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House Republicans Vote To Allow Employers To Fire Women For Using Birth Control

This isn’t the first time House Republicans have tried to force their anti-woman agenda upon the residents of the District of Columbia either.

‘How To Make Your Wife Submit To Your Authority’: Christian Blog Teaches Men To Dominate Their Wives

An American Christian missionary blog post entitled “How To Make Your Wife Submit To Your Authority – 6 Tips” has gone viral worldwide.

Catholic Church Thinks It Shouldn’t Have To Pay Fines For Abuse Because Of Religious Freedom

The accusations against the Milwaukee Archdiocese involve 45 priests who are accused of molesting almost 200 deaf boys.

Just As We Suspected: Plenty Of Child P*rn Found At The Vatican

Child sex abuse scandals have long plagued the Roman Catholic Church. Despite (supposed) efforts to clean up the problem, it still persists.

“Man can’t change climate,” only God can, says Senate chair of Environment & Public Works

Senator James Inhofe believes that climate may be changing but that it has absolutely nothing to do with human activity like burning fossil fuels.

After Listening To Women, Longtime Anti-Abortion Congressman Becomes Pro-Choice

A six term congressman and lifelong opponent of abortion rights has finally changed his mind after listening to women.

Pat Robertson Calls For Establishing Biblical Law As The Law Of The Land

During his 700 Club program Pat Robertson has called for replacing the Constitution with the Bible as the law of the land.

Rick Perry: Inequality Not a Problem Because Bible Predicts Poor People

Outgoing Texas Gov. Rick Perry shrugged off wealth inequality, saying the Bible showed poverty could never be eliminated.

Rick Santorum: Separation Of Church And State A Communist Idea, Not An American One

Rick Santorum disputes the existence of the separation of church and state in the U.S. Constitution, dismissing it as a Communist idea.

Joni Ernst: Repeal Obamacare And Cut Food Stamps And Force People To Rely On The Church For Help

During a Q&A session with reporters, Ernst called for repealing Obamacare, abolishing the Department of Education, and slashing food stamps.