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Europe’s politics of victimology

Europe must shed the straitjacket of political correctness, which makes it impossible to criticize minorities for anything.

The Roman Catholic hierarchy: a cabal of power that moves under the guise of benevolence

Through the Vatican’s constant presentation of the Church’s actions as “virtuous”, recognition of the Church as a tyrant has been thwarted.

Revisiting the question of the veil: Must the veil be banned?

The banning of the burka or the niqab can be argued from two angles, 1) the societal right and 2) the women’s right.

Holy Horrors: A Grim Pattern

When religion is the ruling force in a society, it produces horror. The stronger the supernatural beliefs, the worse the inhumanity.

Christian bullying in history

The worst incident at demonizing in history? There are so many, but arguably the most vile was the “Blood Libel” of the Jews.

It’s a Free Country, Not a Christian Nation

The religious references in the Declaration are deistic: it’s clear that the references are not to the revealed God of Christianity.

Why Are “Moderates” so Reluctant to Criticize Religion?

The outright rejection of the idea of scriptural authority seems to be more straightforward and intellectually promising than any alternative.

The Christian Right and the Rise of American Fascism

This movement will not stop until we are ruled by Biblical Law, an authoritarian church intrudes in every aspect of our life.

Holy Horrors: Killing Heretics

In 1208, Pope Innocent III declared a major crusade to destroy the Albigenses. Some 20,000 knights and peasants answered the call.

Hitler Was NOT An Atheist

Hitler was a Roman Catholic, baptized into that religio-political institution as an infant in Austria. Its worst doctrines never left him.

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