Years before the Supreme Court decided Greece v. Galloway, the Rowan County Board of Commissioners in North Carolina was praying to Jesus at virtually every meeting.
Judge Finally Rules That Rowan County (NC) Board of Commissioners Must Stop Christian Prayers at Meetings
Texas GOP Rep. Matt Schaefer Wants to Force Women to Give Birth… Even When the Fetus Has No Chance of Survival
The war on women is still going strong in Texas.
In a bill concerning the operations of Texas Department of State Health Services, State Rep. Matt Schaefer (below) recently threw in an unbelievable amendment that would ban abortions if the “fetus has a severe and irreversible abnormality.”
In other words, even if a fetus has no chance of survival, Schaefer believes a woman should be forced to carry it to term.
Late last year, we learned that The Satanic Temple’s display in the Florida State Capitol Building had been vandalized.
At the time, she said this about her crime:
For years now, atheists in Ireland have led the charge to repeal the nation’s outdated and unnecessary blasphemy law. As it stands, Article 40.6.1 of the Irish Constitution includes this passage:
The publication or utterance of blasphemous, seditious, or indecent matter is an offence which shall be punishable in accordance with law.
It’s obvious why this law — especially the “blasphemous” mention — has no basis in a free society. It threatens freedom of speech and puts religious sentiments on a pedestal.
Earlier this year, Taoiseach Enda Kenny (below) said that his government would not put the issue to voters this year: