challenging religious privilege in public life

American Theocracy


Sotomayor accuses supreme court conservatives of dismantling church-state separation

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor: "Today, the court leads us to a place where separation of church and state becomes a constitutional violation."

Republicans Target Our Children to Maintain Power into the Future

No longer holding public office, William Barr's power derive from being the endowed chair of Catholic Information Center.

The Court of God: How a Catholic Secret Society Took Over SCOTUS

Founded in 1928 in conservative Catholic Spain, Opus Dei wouldn’t become the agent of global fascism until later in the 20th century.

The US NOT founded upon Christianity

Many Religious Right activists have attempted to rewrite history by asserting that the US government derived from Christian foundations.

Has too much religion, and not enough science, doomed the US as a civilized country?

Many Americans have rejected the idea that science is an objective endeavor pursued by well-educated people and subject to peer review.

Creationists Are Much More Likely to Be Racist, Homophobic and Supportive of Political Violence

According to a paper published recently, people who reject evolution are more likely to be racist, homophobic and and violent.

The abuses of evangelical ‘purity culture’ have gone under the radar for too long

While abstinence-only education is harmful, the evangelical world has twisted it in a way that has done even more harm.

A crisis of democracy in the US – what to watch for in 2022

The future is gloomy, with abortion rights threatened, rampant voter suppression and radical Republicans undermining democracy at every turn.

The Christian Dominionist War On Abortion

Many things have been and will be written about how Roe v. Wade came to be gutted or overturned by the Supreme Court.

Christian Nationalism Is, First And Foremost, A Political Movement

Christian nationalism today is a political movement, and its primary goal is power to replace a constitutional Republic with a “biblical” order.