What Should a City Council Do if an Atheist Group’s Banner Is Stolen from a Local Park?

A “Let Reason Prevail” banner that was placed near a Nativity scene in Manassas, Virginia’s Nelson Park has been stolen, according to the Freedom From Religion Foundation. The wires connecting it to its posts were slashed. The theft raises another question about whether this was really an open forum.

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Here’s What an Atheist’s “Let Reason Prevail” Banner Looks Like After It’s Been Slashed Up

The other day, I mentioned that an atheist banner in Shelton, Connecticut’s Huntington Park was vandalized. I just received a picture of what that banner looked like after the fact… so here you go. It’s a slashed up sign that said “Let Reason Prevail.”

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“Heathen’s Greetings” Banner Goes Up in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

The Public Square in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania is once again home to an atheist banner. They allow religious displays, so why not? This one says “Heathen’s Greetings.”

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I Corrected This Absurd Letter to the Editor Complaining About a Church/State Separation Group

I normally ignore letters to the editors since they’re no better than the worst comments beneath a news article… but this one annoyed me. It went after the Freedom From Religion Foundation for daring to challenge government promotion of Christianity, and it included so many errors and absurd ideas that I felt a need to correct it.

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Louisiana Football Team Criticized After Posting Video of Baptism

Last month, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s football team posted an unusual video on their official Facebook page. It showed team members and coaches, in their uniforms, singing “Amazing Grace” while player Otha Peters got baptized.

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