Atheist Billboards Vandalized In Sacramento Area
By CBS CHANNEL 13 NEWS
Added: Mon, 01 Mar 2010 00:00:00 UTC
One of a collection of billboards just put up in the Sacramento area supporting atheist beliefs has been vandalized.
Before being defaced, the billboard along the causeway between Sacramento and Davis read "Are you good without God? Millions are." But someone has spray painted the words "also lost?" to the end.
The billboards were put up by the Sacramento Area Coalition of Reason to tell fellow nonbelievers they are not alone.
"This shows loud and clear just how necessary our message is, because prejudice against people who don't believe in a god remains very real in America." said Rachael Harrington, coordinator of Sacramento CoR.
The coalition has asked Clear Channel, the owner of the billboard, to file a police report. Clear Channel has offered to replace the billboard free of charge, according to Harrington.
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