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Elections and so many other things

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We at the Freedom From Religion Foundation have in the past week been grappling with election-related issues. But by no means has that distracted us from our other work.

Pew report on social politicking reveals troubling trend that FFRF is doing something about

This week the Pew Research Center released a troubling report on politics in churches. The report Many Americans Hear Politics From the Pulpit, reveals that of the 40% of Americans attending religious services, about two-thirds of them (64%) heard about politics during worship services. When they say “politics” they mean hearing about political issues such […]

The bible does sanction slavery

An Associated Press article today reports that “tea party” rally organizers in Wausau, Wis., withdrew a speaking invitation to an Alabama attorney when it was learned that he believes slavery is ordained by God. John Eidsmoe speaks regularly to white supremacist groups. A video captured him speaking at a February celebration of Alabama’s secession from […]