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House Rejects Call to Allow Nonreligious Military Chaplains
Originally Posted: 07/25/2013 - 10:55am | Type: Blog

House lawmakers late Tuesday approved an amendment to a Pentagon spending bill to prevent the appointment of nonreligious military chaplains. House lawmakers late Tuesday approved ...

One Scouts Ban Remains Intact: Atheists
Originally Posted: 05/30/2013 - 4:28pm | Type: Blog

The decision by the Boy Scouts of America to accept openly gay Scouts has raised the question: Are atheists and other nonbelievers — the only remaining group BSA still bans — next? ...

Humanists Find Ways to Say ‘I Do’ Without God
Originally Posted: 05/20/2013 - 2:59pm | Type: Blog

Amanda Holowaty didn’t need God to get married. She just needed her husband Mike. Amanda Holowaty didn’t need God to get married. She just needed her husband Mike. When the ...

Mass. Supreme Court to Hear Case Against ‘Under God’
Originally Posted: 10/30/2012 - 3:34pm | Type: Blog

Massachusetts' Supreme Judicial Court has agreed to hear the appeal of a non-religious family that's challenging the mandatory daily recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance in their children’s classro ...