In Germany fascists promoted what they called “true Christianity”, which was essentially Christian fundamentalism.
The Pope’s frequent stern injunctions to his bishops and priests to stay out of politics do not apply to abortion, birth control or homosexuality.
Atheists are construed as immoral beings who are more likely to commit grotesque acts such as incest, animal torture, and serial murders.
Many Americans are saying that America should be a Christian nation. Do they mean a Christian nation like the one I grew up in?
For ages, the thinkers, the doubters, the heretics, the intelligent scientists were foully tortured, imprisoned and murdered.
Many of the tears in America’s social fabric are the result of Vatican attempts to advance its power, control, influence, wealth or security.
In the intellectual realm we need to utilize technology to augment our intelligence by any means possible—including artificial intelligence.
Religious beliefs are against common sense. There is no god. There are no angels, devils, heavens, hells, ghosts, witches, nor miracles.
To protect the dogma of infallibility, the Vatican has been forced to undermine the political will of governments to deal with overpopulation.
Do conservative values and policies actually contribute to societal ills, or do healthy social conditions promote cultural secularism?