Atheists Sue Over Cross in World Trade Center Museum – ABC News

Rep. Michael Grimm Joins Fox & Friends to Announce Bill to Make 9/11 Cross a National Monument

Outrage as Atheists Sue Over World Trade Center Cross Fox News

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Atheists Sue Over 9/11 Cross Laura Ingram Fox News

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Culture War Update – The Dividening of America – American Atheists vs. Ground Zero Cross

Steve Spak Video of Ground Zero Cross Blessing & Move to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

David Silverman Debates ACLJ Lawyer Over Christian WTC Cross

The Ground Zero Cross Must Continue to Stand

Death Threats to Atheists on Fox’s Facebook Page

David Silverman vs. the Christian WTC Cross on Huckabee / Fox News

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Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins 

Richard Dawkins is the former Charles Simonyi Professor of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford University, a position he held from 1995-2008. Founder of the Richard Dawkins Foundation. The Wall Street Journal said his “passion is supported by an awe-inspiring literary craftsmanship.” The New York Times Book Review has hailed him as a writer who “understands the issues so clearly that he forces his reader to understand them too.” Among his books are The Ancestor’s Tale, The Selfish Gene, The Blind Watchmaker, Climbing Mount Improbable, Unweaving the Rainbow, A Devil’s Chaplain and The God Delusion.

U.S. Congressman Michael Grimm

U.S. Congressman Michael Grimm

Decorated ex-Marine, former FBI Special Agent, and 9/11 first responder who introduced a bill to make the cross a national monument


Susan Jacoby

Susan Jacoby

NY Times best-selling author, independent scholar, and weekly columnist of The Spirited Atheist at the Washington Post’s On Faith website


Daisy Khan

Daisy Khan  

                                                                                             Daisy Khan is Executive Director of the American Society for Muslim Advancement (ASMA). Ms. Khan regularly appears on ABC, PBS, BBC World, CNN, Fox News. In the aftermath of 9/11, Ms. Khan created interfaith programs to emphasize commonalities among the Abrahamic faith traditions.

 

 

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

One of Newsweek’s 50 Most Influential U.S. Rabbis, WABC radio host, syndicated columnist, frequent guest on Oprah, “America’s Rabbi,” and author of “10 Conversations You Need To Have With Yourself”

 

Frank Silecchia, First Responder Who Discovered 9/11 Cross at Ground Zero

Frank Silecchia

9/11 First Responder, Member Local 731

Dinesh D’Souza

Dinesh D’Souza

NY Times best-selling author and Director of the film ‘2016’. NY Times Magazine says Dinesh D’Souza is one of America’s most influential conservative thinkers, and author of ‘What’s So Great About Christianity’

David Silverman

Bill Donohue

Bill Donohue

President and CEO of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, adjunct scholar at The Heritage Foundation, frequent national television and radio guest, and author of Secular Sabotage’

Karl Koch III

Karl Koch III

Vice President of Operations for Karl Koch Steel Erecting (his family’s company that provided the steel for and oversaw the erection of the Twin Towers) and author of “Men of SteelThe Story of the Family That Built the World Trade  Center”


Howard Bloom

Howard Bloom   

Howard Bloom is a seminal thinker and author. He was also a publicist in the 1970s and 80s for singers and bands such as Prince, Billy Joel and Michael Jackson. He has published three books on human evolution and group behavior,The Genius of the BeastThe Global Brain and The Lucifer Principle

Edwin Kagin, National Legal Director American Atheists

Jane Everhart

Jane Everhart

Director of Communications for NYC Atheists, plaintiff in the lawsuit

 

Blair Scott, Communications Director American Atheists

Kenneth Bronstein

Diane Apostolos-Cappadona

Diane Apostolos-Cappadona

Georgetown University Adjunct Professor of Religious Art and Cultural History in the Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, author, and frequent media guest

Father Kevin Madigan

Father Kevin Madigan 

Priest of St. Peter’s Church (the oldest Catholic Parish in New York State) which served as home to the 9/11 cross from 2006 until July 23rd 2011

Dennis Horvitz

Dennis Horvitz 

Host of NYC Atheists’ Manhattan News Network cable program “This Week in Atheism”, plaintiff in the lawsuit

Henry Goldschmidt, Cultural Anthropologist, Interfaith Center of New York

Nelson Tebbe

 

Nelson Tebbe 

Brooklyn Law School Professor of Law with areas of expertise in Constitutional Law, Law and Religion, and Professional Ethics

Reverend Chloe Breyer


Reverend Chloe Breyer

Director of the Interfaith Center of NY, author, and Episcopal Priest in the Diocese of New York who founded and directed the Cathedral Forums on Religion and Public Life at The Cathedral of St. John the Divine.


Gregory S. Paul

Gregory S. Paul

Freelance Researcher, Author & Atheist

Michael Wenzler and Francine Civello

Michael and Francine lived next to Ground Zero on 9/11. The experiences and events that followed worked their way into their life, art and jewelry business. Check out DOPE NYC to see some their fine work.

WTC 9/11 Cross – ‘A Cross To Bear’ The Film


A CROSS TO BEAR: America’s Battle Over Its Most Powerful Religious Symbol


At Ground Zero, steel beams resembling a Christian cross are discovered following the 9/11 attack and they become a symbol for many.  In 2011 when the group American Atheists files a lawsuit opposing the cross’ inclusion in the National September 11 Museum, a battle ensues over church-state separation and America’s religious identity.

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Mr. and Mrs. Michael Williams

Mike and Pat Williams are the parents of 9-11 victim Kevin Williams. They placed 2 baseballs on the cross in memory of their son and they started The Kevin Williams Memorial Foundation.

NY Times ArtsBeat: 9/11 Museum Asks for Dismissal of Suit Over Cross

FOX News: Atheist group sues over steel cross at 9/11 memorial

National September 11 Memorial & Museum sues Atheists over “World Trade Center cross” – NYPOST.com

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