University of Windsor Drops Convocation Prayers Due to Pressure from Campus Atheists

Last Spring, a group of atheists pressured their school into dropping invocation prayers from their convocation ceremonies. The school has finally agreed to replace the prayers with a moment of silence. Victory is ours! [Read more...]

Two Pennsylvania Atheists Convince School Board to Drop Lord’s Prayer from Meetings

Everyone give a big Internet high-five to Ernest Perce V (Pennsylvania State Director of American Atheists) and Carl Silverman (PA Nonbelievers)! They’ve been attending school board and city council meetings in Greencastle-Antrim in Pennsylvania trying to convince the them to drop the Lord’s Prayer, a 50-year-old tradition in the district. When you watch the videos [Read More...]

After Kountze High School Cheerleaders Hold Up Prayer Banner, the Football Team Loses

Remember how the cheerleaders at Kountze High School won a temporary reprieve on their Bible run-through banners this past Thursday? Well, a day later, under the Friday Night Lights, the varsity football team lost their first game of the season: That puts them at 4-1 for the year now. As a coach of a competitive [Read More...]

In the South, Jewish Students Have to Deal with Excessive Christian Proselytizing

The (excellently-named) website Jews On First has a lengthy piece on how Jewish students in the South suffer at the hands of overzealous Christian proselytizers in public schools: One parent relates how his son would eat breakfast in the school cafeteria when a group of athletes would come in and “perform” for the students. “They [Read More...]

The Bible-Promoting Cheerleaders in Kountze, Texas Go To Court

Good Morning America had a story this morning about the Kountze Independent School District cheerleaders and their football run-through banners with Bible verses on them: Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. My favorite part of the clip has to be the banner they featured in the segment: If God is for us, who can [Read More...]


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