This is how quickly it happened. One moment we were passing sumptuous kebob platters around the table making polite introductions, and the next we were swapping trauma stories that we—all people of color, many LGBTQ—had experienced in what were essentially white Christian spaces. This article is reprinted with permission from Religion Dispatches. Follow RD on Facebook or Twitter for...
According to two atheist organizations, non-religious troops had a choice: pray or be punished.http://bit.ly/2Dmat5g
Attorney General Jeff Sessions believes that without God there is no truth, and secularists are unfit to work for the government.http://bit.ly/2DcF71f
‘Medical Malpractice’: Catholic Bishops Urge Parents, Doctors to Withhold Care for Transgender Kids (Updated)
The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops with its unscientific claims continues to guide medical policy across the United States. Catholic hospitals follow directives issued by the Bishops.http://bit.ly/2E5cGPj
If the Catholic Bishops, their Evangelical Protestant allies, and other Right-wing fundamentalists had the sole objective of decimating religious belief, they couldn’t be doing a better job of it. Testimonials at sites like ExChristian.net show that people leave religion for a number of reasons, many of which religious leaders have very little control over. Sometimes, for example, people take...
The good thing about having to explain Christmas to my kids every year is that I get a lot of practice trying to figure out what it means. The twin pillars of the mainstream Caucasian Christmas…http://bit.ly/2DzqMIm