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Ga. Bill Would Allow Ten Commandments in All Gov't Buildings

Ga. Bill Would Allow Ten Commandments in All Gov't Buildings | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
As displays of the Ten Commandments across the country garner controversy and legal action, one state legislature is considering expanding the range of public buildings that can display them.
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Georgia State Rep: ‘I’m Afraid’ Of Romney’s Mormon Faith, But ‘It’s Better Than A Muslim’

Georgia State Rep: ‘I’m Afraid’ Of Romney’s Mormon Faith, But ‘It’s Better Than A Muslim’ | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
One obstacle that Mitt Romney may face as he asks for the support of Republican primary voters is bigotry against the Mormon faith. A Marietta Daily Journal story published yesterday demonstrates the bigotry that Romney may have to overcome.
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In Georgia, a School Board President Faces Opposition Simply Because He Won’t Reveal His Religious Preference

In Georgia, a School Board President Faces Opposition Simply Because He Won’t Reveal His Religious Preference | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

A man named Leonard Presberg was recently elected to the Fayette County Board of Education (in Georgia). That was back in November. In January, he was named Chairman of the board.

What are his views on education? You would think that’s the only point of concern for local residents… but at a school board meeting last week, resident David Barlow spoke out against Presberg… not because of any particular educational policy they disagreed about, but because it appears that Presberg is a member of — wait for it — the Fayette Freethought Society.

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