Jackson: ACLU, FFRF Represent ‘Demonic Power’

Bishop E.W. Jackson, the irrational extremist who was nearly elected lt. governor of Virginia last year, was another one of the wingnuts spewing inanities at the Watchmen on the Wall conference put on by the Family Research Council last week. He said that the ACLU, FFRF and other pro-church/state separation groups, represented “demonic power moving to shut down the power of God that comes through prayer.”
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AHA Defends Another Student on Pledge of Allegiance

A student in Texas was punished for refusing to stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance recently and now a student in New York has faced a similar situation. The American Humanist Association’s Apginini Humanist Legal Center has sent a letter to the school demanding a change in policy.
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Challenge to IRS Regulations Dismissed on Standing

A challenge brought by American Atheists to the Internal Revenue Service regulations that do not treat religious and non-religious non-profits equally has been dismissed on standing grounds. A federal judge in Kentucky ruled that because they had not tried to qualify as a religious non-profit, they didn’t have standing to sue.
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Ken Ham is Upset About Atheist Book Distribution

Awww, poor Ken Ham is all upset again. This time it isn’t because Pat Robertson says the earth isn’t 6000 years old, it’s because atheists are going to be allowed to distribute books in a school near the Creation Museum just like the Gideons can hand out Bibles. He quotes this from the Tri-State Freethinkers, who are doing the distribution:
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DeLay Doubles Down on the Lies

Tom DeLay recently claimed that “God created this nation [and] that He wrote the Constitution.” That’s a monumentally stupid thing to say, but he’s not backing down. And he went on the radio show of David Barton, who lies about history more than any man alive, to offer an equally ridiculous defense of his claim:
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Fox News: Unfair and Inane on Humanist Chaplains

The Military Association of Atheists and Freethinkers is officially requesting that the Pentagon appoint humanist chaplains for non-believing soldiers and Fox News did their usual routine of childish and idiotic questions and comments about it. Seriously, is there a single intelligent thought in all of this?
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