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A really busy week

1DCN A really busy week

There are busy weeks here at the Freedom From Religion Foundation, and there are really busy weeks. This week fell squarely in the second category.

FFRF had all hands on deck

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The Freedom From Religion Foundation had much of its attention taken up by a boat this week. That’s not surprising, since this wasn’t just a plain old boat.

Ark Encounter floats on public subsidies

photo Ark Encounter floats on public subsidies

The new “Noah’s Ark” could not have been launched without public money. With the Ark Encounter opening in Kentucky today, it is a good time to review the various ways that state and local governments have subsidized the project.

Fact averse Ken Ham distorts FFRF’s mission

KenHam 1 Fact averse Ken Ham distorts FFRF’s mission

Facts are not Ken Ham’s friend. Like a child sticking his fingers in his ears and screaming “LA-LA-LA-LA-LA,” he goes out of his way to avoid them. But FFRF Attorney Andrew Seidel explains reality to Ham.

Kentucky Judge botches ruling on discriminatory Ark Park

AiGs ark Kentucky Judge botches ruling on discriminatory Ark Park

FFRF Staff Attorney Sam Grover explores why Answers in Genesis, the evolution-denying religious group led by young earth creationist Ken Ham, is now eligible for up to $18 million in tax incentives from the Kentucky government, thanks to a federal judge’s misguided ruling.