Greenville (SC) County Council Members, Ignorant of the Law, Won’t Let Atheists Deliver Invocations

When it comes to invocations at government meetings, the Supreme Court said last year that prayers are fine — even sectarian prayers “in Jesus’ name” are fine — as long as the process is open to everybody. If they want invocations, city councils must set policy so that even minority faith groups have a chance of delivering them. And we’ve seen the consequences of this for a while now, with atheists, Pagans, and Wiccans making the most of their opportunities.

But that message seems to have escaped the 12 County Council members in Greenville, South Carolina.

They think they already have diversity:

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Muslim Student Wonders if His Faith Can Get Him Out of Paying Interest on His Loans

Student loans suck. We know that. And they suck in large part because the interest keeps accruing.

If only God could help you out…

That’s the question “Amir” sent to Steve Rhode, Huffington Post‘s “Get Out of Debt Guy.”

Amir took out $32,000 in loans… but he owes $64,000 due to deferment and interest.

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Another Compilation of Richard Dawkins’ Best Arguments and Comebacks

Here’s another compilation of Richard Dawkins‘ best arguments and comebacks.



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Black Skeptics LA Sponsors “First in the Family” Scholarships with Help of $10,000 Grant from Atheist Group

Once again, the group Black Skeptics Los Angeles is giving out “First in the Family” scholarships. And to help them out, the Freedom From Religion Foundation is giving the group a $10,000 grant to expand the program:



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It’s Openly Secular Day Tomorrow!

The video below, part of The Atheist Voice series, discusses Openly Secular Day.



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