challenging religious privilege in public life

Book Excerpts

The dogma of infallibility lies at the heart of the overpopulation problem

There is a nearly total lack of awareness that the problem of contraception is related to the problem of papal infallibility.

The Vatican’s leading role in the crushing of Spain’s secular republic

In 1931, Spain became the Republic of Spain, a liberal democracy. The Vatican feared for the Church’s very survival in Spain.

Religion and Overpopulation: Threats to Human Survival

If the Catholic Church is not the only important opposition to population growth control, it is, at least, the most significant opposition.

Postponing Self-Destruction of the Catholic Church

If Americans knew that the Vatican gravely threatens U.S. and global security, it would be much closer to its own self-destruction.

Why we on the Left made an epic mistake on immigration

By the time of the next census in 2021, the non-white minority population will have trebled in just 25 years.

Shaping Our Genes

Excerpt from Nobel Prize-winning biochemist Christian de Duve's book, "Genetics of Original Sin: The Impact of Natural Selection on the Future of Humanity".

4 Principal Sources of Power of the Roman Catholic Church

The Roman Catholic Church's influence exceeds that of most governments of the world. How did the Church arrive at this position?

The Catholic Church has always rejected freedom of speech

The machinery that the Church uses in the United States to enforce its boycott of unfriendly literature is quite elaborate.

The Importance of Papal Infallibility to Roman Catholicism

According to Catholic theologian Hans Küng, “Infallibility performed the function of a metadogma, shielding and insuring all the other dogmas.

Why should we care about extinctions?

Excerpt from Lord Professor Robert May's book, "Theoretical Ecology: Principles and Applications". How do we preserve what’s left?