challenging religious privilege in public life



Did historical Jesus really exist? The evidence just doesn’t add up

Did Jesus of Nazareth walk the earth? There are good reasons to doubt Jesus’ historical existence – if not to think it outright improbable.

Frank Sinatra’s 1963 Playboy interview shows he resented organized religion

Over 25,000 organized religions flourish on this planet, but the followers of each think all the others are miserably misguided.

Holy Horrors: Religious slaughter through the centuries

Without religion, divisions would blur with passing generations; children would adapt to new times, mingle, intermarry, forget ancient wounds.

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.

Warning: Actual Bible Reading Likely To Turn You Into A Liberal, Study Shows

Reading the Bible more often has some liberalizing effects, or at least makes the reader more prone to agree with liberals on certain issues.

Religious Psychosis – The Global Nightmare

We are collectively realizing that the costs of our religious mental inventions are, increasingly, too high a price for humanity to pay.

The Bible is Fiction: A Collection of Evidence

The similarities between the stories and characters in the Bible and those from previous mythologies are both undeniable and well-documented.

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.

11 Things American Conservatives Must Stop Claiming As Persecution

#1 It’s not persecution when scientists agree on the origin of the universe and human life and those facts conflict with religious tales.

The Problem With Faith: 11 Ways Religion Is Destroying Humanity

Religion perpetuates ignorance in societies. It hinders humanity’s mental progression and, thus the quality of our lives, health and environments.