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The Church of TroncAugust 20, 2018
Responding to the horror-show revelations in Pennsylvania about the systematic mass-sexual abuse of children by the Catholic Church, Pope Francis laments that “We showed no care for the little ones; we abandoned them.” Which is entirely true. So now what? Looking ahead to the future, no effort must be spared to create a culture able …
Syracuse’s “Haunted” Ancestors InnAugust 16, 2018
It is closed now but in September 2002 I stayed at a “haunted” mansion in Syracuse known as Ancestors Inn at the Bassett House. It was Friday the Thirteenth. The mansion is located in Liverpool, NY, near Syracuse (where—courtesy of Central New York Skeptics—I was speaking at both the Museum of Science and Technology and …
Atheists for Aretha, Hell? Please…, A Zero Golf ScoreAugust 15, 2018
Hell doesn’t scare me. I played football in Chicago in August. Please… hell would be a cool breeze compared to 95 humid degrees in full pads.
Anyway, did you ever wonder why God designed us with so many flaws, then built hell to punish us for those flaws? Seems a bit circular, doesn’t it?
News & Announcements
TAKE ACTION: Tell Your State Representatives to Stop Religious Child Abuse (Pennsylvania)August 20, 2018
Dear Friend of CFI, By now, you’ve probably heard about the grand jury report detailing the sexual abuse of more than a thousand children by clergy in the Pennsylvania Catholic Church. Please join us in speaking up for the victims by contacting your state legislators today. The details of the report are horrific. Not only …
TAKE ACTION: Tell Senator Manchin to Save the Supreme Court! (West Virginia)July 24, 2018
It’s up to the U.S. Senate to stop this nomination, and one of your Senators, Joe Manchin, has yet to decide which way he will vote. Will you tell Senator Joe Manchin that Judge Kavanaugh is wrong for the Supreme Court?
URGENT! We must immediately oppose the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme CourtJuly 21, 2018
We strive for the full legal equality of everyone, regardless of viewpoint on matters of religion. Our opponents want an America that provides special privileges for only the religious.