Amending the Tennessee constitution is a lengthy process. Proposed changes must pass by a majority during one two-year General Assembly, and then pass by at least two-thirds in the next, and then be approved by voters in a gubernatorial election year. … [Read more...] about Tenn. may change its Constitution to say God is only source of liberty
Did the Sex Pistols record their own version of God Save The Queen? In 1977, the year of Queen Elizabeth II's Silver Jubilee punk band The Sex Pistols recorded and released a song titled God Save the Queen which was seen as an insult to the monarchy. … [Read more...] about What are the words to God Save The Queen and who wrote the lyrics to the national anthem?
“The Cold War was at its height during the mid-1950s, and so it is just as accurate to say that the motto was placed on U.S. currency to celebrate our tradition of religious freedom, as compared with the communist hostility to religion,” Wood wrote in the opinion. “Moreover, even if the motto was added to currency in part because of religious sentiment, it was also done to commemorate that part of our nation’s heritage.” … [Read more...] about Judge Rules Printing ‘In God We Trust’ On Currency Honors America’s Heritage
Aside from "In God We Trust," the official motto of the United States since 1956, the schools will be required to post Latin and English translations of The Tar Heel State's official motto, "To be rather than to seem." … [Read more...] about NC House OKs ‘In God We Trust’ in Schools
Opposition Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV shot back Monday by describing President Rodrigo Duterte as "one evil man" and his remarks as "very much consistent with the deceitfulness, heartlessness and ruthlessness of his policies." Even some of Duterte's political allies were critical. … [Read more...] about ‘Freaky’ Philippine President Duterte calls God ‘stupid’