Entries by Marc Kreidler

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Overturn the ruling against a humanist chaplain

Jason Heap wants to be a chaplain and by all measures he is more than qualified. He holds masters' degrees in Divinity and Religious History from Texas Christian University and Oxford University, respectively, and has years of experience as a teacher of Religious Education and Philosophy. Yet the U.S. Navy just rejected Heap's application. Why? […]

Discrimination Victims to be Featured on National Press Club Panel About Being Openly Secular

Mother of Three Struggling to Overcome Prejudice; Daughter Physically Assaulted Washington, DC — A mother whose six-year-old daughter has been physically assaulted because of the family's atheism will be one of the featured guests on a panel this Wednesday, June 11th at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Partner organizations within the new Openly […]

U.S. Navy Discriminates Against Applicant for Chaplaincy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In the wake of a decision by the U.S. Navy to reject the application of a 38-year-old atheist man to become a military chaplain, the newly-formed Openly Secular coalition is calling on military leaders and the Department of Defense to overturn the ruling. There are more atheists and other nontheists in our […]

Why Are the Openly Secular Openly Disdained?

Which moral position is worse, cheating on one's spouse or rejecting religious dogma? Are you less trustworthy if you use an illegal drug or reject supernatural explanations for life? These questions were recently put to Americans by the Pew Research Center in a poll asking what traits would make someone less likely to vote for […]

Openly Secular Statement Following U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Regarding Prayer in Council Meetings

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Robyn Blumner, project director for Openly Secular, releases the following statement in light of today's United States Supreme Court ruling in the case of Town of Greece v. Galloway: "Today we are disappointed by the ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court, upholding the practice of Christian prayer before official meetings by city councils […]

New Coalition Formed to Highlight and Overcome Discrimination Against Nonreligious and Atheists

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science and other secular groups have joined together to form a new coalition called Openly Secular to highlight and overcome discrimination in America. Atheists and other nonreligious people not only face discrimination on a regular basis, but the prejudice often goes unrecognized because it can […]