News Archives for March 2015

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

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. Full Entry »

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

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. Full Entry »

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

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. Full Entry »

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

March 16, 2015

CFI urges you to contact your state representative today and demand that they oppose a set of bills that would deny thousands of Michigan's most vulnerable children homes by legalizing discrimination by adoption agencies — many funded with taxpayer dollars — based on religious dogma. Full Entry »

Indiana: Tell Your State Representative to Reject RFRA, Which Would Put Religion Above the Law

March 09, 2015

The Indiana Senate has just passed a bill that places religious beliefs and practices above the law, and we need your help to stop the House from approving this harmful proposal before it reaches the governor's desk. Full Entry »

Indiana: Tell Your State Representative to Reject RFRA, Which Would Put Religion Above the Law

March 09, 2015

The Indiana Senate has just passed a bill that places religious beliefs and practices above the law, and we need your help to stop the House from approving this harmful proposal before it reaches the governor's desk. Full Entry »

Members of Congress to Saudi King: Release Jailed Dissidents, Pursue Human Rights Reforms

March 04, 2015

Sixty-seven members of the U.S. House of Representatives today sent a letter to the new Saudi Arabian King Salman calling for the immediate and unconditional release of prisoners of conscience, including prominent dissidents Raif Badawi and Waleed Abu al-Khair, and human rights reforms within the country. Full Entry »

CFI Advocacy Update — February 2015

March 01, 2015

The Center for Inquiry's Office of Public Policy monthly update highlighting some of our recent activity for members and followers. Full Entry »