Even Locals Are Mad at California School Board Member Who Ranted Against Gay Marriage at Meeting

When a school board is sued over for illegally praying to Jesus at meetings, you’d think a lot of local Christians would be thrilled about it. They’ll say prayer is good, and any church/state separation group that opposes it is simply trying to persecute Christians.

We rarely see community members speak out against what the board is doing.

But that’s slowly changing in the Chino Valley Unified School District (in California). The Freedom From Religion Foundation has sued the Board for its promotion of religion, but it looks like locals are coming around to FFRF’s side… or at least they’re admitting the Board has crossed a line. Much of that stems from a July meeting when Vice President Andrew Cruz whined about marriage equality, invoked the Confederate Flag, argued that racism was over, complained about California’s recent mandatory vaccination laws… and basically did nothing that would help students.



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A Portrait of Jesus Greets Students at This Kansas Middle School

How the hell did a giant painting of Jesus end up in a public middle school?

That’s what the Freedom From Religion Foundation is asking Chanute Public Schools (Kansas) Superintendent Richard Proffitt:

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New Report Highlights Troubling Blend of Christianity and College Football at Public Universities

According to a blistering new report from the Freedom From Religion Foundation, “Christian coaches and chaplains are converting football fields into mission fields.”



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Pastor Defending Nativity Scene on Public Property is Indistinguishable from a Parody in The Onion

The city of Belen, New Mexico has a Nativity Scene permanently displayed on public property, and the Freedom From Religion Foundation has sent Mayor Jerah Cordova a letter warning him against the government’s promotion of Christianity.

Cordova has no plans to budge, though. Because, you know, the Bible.

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Texas School District Challenged Again After Keeping Bible-Promoting Quotations on Walls

Last year, I posted about the Mount Vernon Independent School District in Texas, where endorsements of religion are all over the place.

There are religious messages on the walls, like this one from Ronald Reagan:



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