Sounds Like Humanism To Me, Too

A new online-only ad campaign from the American Humanist Association reminds us that many well-known personalities speak as if they were Humanists even if they don’t use the label [Read more...]

After Kountze High School Cheerleaders Hold Up Prayer Banner, the Football Team Loses

Remember how the cheerleaders at Kountze High School won a temporary reprieve on their Bible run-through banners this past Thursday? Well, a day later, under the Friday Night Lights, the varsity football team lost their first game of the season: That puts them at 4-1 for the year now. As a coach of a competitive [Read More...]

The Bible-Promoting Cheerleaders in Kountze, Texas Go To Court

Good Morning America had a story this morning about the Kountze Independent School District cheerleaders and their football run-through banners with Bible verses on them: Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. My favorite part of the clip has to be the banner they featured in the segment: If God is for us, who can [Read More...]

Texas Attorney General: I Support the Cheerleaders and Their Bible-Banners

Remember how the Freedom From Religion Foundation asked the Kountze Independent School District to stop letting cheerleaders hold run-through banners at football games with Bible verses on them? Now, the Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is getting involved. Yesterday, he sent a letter (PDF) to Kountze ISD Superintendent Kevin Weldon “offering assistance” to them: I [Read More...]

Students Speak Out Against Kountze Cheerleaders’ Bible Banners

For the past several days, damn near every story about Texas’ Kountze Independent School District and how the cheerleaders there want to hold up run-through banners at football games which have Bible verses on them has been pretty one-sided. The local media interviews the cheerleaders or the parents of the cheerleaders and nobody seems to [Read More...]