News Archives for May 2013

Thank You, Alton Lemon (1928-2013)

May 28, 2013

In 1971, the Supreme Court heard the case (Lemon v. Kurtzman) and struck down the law that subsidized private religious schools with taxpayer dollars, establishing what became known as the “Lemon test.” Full Entry »

The Argument from Death and Meaninglessness—Again

May 19, 2013

Are the religious unthinkingly afraid of reality? And of the grave? Is false hope the consolation of humbuggery? Full Entry »

Lawrence Krauss & CFI—Protect Scientific Inquiry

May 16, 2013

Our letter concerns your draft legislative proposal currently being cited as the "High Quality Research Act." We strongly believe that this measure is both unnecessary and potentially harmful to science research supported by the United States government. Full Entry »