Month: November 2021

Josh Duggar’s trial shows why confessional exception shouldn’t exist czimmerman@ffrf.org (Casandra Zimmerman) News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation A more shameful legal maneuver in the name of religion would be hard to find. Disgraced reality TV figure Josh Duggar has reportedly made a shocking motion in his just-begun child pornography trial: to exclude testimony from a witness on the grounds …

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FFRF condemns N.C. Legislature for passing a budget that funds faith czimmerman@ffrf.org (Casandra Zimmerman) News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation   North Carolina needs to make sure that its new budget does not violate the Constitution, the Freedom From Religion Foundation is insisting. The recently passed North Carolina budget includes grants or possible grants to several organizations that appear to offer only …

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Representation Matters: Spotlight on School Board Member Leonard Presberg,Peter Bjork,TheHumanist.com

This is part of TheHumanist.com’s monthly 2021 series highlighting openly nonreligious elected officials across the nation. Because of the work of the Center for Freethought Equality, the political and advocacy arm of the American Humanist Association, there are now more than 80 elected officials at the local, state, and federal level who identify with the …

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FFRF yet again counters religious display at Illinois courthouse czimmerman@ffrf.org (Casandra Zimmerman) News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation The Freedom From Religion Foundation has once more, with the able assistance of a member, created an equal space for secularism at an Illinois courthouse. A Bill of Rights “nativity” display has again been installed by vigilant FFRF Member Will Meyer …

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Why Smart People Get Things Wrong: Skeptical Inquirer Presents, Dec. 9 Paul Fidalgo News | Center for Inquiry

Read More News | Center for Inquiry Smart people sometimes believe dumb things. They may be highly educated, well-read, and quick-witted and yet still harbor some very wrong ideas. What’s going on here?  On Thursday, December 9 at 7:00 p.m. ET on the next Skeptical Inquirer Presents live online event, learn why intelligence is not the same …

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FFRF “nativity” display returns to New Hampshire’s capital lauryn@ffrf.org (Lauryn Seering) News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation The Freedom From Religion Foundation’s secular Winter Solstice exhibit is once again ready for viewing in New Hampshire’s capital city. For the fourth successive year, FFRF members have put up a display honoring the Bill of Rights and our secular government …

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Discontinue chaplaincy program, FFRF urges Wash. sheriff’s office czimmerman@ffrf.org (Casandra Zimmerman) News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation

Read More News Releases – Freedom From Religion Foundation – Freedom From Religion Foundation The blatant promotion of religion and Christianity in a Washington police department must end, asserts the Freedom From Religion Foundation. A concerned Spokane County employee has informed the state/church watchdog that the county has instituted a chaplaincy program targeting law enforcement. …

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The Missing Airmen of Charles Fort’s Wild Talents,Paul Chambers,The Skeptic

This article originally appeared in The Skeptic, Volume 15, Issue 1, from 2002 The story of the missing airmen concerns the last flight of Pilot Officer Donald Ramsay Stewart and Flight-Lieutenant William Conway Day, both of whom went missing over the Persian desert on 24th July 1924. Seven days later their intact plane was found …

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Together, we can make a difference today. Nick Black Nonbelievers, Inc.

Read More Black Nonbelievers, Inc. Greetings!!! Giving Tuesday 2021 is here and is a great way to support your favorite organizations and our important work. We are asking once again for your support for Black Nonbelievers. From our 10th Anniversary Celebration to the Women of Color Beyond Belief conference, BN SeaCon, and participating in other …

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