challenging religious privilege in public life

Donald A. Collins


Catholic abuse report in Pennsylvania shows the church is a criminal syndicate

The now-multiple Pennsylvania grand jury reports show that it's time for the church to be broken apart and cleaned out.

The irony of purposeful and politically inspired myopia on abortion

Family planning perfection has a long way to go. Example: 50 percent of the annual pregnancies in the US are unplanned.

Looming Planetary Disaster Outranks All Other Issues

The mention of the primary driver of our growing global pain, population growth, gets virtually no mention.

Chemical Abortion Abounds But Still Not Freely Enough

Worldwide, according to the Guttmacher Institute, there are 56 million abortions every year. 45 percent or 25 million are UNSAFE!!

Are beliefs in witches and religion related?

The figments of anyone's religious imagination should never govern the creation of laws governing secular behaviour.

Save the Supreme Court from Religious Privilege

Judge Kavanaugh will likely be on the court for many decades to come. His term would be disastrous for separation of church and state.

Talk About Over Population Growth Will Not Be Ignored For Much Longer

The evident follies of today’s religionists or dictators are now blasted onto our visual screens daily. We know the future if we do not act.

The Main Abortion Battle Is Really Over, Won by Economics, Science and Women

We really don’t have to win that unwinnable political battle now. Economics, women and science have done the heavy lifting already.

Choose Secular Freedom Over Religious Repression Or Get Tyranny

The efforts of right wing zealots to interfere with secular matters are the stuff of what makes atheism America's fastest growing religion.

Why Must We Continue to Keep Talking Past Solutions to Urgent Planetary Problems Such As Population Growth and Global Warming?

The population bomb is not a dud. Ehrlich's unheeded prophesy has already happened to a sad degree in many places around the planet.