In Oklahoma, an atheist high school student and his family face threats and intimidation from angry Christians after the young atheist had the courage to report the unconstitutional display of the Ten Commandments in his public school classrooms.
On Saturday, May 11, atheist Gage Pulliam, a Junior at Muldrow High School, explained to the Friendly Atheist why he was motivated to blow the whistle on the unconstitutional…Continue
Added by Matt Dillon on May 13, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Many times, I have heard the religious say to the opposition in an argument "You do not have an open mind and that is why you cannot see why my faith is the truth".
Now, this to me has always been an…
Here are some quotes on education, ignorance and knowledge...
"To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step toward knowledge." - Benjamin Disraeli
"It is only the ignorant who despise education." - Pubilius Syrus
Recently I've been hearing the Tea Party speak of a bloated Department of Education. There are complaints that students are not performing as well. Questions are raised about how the Catholic Schools are performing better than public schools and for less money. So of course the Department of Education and Big Government are the problems. This, and homeschooling in general, is about religion.
By the numbers, Catholic schools appear to cost less and get better results than…Continue
I have been wishing for this for years and it is finally getting some momentum. I do not believe that governments should fund anything but secular education.
I am really hoping this movement gets going and we can finally put an end to allowing publicly funded schools to reject students based on faith!!!
Please read about it here and Please sign the petition especially if you are from Alberta, Canada!…Continue
Added by Profound_Raincloud on December 13, 2010 at 9:00pm — No Comments