Times, The Washington Post, USA Today, among a host of many other highly respected media outlets. He has been interviewed on the The Young Turks, HuffPost Live, SiriusXM and NPR just to name a few. His writing has been published in On Faith, Friendly Atheist and Free Inquiry magazine. Todd was also one of the keynote speakers for The Reason Rally and Rock Beyond Belief.

Todd has taken time out of his incredibly busy schedule to discuss why he deems it important to support the secular movement and how everyone can help. We also discuss some of the wins and  losses that Todd has experienced through his various secular projects.