No, you can’t have your cake and eat it too.
Secular humanists in New Orleans recently got a Day of Reason proclaimed by their city council.
Is it just me, or does anyone else see a minor bit of hypocrisy in getting civic governments to endorse your worldview while complaining about when they endorse the religious ones?
Sure, a “Day of Reason” may be mostly secular, or a-religious, but when the chair of the secular humanists there calls for the following:
Why can’t any atheist organization with a City Council at least ask for something like this?
You have to stop and catch yourself.
Yes, atheists, humanists, and secularists want religion out of government, but we cannot become hypocritical and instill our own values on governance.