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Dee Anne Kaddouh
Dee Anne Kaddouh

There is seriously a foundation called freedom from religion and they go around bothering old monuments? I am sure there is something better to do with your time; get a life!

Bill Skaggs
Bill Skaggs
  • Dee Anne Kaddouh

Then stop forcing your religion on others.

Christina Carbo
Christina Carbo

Shame on you for even thinking of removing this memorial. These men fought for our freedom and have been over looked for far to long.

Bill Skaggs
Bill Skaggs
  • Christina Carbo

What about teh non-Christians that fought? Isn't this memorial ignoring them?

Autumn Polans
Autumn Polans

Gays weren't allowed in yet, so there goes that argument. Yes Susan one signature will make a difference because it's followed by another one signature. As someone said don't forget this country was built on the backs of veterans.

Bill Skaggs
Bill Skaggs
  • Autumn Polans

What about the non-Christian veterans? Shouldn't they be included?

Jack Cunningham
Jack Cunningham

Chip God Away One Day At A Time

This is another disgrace. Call your members of Congress. Get involved...

Military Academy may drop the phrase SO HELP ME GOD

http://www.americans-working-together.com/stop_abuse_of_political_power/id18.html

Bill Skaggs
Bill Skaggs
  • Jack Cunningham

Not every American is Christian. I don't care if you worship your god, but don't force others to do so under the guise of patriotism. A non-Christian can serve our country as well as any.

Deanna Mae Holloway
Deanna Mae Holloway

Either love this country with all of it's religious memorials and our freedoms to express our love and appreciation for those who have fought for these freedoms or take the first plane to Afghanistan and join the other God haters!

Bill Skaggs
Bill Skaggs
  • Deanna Mae Holloway

So forget about the Constitution and kick out all the non-Christians?

Esti Allina-Turnauer
Esti Allina-Turnauer

I think it matters more that it honors the vets, not a particular religion. Freedom From Religion appear to be a kind of hate group from their actions. What do the VETS think about this memorial? Do THEY feels honored by it? I think that's ALL that matters.

Bill Skaggs
Bill Skaggs
  • Esti Allina-Turnauer

Then remove the cross and replace it with one that doesn't favor Christianity. What's the problem with that? Do you think that non-Christian vets feel that this memorializes them?

Maxine Hardy Hammond
Maxine Hardy Hammond

DOESN'T SURPRISE ME IN THE LEAST, AS OBAMA HAS NEVER BEEN IN THE ARMED FORCES NOR IN BATTLE AS OUR BRAVE SOLDIERS HAVE, AND TO DINIGRATE THEM IN THIS WAY IS A SIN, AND I BELIEVE ALL TRUE AMERICANS CAN SEE THE EVIL IN THIS LATEST THING AGAINST OUR COUNTRY,

AND OUR MEN IN UNIFORM, SHAME ON THIS ADMINISTRATION FOR THIS TERRIBLE THING, SEEMS THEY DO NOT RESPECT THIS U.S.A. AS ANY TRUE AMERICN SHOULD..

Ron Fenner
Ron Fenner
  • Maxine Hardy Hammond

Hitler was the same way called himself to deceive while destroying Germany then took the useful idiots to war and caused 50 million to die

Ron Fenner
Ron Fenner
  • Maxine Hardy Hammond

He said he was a Christian to get their vote and because everything was a so called Christian they fell for it

Barbara Rodriguez
Barbara Rodriguez
  • Maxine Hardy Hammond

I want to apologize to all veterans, but especially to those who fought in Viet Nam. I came up in the 60's and personally witnessed the pstd(they hadn't even had the term then;) that the men from my neighborhood came back with, including my first love. To insult them, their families, and those who gave their lives is more than out of line; it is sacrilige. This type of protest shows a society in decline. No matter what this country's faults; people all over the world want to come and live in the land of the free and the home of the brave.

Patrick Quinn
Patrick Quinn
  • Maxine Hardy Hammond

@Maxine Hardy Hammond, Obama has nothing to do with this issue. Why are you insinuating that he is behind this complaint? Veterans filed this complaint, not Obama.

Glenna Hatcher
Glenna Hatcher

Haven't our Vietnam Veteran's been unappreciated enough !

Yonis Crantz
Yonis Crantz
  • Glenna Hatcher

That's a great way of putting this sad situation.

Patrick Quinn
Patrick Quinn
  • Glenna Hatcher

Glenna, it was vets that filed this petition. You are assuming all vets want this religious display on public property. Being "unappreciated" and removing a constitutional violation from a public park are two unrelated events.

Pegi Walker
Pegi Walker
  • Glenna Hatcher

Mr Quinn should spend his time making his comments on one of the Non-Christian, non-Cross believing sites. Obviously they are not appreciated or shared on this "Save the Monument with the Cross" for OUR veterans. I would guarantee there are very MANY more vets believing and thanking GOD to this day and everything that Cross represents as opposed to those he referred to.

Nancy Guenther
Nancy Guenther

Every person in the USA that have paid into their taxes have already bought and paid for these public lands. The government doesn't own any of these lands the people do. And there for have no rights to take away what we have built to reminds all of us what we stand for in our liberties and freedoms. These brave souls that have fought for our country so that we could keep it free will remain. Anyone who rejects this can leave or look the other way. This is our history, our lands, our blood.

Patrick Quinn
Patrick Quinn
  • Nancy Guenther

Nancy you are incorrect about what a majority has the right to on public lands. Moreover, you don't need a Christian cross to properly honor our very secular military. According to The Establishment Clause of the First Amendment, this religious symbol is a clear violation. Try to remember that not everyone in our military or who visits this public park is Christian. Soldiers swear an oath to protect the Constitution. The Constitution requires this religious symbol to be moved to private property.

Nancy Guenther
Nancy Guenther
  • Nancy Guenther

Patrick, It's been there for how many years and you are just now bringing it up. Should have been around before it was put up and then had a say in it. So stick a sock in it and look the other way.

Nancy Guenther
Nancy Guenther
  • Nancy Guenther

Funny how you speak of the first amendment, when clearly that is partly why were here, because you choose to take it away. Toll get a life. Try doing something good like building a life rather than destroying what others have built.

Patrick Quinn
Patrick Quinn
  • Nancy Guenther

Nancy, control your emotions please.

Joseph Oliver
Joseph Oliver

Patrick Quinn shut your mouth you are a public nuisance you need to be taken out that cross does not hurt your feelings it represents real man they gave up their lives for your freedom to run your mouth best thing for you to do is to go out behind the shed stick a gun to your mouth and pull the trigger because you're worth nothing more than a piece of shit & goes for the rest of you who want it taken down as well.

Patrick Quinn
Patrick Quinn
  • Joseph Oliver

@Joe Oliver, how diplomatic and civil of you. There is an interesting contradiction in "shut your mouth you are a public nuisance you need to be taken out" and "real man they gave up their lives for your freedom to run your mouth."

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