This site is not maintained. Click here for the new website of Richard Dawkins.

FFRF ad, ‘Quit the Catholic Church,’ runs in today’s Times

The Freedom From Religion Foundation placed an open letter via a full-page ad in today’s New York Times (page 10, front section) urging liberal and nominal Roman Catholics to “quit” their church over its war against contraception.

Beginning “It’s your moment of truth,” the ad asks: “Do you choose women and their rights, or Bishops and their wrongs? You are an enabler. And it’s got to stop.”

“As a member of the ‘flock’ of an avowedly antidemocratic Old Boys Club, isn’t it time you vote with your feet? Please, exit en Mass,” requests the ad, signed by FFRF Co-Presidents Annie Laurie Gaylor and Dan Barker.

Click the image below to view the full page ad


Read more

TAGGED: ACTIVISM, RELIGION


RELATED CONTENT

British Police: You did the Islamic...

Maryam Namazie - - Comments

British Police: You did the Islamic morality police proud

URGENT: Tell the President to Speak Out...

Press Release - Center for Inquiry Comments

Center for Inquiry has launched a petition at the White House website asking the Obama administration to call upon the Indonesian government to immediately release Alexander and better protect the rights to freedom of expression and belief for religious dissidents and nonbelievers.

Sanal Edamaruku says, “NO.”

Sanal Edamaruku - Rationalist... Comments

Sanal Edamaruku says, “NO.”

Atheists rally for persecuted...

Kimberly Winston - Religion News... Comments

The atheist community has embraced the cause of an Indonesian man, Alexander Aan, who was beaten and jailed after denying God’s existence on Facebook and posting cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad.

NYCA Joins in Suit to Get ‘In god We...

Michael Newdow - New York City... Comments

NYCA Joins in Suit to Get ‘In god We Trust’ Off Our Money

Melinda Gates hits out at 'war on...

Tracy McVeigh, - The Guardian Comments

Melinda and Bill Gates visit a village near Patna in the Indian state of Bihar. Photograph: Aftab Alam Siddiqui/AP

MORE

MORE BY -

Viewpoints: Why is faith falling in the...

- - BBC News Comments

A new poll suggests that atheism is on the rise in the US, while those who consider themselves religious has dropped. What's the cause? Two writers debate.

Missionaries of Hate

- - Top Documentary Films Comments

Documentary about ongoing events in Uganda, where many question whether the growing influence of American religious groups has led to a movement to make homosexuality a crime punishable by death.

Scientists Discover Previously Unknown...

- - URMC Comments

Newer Imaging Technique Brings ‘Glymphatic System’ to Light

Blasphemy Laws Exposed: The...

- - human rights first Comments

Blasphemy Laws Exposed: The Consequences of Criminalizing “Defamation of Religions”

Atheists On Religion, Science, And...

- - YouTube - townsquare Comments

Cara Santa Maria (Senior Science Correspondent, Huffingtonpost.com) leads this week's panel on 'The Point' to discuss these issues and more with Michael Shermer (Publisher - Skeptic Magazine), Sean Carroll (Theoretical Physicist - Caltech), and Edward Falzon (author of 'Being Gay Is Disgusting').

WALK DARWIN’S TREE OF LIFE ~ 25 - 26...

- - Ancestors Trail Walk Comments

WALK DARWIN’S TREE OF LIFE ~ 26 AUGUST 2012 - event begins on Saturday 25 August

MORE

Comments

Comment RSS Feed

Please sign in or register to comment