challenging religious privilege in public life



Massive sexual abuse story in Baptist churches

The Star-Telegram discovered at least 412 allegations of sexual misconduct in 187 independent fundamental Baptist churches.

Why and how authoritarian evangelicals threaten Democracy

Evangelicals are not letting the next generation know anything about anything but the Church and the Bible and racism and hatred of liberals.

Right-wing pastor demands women shut their mouths while men teach them in church

Pastor Steven Anderson of the Faithful Word Baptist Church attempted to justify the silencing of women by quoting 1 Timothy 2:11.

Are religious people more moral?

No matter how we define morality, religious people do not behave more morally than atheists, although they often say that they do.

The False Reality – Why Christianity Requires Ignorance

The people who have the strongest faith are the ones who shield themselves from any information that contradicts what they believe.

Televangelist compares Trump to Jesus’ disciples: ‘Every one of them were Donald Trumps’

“If you look at the disciples that Jesus chose, they were all Donald Trump. Every one of them were Donald Trumps.”

The non-religious are now America’s largest religious voting bloc

The non-religious could provide a political counterweight to white evangelical Protestants, a historically powerful voting bloc for Republicans.

Five Reasons to Suspect Jesus Never Existed

We now know that the four gospels were assigned the names of the apostles Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, not written by them.

The Radical Christian Right and the War on Government

Dominionists believe they are engaged in an epic battle against the forces of Satan. They live in a binary world of black and white.

Reducing Population will Solve all Problems

The religions of the world must have the sense to see that increasing the population will be a disaster for all life on earth.