Monthly Archives: February 2015

North Carolina Voucher System Allows School Discrimination

The Secular Coalition of North Carolina has succeeded in getting its opinion piece on the Opportunity Scholarship Program (school vouchers) printed in the Raleigh News and Observer, just prior to a Feb. 17 hearing by the NC Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court will be hearing appeals to Superior Court Judge Hobgood’s August 2014 decision to overturn the newly passed law on grounds that it is an unconstitutional shift of state money away from public schools.

Read Matthew Lindauer’s opinion piece from the Raleigh News & Observer HERE.

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“Unintelligent Design,” Evolution and Science Denial with Dr. Abby Hafer

Dr. Abby Hafer will present her talk “Unintelligent Design” at the monthly meeting of the Humanist & Freethinkers of Cape Fear, Sunday, February 8, 2015, 6:00 pm at the Bridge Center, 127-40 S. College Road, Wilmington, North Carolina. Admission is free.

“Who does God like better, us – or squid?” and “Why do men’s testicles have such a bad location?” are among the attention-getting and thought-provoking questions on evolution that Dr. Hafer proposes to her audiences.

Unintelligent Design from AbruptMedia, LLC on Vimeo.

Read the press release here.