On a day when we honor a great civil rights leader, it’s important to remember that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 nearly included an amendment that would have allowed discrimination against atheists.
I think this is my new favorite kind of article: “real” psychics telling you how to spot the “fake” psychics. We covered one example back in November, but another one has come to my attention.
So let’s see what advice “psychic medium” Khi Armand has to offer:
School Board Member in Chino Valley (California) Invokes Terrorist Attacks to Defend Prayers During Meetings
A couple of months ago, I posted about the Chino Valley Unified School District (in California), where Board of Education meetings resembled church services.
That’s not an exaggeration at all. Here’s just a snippet of what a meeting looked like:
… CVUSD Board of Education President James Na said [at a meeting] “our lives begin in the hospital and end in the church, and urged everyone who does not know Jesus Christ to go and find Him.” Mr. [Andrew] Cruz “closed by reading Psalm 143.”
In fact, there’s a Bible verse read at most meetings:
Jehovah’s Witness Publication Cites Professor Who Doubts Evolution… but Professor Says He Was Unfairly Misquoted
If you’re like me, you read every issue of the Jehovah’s Witness publication Awake! And in the latest issue (January, 2015), which is dedicated to undercutting the science of evolution, you get a perfect look at how these faith-based writers are liars.
Check out the very first section, questioning how life began: