Secular Blog

June 4, 2015 - 11:00 pm

When I heard that a Christian Renewal prayer rally called "The Response" would be coming to the largest auditorium in my hometown of Charleston on June 13, I mostly said to myself, "Ho-hum, here we go again with another unproductive prayerfest." But my interest piqued when I learned that South Carolina Governor Nikki Ha

May 25, 2015 - 11:00 pm

I give two cheers for the NBC/WSJ poll that shows Americans would prefer a gay presidential candidate to an evangelical one. That, to me, is a twofer — acceptance of gays and discomfort with evangelicals.

May 7, 2015 - 4:43 pm

Supporting Secularists in Southeast Asia - Casey Brescia

May 7, 2015 - 1:36 pm

A year ago last Tuesday, the Supreme Court ruled in Town of Greece v. Galloway1 that prayer at town council meetings was entirely constitutional.

April 28, 2015 - 11:00 pm

First there were the Jews, with their holy book; then there were the Christians, with their holy book; and then there were the Muslims, with their holy book. Together they formed the three major monotheistic religions, with lots in common and lots not.

April 27, 2015 - 1:53 pm

By Susanne Werner, Chair of the Secular Coalition for North Carolina

North Carolina Lobby Day 2015

April 16, 2015 - 10:01 am

When South Carolina leads a national story, it's usually because of a horrible hurricane or racial incident.

The Secular District Featured blog posts from members of the coalition.