challenging religious privilege in public life

Religion is big business. There are lots of options (over 30,000 variants of Christianity alone), and if the scale is right it can pay really,…

Evangelicals are constantly bellowing about America's moral decay. They could stand to take a look in the mirror.

Even the media’s most unabashed misogynists are tame compared to some of the biggest names in Christian history.

Things are looking bright for those who would like to see humanity more grounded in science and reason. Here are 10 reasons to celebrate.

Bible-believing Christians play fast and loose with their text. When it suits their purposes, they treat it like the literally perfect word of God.

Fundamentalists are fighting desperately to hang on to certainties and privileges they once saw as an Abrahamic birthright.

Christian fundamentalists believe that the Bible was given by God to men who acted essentially as human transcriptionists.

It’s time to turn the Bible and Christianity’s highest values back on the Religious Right, with language they understand.

I believe that abortion is a positive social good. And I suspect that a lot of other people secretly believe the same thing. It’s time…

Atwood's The Handmaid’s Tale is grounded in gender scripts that pervade Abrahamic scriptures. One biblical story brings the pieces together.