separation of church and state

Gohmert: 'Separation Of Church And State' Really Means The 'Church Plays A Role In The State'
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) said this week that the constitutional separation between church and state was meant to be a "one-way wall" where the "church plays a role in the state." Read more...
Bryan Fischer: 'Evolutionists' Should Be Disqualified From Holding Political Office
Someone seems to have a bit of a problem with both science and the separation of church and state. Read more...
Tony Perkins: Liberty To Deny Contraception 'Why Pilgrims Came Here'
Family Research Council President Tony Perkins on Monday argued that companies should have the religious freedom to deny contraception coverage for women because "that's why the Pilgrims came here." Read more...
Pat Robertson Links 9/11 Attacks To Ban On Prayer And Bible Reading In Public Schools
Televangelist Pat Robertson marked the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that happened on Sept. 11, 2001 by slamming former President George W. Bush for calling Islam a "religion of peace," and said that countries that welcomed Muslims were "committing suicide." Read more...
Pastor: 'In God We Trust' Signs On Tennessee Courthouse Are Part Of 'Majority Rule'
A Tennessee courthouse this week unveiled the first of four "In God We Trust" signs, and one local pastor isn't worried about what atheists think because Christians "have a right to the democratic process and majority rule." Read more...

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The director of issues analysis of the fundamentalist American Family Association (AFA) told his radio listeners that they and every American had a "patriotic duty to worship God." Read more...
Where's Jon Stewart when you need him? Or The Daily Show's John Oliver for that matter. It's too bad they're on vacation this week, because Fox's Liz Trotta just continues to prove that she is one nasty, mean piece of work. Read more...
Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Sunday predicted that Christians and other people in Florida would deface the first atheist monument to be placed on government property. Read more...
Sincere efforts of insane right-wing crazies to pass a law establishing an official state religion in North Carolina were thwarted Thursday by the Speaker of the House. Read more...
Republican lawmakers in North Carolina have proposed a bill that they say would allow to the state to establish an official religion and defy the Constitution of the United States. Read more...