It's clear from Barack Obama's latest verbal mishap that he just doesn't get it!
In making some highly prejudicial remarks about small-town America, he stated that there is a large degree of "bitterness" and resentment festering under the surface, which manifests itself into xenophobia, religious fervor, and arsenal-building. Obama stated: read more »
The slippery slope of secular humanism continues to become even more so all around the world. We are quickly moving beyond a mere degradation of social virtues to outright hostility against religion and potential criminalization of adherents who practice their faith in their daily lives.
How is it that prayer in schools constitutes a violation of the "establishment" clause of the Constitution today when holding church services in the chamber of the US House of Representatives did not represent an "establishment of religion" to the people who wrote and ratified the Constitution?