These people have the freedom to believe as they like, but, where are MY freedoms? Me and my freedoms are just as important to me. Don't change our schools. Make your own, or move to a another country that you like. There is a lot of land out there for sale, buy some of it and move all your God hating asses there. You wont have to look at crosses, churches, Christmas trees, Easter bunnies, and you can live your Godless lives the way you want.
I think it's North Dakota that has a lot of available land in the northern part of the state, they could all move there.
I agree with you!!
Very well said, I believe the same way you do if they don't like the way we the true Americans are then go to a state are Country where they have God haters. They should get alone very well.
Amen everyone should say the pledge of allegiance every day as it is writed
This is a disgrace to our ancestors who came to this country seeking freedom. Our forefathers fought many battles and suffered great losses in order for us to be free. The Constitution of the United States is a flawless document, one that provides freedom for all. People who are in favor of changing it should find a different place to live. United we stand and divided we fall.
I agree with what you said,"divided we fall". If this nation does not turn itself around, get back on the right side of morality with God Almighty, and doesn't cease in promoting, encouriaging, and enacting sin as okay and national law to be recognized by all, then America is going to fall and fall hard.
if some one does not the USA they are FREE to leave ! !
If it was flawless our government would not be slowly stripping us of our freedoms and our right to bear arms, slowly taking complete control
I do think the proposed 28th amendment should be adopted, though. Namely, that Congress, the Senate and all federal employees should be forced to live under the same laws they pass for everyone else.
Saying the pledge of allegiance is the right thing to do! If you don't like it, then you need to sit down and not say anything! If you do not like hearing about God, then leave America! God is hear to stay. Please pray for our country, who has lost their moral views! God Bless America!
Yes, you are absolutely correct in your statement that "God is here to stay". No one nor anything can nor will wipe the existence of our Lord God Almighty no matter how hard they ay try. Anyone who thinks omitting Gods Holy name from the Pledge of Allegiance and, or stop students from praying in school is going to make God pack up and leave town is sadly mistaken. All they will accomplish is bringing down swift justice on themselves for their rebellious ungrateful, attitudes and sadly some...
Yes, you are absolutely correct in your statement that "God is here to stay". No one nor anything can nor will wipe the existence of our Lord God Almighty no matter how hard they ay try. Anyone who thinks omitting Gods Holy name from the Pledge of Allegiance and, or stop students from praying in school is going to make God pack up and leave town is sadly mistaken. All they will accomplish is bringing down swift justice on themselves for their rebellious ungrateful, attitudes and sadly some innocent people may be feel some of it though God will bring them through it safely, but not those anti God attitudes.
leave america because i dont believe in god? thats crazy thinking what happened to my rights not to believe? american is about the both of us having the freedom to choose to believe and worship a god or not . american is NOT about u forcing your religious beliefs on others. if u don t like that and camt respect my choice then maybe u should leave america since your ideaogly is completely un american
Whoever started this petition did not do their research. Only six states do not require schools to recite the pledge. In my state, it is the law to recite it in schools. The kids choose if they want to participate, but it is recited daily. http://undergod.procon.org/view.resource.php?resourceID=000074
It is not about laws. Schools have the choice to decide whether or not to have the Pledge recited. You can have two different schools in the same city with different policies. It's about bringing back the values that this Nation was founded on.
laura so many comments i have read here are ill informed so i agree with u that they havent done their homework concerning this issue
so tori nu believe bringing back the values in this country incude taking away the freedom of choice?
make no mistake im not against reciting the pledge im against taking away that choice by forcing kids to recite it. if u want to recite it fine feel free to do just that but if i chose not too taking away my freedom to chose is un American
There's another comment in which I agree to some extent with what you are saying ( there are a few,one where someone was so hateful I replied to them in the same fashion childish?probably). I'm not saying anyone should be "forced". I'm by no means religious so I get what many who disagree with reciting PA are saying. Is what bothers me is why take away everything all in being politically correct? Where is the harm in just sitting/standing while others do recite? Just out of respect for other...
There's another comment in which I agree to some extent with what you are saying ( there are a few,one where someone was so hateful I replied to them in the same fashion childish?probably). I'm not saying anyone should be "forced". I'm by no means religious so I get what many who disagree with reciting PA are saying. Is what bothers me is why take away everything all in being politically correct? Where is the harm in just sitting/standing while others do recite? Just out of respect for other "people", not religion. Nor am I ill informed on the school issue, that info is easily obtainable through the school district in which you reside. Having to move every few years this is something we have learned first hand.
laura thats my whole point the freedom to choose. far too many have been hateful or condescending towards the ones that disagree with prayer and pledged forced on the kids i believe we should all have the freedom to choose nothing more. i oppose anyones rights to be taken away no matter what their views are
and others wonder why we have bullies in schools today. well the people trying to force their beliefs on others give them the example
Do you honestly believe these people didn't do their homework? Apparently those states where it is not recited clearly want it, have you considered this. Thus the reason for this petition.
I do not support this, if they went back to the original maybe, but my child will NOT be made to recite this. We are NOT one nation under any god.
Mrs Johnson.....freedom of religion. Works both ways...we all whom believe in the lord shouldnt be forced to raise our children at atheist standards...i respect ur opinion....
Greg Gatts: Could NOT have been better said! Very nice and polite. Julia, I disagree with you. You see, I to this day STILL recite The Pledge of Alleigence. Not only do I do that daily, but I am so PROUD of MY Country that every time I recite it, it brings me HONOR as well to my Country. Maybe you should think about WHAT IS BETTER FOR MY CHILD, rather than YOUR wants, huh?
Also, as I stted to someone above, I know someone whom is ATHIEST and he misses the Pledge and he also believes it would help children to grow up better with better additudes and less thoughts of killing people using a gun. People continue to use RELIGION when it comes to the Pledge, with me and my athiest friend? It has absolutely nothing to do with God, it has a lot to do with Pride and HONOR for our countries, ourselves and others around us. Looks like you don't have any of that
Our school still does and we have National Prayer Day. On that day they meet before school starts
The Pledge is not only to honor our country. It is also to honor all the men and woman who sacrificed there lives defending our freedoms....
"God Bless America....Land that I love...Stand beside her and guide her through the night with a light from above. From the Mountains to the Prairies to the Ocean white with foam...GOD BLESS AMERICA...MY HOME SWEET HOME...GOD BLESS AMERICAN...MY HOME SWEET HOME. God bless each and everyone of you and I'm sure God is listening to our comments. Good night all!
Yes God Bless America...... Land that I LOVE.... Stand beside her guide her through the night with a light from above.
yea, the imaginary man in the sky did a real good job of doing that on 9/11 didn't he? maybe that was his day off, or he was taking a dump that day.
You Are A Vile Disgusting Excuse Of A Human Feces To Even Say Something Like That
Patriotism is mandatory!! Saluting the flag and reciting the Pledge of Allegiance is the best way to start EACH DAY!!