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Leader of Conservative Baptist Seminary Supports Openly Secular

Evangelical Christians and secular people are not typically known for sticking up for each other. Most would not expect evangelicals to speak out in support of a campaign like Openly Secular, with its mission to eliminate discrimination and increase acceptance by getting secular people to be open about their beliefs.

The Rise of the Secular Vote

Recently, two studies have been released that affirm the number of nonreligious Americans is rising. For several years, the percentage of secular Americans has been increasing rapidly and the media has been reporting on it. But dig a little deeper, and it becomes abundantly clear that this new data is fundamentally different and demonstrates a significant shift in the hearts and mind of American citizens, and critically, American voters.

Openly Secular Calls on Air Force to Immediately Grant Reenlistment to Atheist Airman Who Refused to Sign Oath That Included “So Help Me God”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Openly Secular, a coalition comprised of more than two dozen secular organizations across the country, today issued a statement responding to the Air Force’s denial of re-enlistment to an atheist airman who refused to include the term, “so help me god” in his oath. “There is no place for discrimination in America […]

Openly Secular Statement Regarding Invocation Discrimination Despite Recent U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Todd Stiefel, chair of the new coalition Openly Secular, today released the following statement on efforts to block nonreligious people from offering invocations at public meetings: We are disappointed to hear the Town of Greece, NY and Brevard County, FL are seeking to change their policies and deny atheists and agnostics the […]