challenging religious privilege in public life



What are the chances of Donald Trump winning the upcoming election?

To those who expect a new President to replace what for some is an odious incumbent, I would counsel a serious look at the facts.

Petition to defrock Cardinal George Pell has more than 77,000 signatures

A petition started by a clergy abuse survivor has received more than 77,000 signatures supporting his call for Cardinal George Pell to be defrocked.

What America Needs Now Is a Secular President, Like George Washington

This is not an idle concern. Extreme caution seems advisable about one who claims that theology informs his policy positions.

The 5 best reasons atheists don’t believe in God

Belief in God is a product of upbringing, societal and cultural convention, a desire for comfort and intellectual laziness.

Are We Humans An “Invasive Species”?

Limits to growth are exhibited everywhere, as at least half the world’s nearly 8 billion humans vie for the necessities of life.

Mother Nature Is Pissed Off – Coronavirus Is Payback

Superstitious evangelicals deny science and fact. It is time to fight not just for our own lives in this battle, but for our planet.

Too many experts fail to note population as our root problem

Yes, finding a vaccine deserves priority but failure to limit human numbers will continue to create what will be unsolvable problems.

Women Versus Religion

It is the weak-link, Eve, who first falls prey to the talking snake and disobeys God by eating of the tree of knowledge.

The Corrosive Effect Of Christianity On Conservatives

What evangelical leaders have run into is an American electorate that is as skeptical of evangelicals as it is politicians.

Our Genetic Future Is Coming… Faster Than We Think

Our species is on the cusp of a revolution that will change every aspect of our lives but we’re hardly talking about it.