challenging religious privilege in public life

American Theocracy


Christian zealots are a health hazard – and their actions infringe on secular liberties

It’s not a good idea to remain silent or to allow ourselves to be intimidated by aggressive Christian infringements on the public sector.

Pastor who thinks mothers don’t belong in public office leads Bible study for Trump’s cabinet

Ralph Drollinger is a pastor known for inflammatory statements on everything from climate change to women’s right to work.

The Fundamentalist Christian Chokehold On America

To free us of the religious chokehold, citizens must vote against the powerful political machine of the Fundamentalist Christian right.

Trump and the Christian Fascists

This Christianized fascism, with its network of megachurches, and television empire, is a potent ally for a beleaguered White House.

Why the Christian Right Wages War Against Abortion

Why is the United States, home of the original women’s liberation movement, cursed with such massive resistance to legal abortion?

The Far-Right’s 50-Year Project to Make America Great Again

Since the end of World War II, far-right conservatives have patiently laid the groundwork for a national climate receptive to their ideals.

Public Schools In Kentucky Can Now Teach The Bible

The Republicans are at it again - this time by passing a bill that will allow public schools in Kentucky to teach the Bible.

Republicans in Missouri want to be able to keep women who use birth control from working

Republicans are trying to pass legislation to allow discrimination against women for their personal reproductive choices.

8 Outrageous Facts About Mike Pence’s Record on Reproductive Rights

For years, Pence has been on what Politico dubbed a “one-man crusade” to end patients’ access to care at Planned Parenthood health centers.

Why are the Religious Entitled to Special Treatment?

It is a longstanding custom of American culture to defer to the religious. We are supposed to respect the fact that they have “beliefs”.