Molly Ivins wrote, "It is possible to read the history of this country as one long struggle to extend the liberties established in our Constitution to everyone in America."
History may one day recognize the August 4, 2010 Perry vs. Swartzenegger ruling in the US District Court for the Northern District of California...
Several "Don't believe in god? You are not alone." billboards erected by the Coalition of Reason have suffered apparent vandalism during a 14 month, 16 city campaign.
Godless billboard heavily damaged in Florida
What is scarier than gay high schoolers openly attending prom? Letting "atheists" pay for the prom cancelled to prevent it.Submitted by FTCSBOD1 on Thu, 04/15/2010 - 01:20.
Many Americans take pride in the idea that their nation is the pinnacle of equality and freedom - even as they look down upon organizations like the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) who are willing to to the difficult and often unpopular work required to ensure America actually conforms to these ideals.
The February 2010 Freethinkers of Colorado Springs Board of Directors Meeting occured on February 19, 2010.
Freethinkers of Colorado Springs (FTCS) Board of Directors Members Deborah Daly, Ken Fulton, Fred Kormos, Harvey LeCato, Douglas Schrepel and Groff Schroeder attended the meeting and constituted a quorum. Member Bret Stageberg resigned prior to the meeting and the Freethinkers of Colorado Springs Board of Directors extends its thanks to Bret for his participation in the Freethinkers of Colorado Springs Board of Directors.
UNITED WE STAND - AT LEAST ON ONE ISSUE APPARENTLY
Despite the perception that American Citizens are universally divided against themselves, there do appear to be things that most Americans agree upon. For example, it appears that American citizens of virtually every political point of view agree that America's ubiquitous system of financing campaigns with “donations" not only appears in conflict with the United States Constitution’s most basic ideals, but also creates the appearance of - and opportunity for - bribery.
Available through The Brookings Institution website, Religious Expression in American Public Life: A Joint Statement of Current Law could be a useful tool for anyone interested in remaining free from government intrusions into personal beliefs - or lack thereof. Unfortunately, representatives of non-believer groups were apparently not a part of the drafting process.
The Colorado Springs Streetcar Feasibility Study will hold public meetings on Tuesday, January 12, 2010 from 5:30 to 7:00 PM at 30 South Nevada Avenue regarding the possibility of (re)implementing a streetcar system in Colorado Springs.
The Huffington Post, January 7, 2010
For millennia, humans have celebrated the winter solstice (the actual "reason for the seasons") at this time of year.
Led by the son of 'longtime conservative activist' Phyllis Schlafly, a group of cooperating amatuer translators have have somehow discovered a conservative point of view in the Bible, challenging some 1700 years of accepted linguistics.