Atheists Demand Apology from San Antonio Mayor Who Blamed Them for Causing Poverty

Either San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor is choosing not to apologize, or she still thinks “not being in a relationship” with her Creator is a root cause of generational poverty. Both options make her unqualified for the position she wants to hold.

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Holyoke (MA) City Council Wants to Formally Add Religious Speech to the Starts of Meetings

The city of Holyoke, Massachusetts may soon see a city council tradition codified into a rule. If Council President Kevin A. Jourdain gets his way, all meetings from here on out will open with the Pledge of Allegiance followed by a mindless recitation of the phrase “God Bless America, God Bless the city of Holyoke and all its citizens and God Bless the City Council.”

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Conservative Christians Are Furious That UC Davis is Selling Plan B in a Vending Machine

The morning-after pill is now available in a vending machine on the campus of the University of California, Davis, and conservative Christians are (as usual) furious because they think this will make students even more promiscuous.

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San Antonio Mayor Issues Non-Apology After Blaming Poverty on “Broken People” Who Aren’t Christian

San Antonio Mayor Ivy Taylor recently said “broken people” were at least partly responsible for generational poverty. After receiving a ton of backlash, she’s issued a statement attempting to clarify her remarks.

The statement is worse than her original comments.

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Humanist Gives Invocation in Bremerton (WA) and Urges Officials to Honor Those “Silenced By Fear”

Jennifer Chamberlin told the Bremerton City Council: “I invite you to use your charge and your privilege in a way that honors not only the voices of those you hear from your constituents but also the voices you know are silenced by fear.”

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