Tag Archives: politics

Why millennials are really leaving religion (it’s not just politics, folks)

PRRI data on the rise of the “nones” among young adults in 1986 vs. in 2016. RNS graphic by Jana Riess.

How Religion Turned American Politics Into a Bizarre Anti-Science Spectacle

Magical thinking has always run deep in America, but in the last 30 years things have begun to escalate. “Nutty fringe ideas” are making their way into the mainstream.

What’s wrong with “Religious Freedom” – Spiritual Politics

“I propose “religious exemption.” As in: “Mississippi’s religious exemption bill moves to governor amid gay-rights protests.” It’s not as provocative, but then that’s the point.”

Dutch want religion out of politics; a fourth acknowledge atheism – NL Times

Netherlands – A large majority of the Dutch populations thinks that religion should not be a determining factor within society. Politics in particular should be religion-free, but education too can do with less religion, according to KRO’s study God in the Netherlands – agnostic, atheism, Christianity, education, faith, God in the Netherlands, higher power, Islam, KRO, politics, Protestant, religion, Roman Catholic