Supreme Court rules in favor of baker in same-sex cake case
Supreme Court rules 7-2 in favor of the Colorado baker who wouldn't make a same-sex wedding cake. Follow the story here: https://fxn.ws/2xHgBCL FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing n...
Amy Goodman Is Facing Prison For Reporting On The Dakota Access Pipeline. That Should Scare Us All.
This Monday morning, shortly after the sun rises over the small city of Mandan, North Dakota, the award-winning journalist, and host of Democracy Now!, Amy Goodman will walk into the Morton County–Man...
The Right to Lobby
In a one person = one vote = one voice, structured democracy such as ours, how does one justify the political lobbyists? Are they just mucking up the system? The answer ? 'The Constitution guarantees ...
American Enlightenment
The American Enlightenment is a period of intellectual ferment in the thirteen American colonies in the period 1714–1818, which led to the American Revolution, and the creation of the American Republi...
Establishment Clause
The Establishment Clause is the first of several pronouncements in the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, stating,The Establishment Clause was written by Congressman Fisher Ames in 178...
First Amendment to the United States Constitution
The First Amendment (Amendment I) to the United States Constitution prohibits the making of any law respecting an establishment of religion, impeding the free exercise of religion, abridging the freed...
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Irreligion in the United States
Encompassing at least agnosticism, atheism, deism, secular humanism, and general secularism, nonreligious Americans represent about a third of the population. Nonreligious Americans tend to be more po...
Amy Goodman Is Facing Prison For Reporting On The Dakota Access Pipeline. That Should Scare Us All.
This Monday morning, shortly after the sun rises over the small city of Mandan, North Dakota, the award-winning journalist, and host of Democracy Now!, Amy Goodman will walk into the Morton County–Man...
Dove World Outreach Center Quran-burning controversy
In July 2010, Terry Jones, the pastor of the Christian Dove World Outreach Center in Gainesville, Florida, U.S., announced he would burn 200 Qurans on the 2010 anniversary of the September 11 attacks....
Virginia Declaration of Rights
The Virginia Declaration of Rights is a document drafted in 1776 to proclaim the inherent rights of men, including the right to rebel against "inadequate" government. It influenced a number of later d...
Virginia Declaration of Rights - Wikipedia
School speech (First Amendment)
The issue of school speech or curricular speech as it relates to the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution has been the center of controversy and litigation since the mid-20th century. The First Am...
Internet Infidels
Internet Infidels, Inc. is a Colorado Springs, Colorado-based nonprofit educational organization founded in 1995 by Jeffery Jay Lowder and Brett Lemoine. Its mission is to use the Internet to promote ...
Center for Inquiry
The Center for Inquiry (CFI) is a nonprofit educational organization. Its primary mission is to foster a secular society based on science, reason, freedom of inquiry, and humanist values. CFI has hea...
Center for Inquiry - Wikipedia
Society for Humanistic Judaism
The Society for Humanistic Judaism (SHJ), founded in 1969 by Rabbi Sherwin Wine embraces a human-centered philosophy that combines the celebration of Jewish culture and identity with an adherence to ...
Society for Humanistic Judaism - Wikipedia
Freedom From Religion Foundation
The Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) is an American non-profit organization based in Madison, Wisconsin with members from all 50 states. The largest national organization advocating for non-the...
Freedom From Religion Foundation - Wikipedia
Czech-Slovak Protective Society
The Czech-Slovak Protective Society and the Czecho Slovakian Association are or were organizations supporting the welfare of Czech and Slovak immigrants to the United States.The Czech-Slovak Protectiv...
Czech-Slovak Protective Society - Wikipedia
Sisterdale, Texas
Sisterdale, Texas, is an unincorporated farming and ranching community, established in 1847 and located 13 miles (21 km) north of Boerne in Kendall County, in the U.S. state of Texas. The communi...
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Anti-Federalism
Anti-Federalism refers to a movement that opposed the creation of a stronger U.S. federal government and which later opposed the ratification of the Constitution of 1788. The previous constitution, ca...
Military Religious Freedom Foundation
The Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) is a watchdog group and advocacy organization founded in 2005 by Michael Weinstein. The group's stated goals are to "ensure that members of the United ...
Prior restraint
Prior restraint (also referred to as prior censorship or pre-publication censorship) is censorship imposed, usually by a government, on expression before the expression actually takes place. An altern...
Shouting fire in a crowded theater
"Shouting fire in a crowded theater" is a popular metaphor for speech or actions made for the principal purpose of creating unnecessary panic. The phrase is a paraphrasing of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr...
Shouting fire in a crowded theater - Wikipedia
National Religious Freedom Day
National Religious Freedom Day commemorates the Virginia General Assembly's adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom on January 16, 1786. That statute became the ...