Winfield (AL) Leaders Don’t Get Why Atheists Are Upset About the City Council Declaring God “Owner” of the City
It’s been very encouraging watching the Winfield City Council (in Alabama) do damage control after Mayor Randy Price (below) encouraged them to pass a Godly resolution declaring Winfield a “City Under God” with God as the city’s “owner.”
***Update***: Badawi’s lashings were postponed today for “medical reasons.” A doctor who examined him before the scheduled flogging determined that his wounds had not yet healed and that the flogging should be delayed, human rights group Amnesty International said. “The doctor concluded that the wounds had not yet healed properly and that he would not [Read More…]
Last week, I posted about a resolution passed by the Winfield City Council in Alabama — suggested and endorsed by Mayor Randy Price (below) — which declared Winfield a “City Under God” with God as the city’s “owner.”
Price wasn’t happy with the fact that I drew a lot of attention to his illegal action.
I’m not surprised that conservative Christians would want this sort of resolution to go under the radar so they don’t have to answer to the media or non-Christian constituents, but I had no idea they’d accuse me of torturing and killing someone.