challenging religious privilege in public life


Neil deGrasse Tyson Has Something To Say To Christians, And They Aren’t Going To Like It

The bottom line, argues Tyson, is this: You either believe in measurable truths based on evidence, or you don’t.

10 Common Ways Christian Fanaticism is Obstructing American Progress

Many fanatical Christians are unable to accept historical events and insist on altering history in order to fit their religious version of events.

Astrophysicist Writes Brutal Response To WSJ Article Claiming Science Has Proven God Exists

One person who is fed up with this kind of pseudoscientific contrived nonsense is Lawrence Krauss, a world-renown theoretical physicist.

Exactly what kind of “Christian nation” do these people want?

Many Americans are saying that America should be a Christian nation. Do they mean a Christian nation like the one I grew up in?

Christianity and its Persecutions of Pagans

All pagan, and non-Catholic belief was illegal, and the death penalty was reintroduced. People were no longer free to chose their faith.

Let’s outgrow fairy tales

Most politicians invoke the deities. Supernaturalism pervades our species, consuming billions of person-hours and trillions of dollars.

Retired priest: ‘Hell’ was invented by the church to control people with fear

Religion is always in the control business, and that’s something people don’t really understand. It’s in a guilt-producing control business.

10 Reasons Christianity Makes No Sense

Let’s face it: Don’t rape people, don’t own people, don’t hate people, and don’t hurt children are kind of no-brainers when it comes to morality.

Why I Am an Anti-Theist (and Why You Should Be Too)

Religion presents a grave threat to human progress and indeed to our very survival. It is not faith but religion that builds wealthy institutions.

Fundamentalist Religion Will Destroy The World

The deluded religious belief that any people or nation or church is a “chosen” people is the root of almost all our troubles.