Winter Solstice celebrations, secular outcomes, media play and must-read columns

BillofRightsDay2021 Winter Solstice celebrations, secular outcomes, media play and must-read columns

We at the Freedom From Religion Foundation have been in a mixed mode this week — part celebratory and part cautionary. We commemorated Bill of Rights Day with an urgent full-page ad in Wednesday’s New York Times. The text warns: “The scales of justice have been alarmingly tipped in favor of a privileged status for […]

’Tis the season …

1NYTimesAdDecember13 ’Tis the season …

’Tis the season … for us folks here at the Freedom From Religion Foundation to be hectically engaged in our work. Between our holiday displays and the Bill of Rights, not to mention Trump’s appointments, we’ve been on the go this week.

FFRF to Kasich: Bill of the Rights, not bible, grants civil rights

It’s the Bill of Rights, not the bible, that grants citizens rights, Governor Kasich. The news headline, “Kasich proposes new government agency to promote Judeo-Christian values,” sounds like satire of reality from The Onion. But Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican presidential candidate, is dead serious. He floated the idea yesterday of creating an agency […]