Religious fantasy can no longer be offered as a route to human survival. We humans are in charge and responsible.
70% of Senate Republicans, and 85% of House Republicans, are urging the Supreme Court to roll back the clock to before 1973.
“In the Constitution of the United States, [if you] are found guilty of being a socialist member you either go to prison or are shot.”
Throughout history, powerful governments have tried to control popular opinion, and often haven’t hesitated to flagrantly manipulate the truth.
Evangelist Pat Robertson has said that if the Equality Act passes into law, God will destroy the United States in an act of divine punishment.
Laubenberg: In the emergency room they have what’s called rape kits where a woman can get cleaned out.
Consider Christian history. There have been literally hundreds of wars started or inflamed by Christian intolerance.
Christians taking over the government is not a new idea to Robertson. He started preaching that particular gospel back in the 80's.
Until the Renaissance the Church was able, more or less, to enforce its monopoly of belief. But during the Renaissance, humanism flourished.
To free us of the religious chokehold, citizens must vote against the powerful political machine of the Fundamentalist Christian right.