Posted 8 years ago on May 3, 2012, 8:40 p.m. EST by ComeTogetherNOW
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Charlotte Atheists and Agnostics
WHEREAS, the application of reason, more than any other means, has proven to offer hope for human survival upon Earth, improving conditions within the universe, and cultivating intelligent, moral and ethical interactions among people and their environments, and WHEREAS, those who wrote the Constitution of the United States of America, the basic document for governing the affairs of humankind within the United States, based it upon principles delineated within the philosophies distinguishing the historical Age of Reason, and WHEREAS, most citizens of the United States purport to value reason and its application, and WHEREAS, it is the duty and responsibility of every citizen to promote the development and application of reason NOW, THEREFORE, I, Anthony R. Foxx, Mayor of Charlotte, do hereby proclaim May 03, 2011 as “A DAY OF REASON” in Charlotte and commend its observance to all citizens.
Witness my hand and the official Seal of the City of Charlotte.
Signed “Anthony R Foxx, Mayor”
More people are waking up. It's good to be rational.