Church/State Separation—Where Is the Line?

What is the attraction of putting Christian propaganda on public property? in response to a six-ton Ten Commandments on government property, an atheist group put up its own monument. Who could be surprised when some Christians weren’t pleased? [Read more…]

Religion in Public Schools: What Does the First Amendment Allow?

What do you do when faced with a law that seems to be ignorant of the First Amendment? Here is a brief primer on how religious freedom applies in public schools. [Read more…]

Bible Reading in Schools: Still Illegal After Half a Century

Bible reading in public schools was declared illegal 50 years ago, but we can’t rest on our laurels. Consider just one ongoing attack, a new Mississippi law that permits religious speech in schools. [Read more…]

Bring Back Our Motto! (Speech at Rally in Olympia, WA)

Take a look at our national motto, “In God We Trust.” Not only does it disenfranchise non-Christians, it steps on the Constitution. When pressed, Christian supporters admit the problem. We must return to E Pluribus Unum. [Read more…]

A Biblical Foundation for American Freedoms?

Some Christian history revisionists eagerly claim biblical precedents for the pioneering rights that the U.S. Constitution. But compare it with the Ten Commandments and the differences become clear. [Read more…]

National Day of Prayer Wasting Time

The National Day of Prayer approacheth, which means that it’s a good time to critique the value of prayer. [Read more…]

The Election-Year Issue No One Is Talking About

The economy, terrorism, gun control, health care—Americans have a lot on their minds in this election year. But here’s a sleeping issue that should be on the agenda. [Read more…]

Breaking: Seattle Chapter of The Satanic Temple Prepared for Satanic Invocation Tonight in Bremerton

A local football coach has been violating church-state separation laws by praying with his team on the field after games. This has got to stop, even if it means bringing in The Satanic Temple. [Read more…]

The Kim Davis Discussion Must Include JFK

The civil disobedience of Kim Davis is big news. What hasn’t been explored is how this situation parallels that of John F. Kennedy more than fifty years ago. [Read more…]

A Call for Civil Disobedience: Remove the “God”

It’s a rare good cause that encourages civil disobedience. If you object to “In God We Trust” on U.S. currency, do something about it. [Read more…]