Blog Archives for September 2012

International Blasphemy Rights Day 2012

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
September 28, 2012

International Blasphemy Rights Day (IBRD)—September 30—is almost here, and that’s a good thing because freedom of expression can definitely use a rallying point. From many governments, there has been a stronger push to prohibit “offensive” speech about religion than we have witnessed in years.

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Who Would Jesus Endorse—Pulpit Freedom Sunday

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
September 24, 2012

On October 7, 2012, hundreds of clergy will intentionally defy the law by engaging in actions they might describe as coordinated civil disobedience. I view it as an unjustifiable defiance of the law and a constitutionally unsound attempt to get the government to subsidize political endorsements by clergy.

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Divisiveness Within the Secular Movement

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
September 12, 2012

Greta Christina and PZ Myers have recently suggested that is it not necessarily a bad thing to be divisive.  True, it is not necessarily a bad thing.  It depends on what one is separating oneself from. 

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Reality Check: The Nod to God

No Faith Value with Ronald A. Lindsay
September 06, 2012

So the Democrats inserted God into the party platform. What did we expect?

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