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In God We Trust

Atheist Group Files Suit To Remove 'In God We Trust' From Currency

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.18.2016 | Politics

A group of atheists seeking to drop the phrase "In God We Trust" from U.S. currency filed a federal lawsuit this week in Akron, Ohio, arguing the expr...

Nick Wing

Church And State Are Separate In The U.S., Except When They're Not | Nick Wing | Posted 06.16.2015 | Politics

Any decent, red-blooded American politician loves the Constitution. It seems fair, then, to expect these politicians to respect the very first right e...

I'm With Stupid: Bow Wow Wow Yippie Yo Yippie Yay, Amen

Todd Hartley | Posted 03.18.2015 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Every other sheriff in America has rugs reading "In God We Trust," and people evidently care so little about that statement that they'll walk on it for months before noticing it's misprinted. But if you tell folks to trust in dog, then you're doing something noteworthy.

What Is Strength?

Umar Zulqarnain | Posted 09.28.2014 | Religion
Umar Zulqarnain

Strength is to let go, to let be, to simply exist. Strength is to know that we are nothing and that we have no strength. It is to know that strength is in God and is not acquired but provided.

What Is Strength?

Umar Zulqarnain | Posted 09.25.2014 | Religion
Umar Zulqarnain

We try to display ourselves as strong, independent beings, as confident and un-phased by the events around us. In reality, it is often a show, a facade, a cry for attention rather than an element of fortitude.

In Dog Whistles They Trust

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 08.05.2014 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

Pennsylvania has decided to 'optionally' allow school districts to place the National Motto "In God We Trust" in all public schools.

Atheists Lose Battle To Have 'In God We Trust' Removed From U.S. Currency

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics

Atheists suing to have the "In God We Trust" phrase removed from U.S. currency were smacked down on Thursday, when a federal judge dismissed their law...

Ten Commandments May Haunt House Republicans

Steven Clifford | Posted 09.08.2013 | Comedy
Steven Clifford

"Thou Shalt Not Kill" will not be well received by the majority of Americans who support capital punishment. Nor will "Thou Shalt Not Steal" once taxpayers discover it applies to fudging on tax forms.

Highlights From the Tribeca Film Festival

Zach Udko | Posted 06.24.2013 | Entertainment
Zach Udko

Fraud, redemption, suicide, fear of failure, the ineluctable dance with death, alcoholism, and the addictive joy of creating art -- these are a few of the recurring themes in some of the highlights from this year's Tribeca Film Festival.

In God We Trust: Following Madoff's Money

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.20.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

In In God We Trust, interview subjects talk about what they knew of Bernie Madoff's empire, especially as far as who knew what about the "investing" of funds for an elite clientele, and the goings on at the mysterious 17th floor where no one dared tread.

Nonbelievers Sue Treasury To Remove 'God' From Currency

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics

The Freedom From Religion Foundation and 19 other plaintiffs mounted a lawsuit against the U.S. Treasury Department and other government officials thi...

7 Signs Your Campaign Is Losing

Jason Stanford | Posted 11.17.2012 | Politics
Jason Stanford

As a Democrat deep in the enlarged, sclerotic heart of Texas, I can diagnose the telltale signs of a losing campaign. It's happened to me. A lot.

Deceit Forfeits Divine Aid: How Simply Telling the Truth Can Improve Your Business

Nick Segal | Posted 09.04.2012 | Los Angeles
Nick Segal

Anyone who wishes to be successful is looking for an advantage, a leg up on the competition to get ahead and win. Yet, one of the least called upon ways to gain leverage is by accessing that time-tested intangible called God or Spirit.

Is Virginia "God's State"?

Noah Fitzgerel | Posted 04.07.2012 | Home
Noah Fitzgerel

I am ashamed to live in a state that marginalizes minority religions. Through the endorsement of days of prayer and the inhibition of students' religious freedom, Virginia prides itself on being "God's state."

Censoring God From FDR's Memory

Conrad Black | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics
Conrad Black

The effort by junior administration officials to prevent the addition of any references to God from the speeches recorded on plaques at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial in Washington, DC, is an outrage.

Choosing Faith Over Freedom

Roy Speckhardt | Posted 01.05.2012 | Religion
Roy Speckhardt

Government sponsorship of religion runs afoul of the First Amendment and should be strongly rejected by our legislature and our judicial system.

WATCH: Stewart Blasts Congressional GOP's 'In God We Trust' Debate

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 01.04.2012 | Comedy

Whenever you ask a congressperson, a Presidential candidate or just about any political pundit what the most important thing this country needs right ...

Trump Demands Obama's Placenta

Paul Abrams | Posted 01.03.2012 | Comedy
Paul Abrams

TV talk show host Donald Trump said that President Obama's birth certificate was insufficient proof he was born in America. "Anyone can invent a long form", said Trump. "It is just a piece of paper. We Americans need his placenta".

Obama Mocks Congress For Vote

Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama urged lawmakers to move on the transportation funding portion of his jobs bill Wednesday, while simultaneously mocking them for...

Jason Linkins

'In God We Trust' Reaffirmed By Congress With 9 Percent Approval | Jason Linkins | Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

Was there some sort of nationwide epidemic of people no longer trusting in God that I somehow missed?

Republicans Flood The House With God-Related Measures

Roll Call | John Stanton | Posted 01.01.2012 | Politics

Republicans may be trying to focus their messaging on jobs and the economy -- and hammering President Barack Obama for campaigning -- but they still h...

The Idolatry Of Political Ideology vs. The Budgetary Wisdom Of Faith

Rev. Dr. James A. Forbes, Jr. | Posted 09.27.2011 | Religion
Rev. Dr. James A. Forbes, Jr.

Pledges to political principles have taken on the aura of confessions of faith. But Democrats and Republicans could find a way beyond the present impasse if they would just take seriously two principles.

When Greed Is Good

Carine Fabius | Posted 08.23.2011 | Arts
Carine Fabius

2011-06-23-excess.jpgLondon-based Maximilian Widemann, a pop graffiti artist, channels horror over modern society's mind-bending fascination with money.

The Resolution For 'In God We Trust'

Roy Speckhardt | Posted 05.26.2011 | Religion
Roy Speckhardt

It's not enough that "In God We Trust" appears on our currency and is listed as our national motto. Now, some want the phrase chiseled in court, at work and in our kids' schools.

Congress Considers "In God We Trust" ... But Who Is This God?

Gustav Niebuhr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Gustav Niebuhr

Twice in the last three decades, the Supreme Court has specifically identified that phrase as being void of substantive sacred meaning. If you are a believing monotheist, is that how you want God's name treated?