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Recent Blog Entries

Tell Your U.S. Representative: Respect All Military Members and Keep God Optional!

Michael De Dora — March 26, 2015

Contact your U.S. Representative and tell them to reject a bill that would effectively force cadets and servicemembers to swear an oath to God whether they believe in one or not.

Michigan: Tell Your State Senator to Oppose Legalized Religious Discrimination by Adoption Agencies

Michael De Dora — March 25, 2015

Urge your state senator to oppose a set of bills that would legalize discrimination by adoption agencies — many funded with taxpayer dollars — based on religious dogma.

Michigan: TAKE ACTION! Tell Ottawa County Commissioners to Keep Religion out of Public Parks

Michael De Dora — March 23, 2015

Write the Ottawa County Board of Commissioners expressing your discomfort with their decision to reinstall a sign with religious messaging, paid for by public money.