Atheists Blocked from Delivering an Invocation in the PA House Have Made Their Case to a Judge

Should atheists be allowed to deliver invocations in the Pennsylvania State House? Government officials say no. That’s why atheists made their case in front of a judge yesterday afternoon.

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Wilmington City Council (DE) Will Adopt “Universal Prayer” At Meetings, Still Excluding Atheists

What is wrong with the elected officials in Wilmington, Delaware? Instead of going with a moment of silence at meetings, they’re coming up with different ways to appease their gods and invite a First Amendment lawsuit.

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Wilmington City Council (DE) May Bring Prayer Back to Meetings Since It “Helps Keep the Devil Out.”

The Wilmington City Council in Delaware wants to bring Christian prayers back to their meetings, an idiotic decision that is bound to invite a lawsuit.

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This is a Bizarre Reason for Why Your County’s Invocation Policy Shouldn’t Be Written Down

At a meeting of the Escambia County¬†(FL) Board of County Commissioners earlier this month, one elected official claimed their informal invocation policy (which often leads to Christian-led prayers) doesn’t need to change and that writing it down would be a bad move, since someone might sue.

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FL Atheist Offers Invocation to City Commission, Urging Them to Use “Hard Data” in Decision-Making

Atheist activist Joseph Richardson delivered an invocation to the Winter Park City Commission last week. When you hear it, maybe you’ll wonder, as I did, why these things are so damn controversial.

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