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An unlikely tale of a homeless woman and two “godless” five dollar bills

CAL 9705 An unlikely tale of a homeless woman and two “godless” five dollar bills

If you happen to win a “clean” five dollar bill at FFRF’s next convention, let me explain where it came from. Anne Gaylor, FFRF’s principal founder, coined the term “clean money” in reference to godless currency. If you’re lucky enough to own some currency issued prior to the 1955 law requiring the godly motto, you […]

Right and wrong — a daily dilemma

Right Wrong R Right and wrong — a daily dilemma

Passing moral judgments isn’t easy because right and wrong are sometimes elusive. They vary from person to person, place to place, time to time. Let’s look at some examples. What’s the moral truth about abortion? My four children all were adopted, so you might think I’d oppose abortion. Yet I feel that every pregnant woman […]

No assembly required: Public schools must keep evangelizers out

When I was in school, there was nothing quite as exciting as missing class for a special presentation or assembly. I would relish the chance to break the monotony of the school day for something unexpected, and probably would have attended any presentation (not that school children are given much of a choice). For this […]