challenging religious privilege in public life

There are at least 4,200 religions in the world today. It’s obvious there’s a 0% chance all of them are the true word of God.

Reason – logical thinking by intelligent minds – proves clearly that the compassionate, all-powerful god of religion cannot exist.

In the early-50’s the US government initiated a massive, multi-pronged, multi-year campaign to demonize atheism – and it worked very well.

Evangelicals are not letting the next generation know anything about anything but the Church and the Bible and racism and hatred of liberals.

While Christianity wasn’t the sole catalyst for the Holocaust, there is no doubt that Christianity set the stage for the Holocaust to happen.

A man who should have been a hero of the free world was instead hounded to death because of religion-inspired homophobia.

I was a fundamentalist pastor’s wife for 10 years. I saw the Purity Culture wind it’s way into the Evangelical Right’s thinking.

You can’t read these scriptures an honestly think they’re anything but the cataloging of primitive cultural values.

Forcing religion onto minors is a form of child abuse, which limits their ability to consider the world in an unbiased manner.

People who believe the US can somehow be saved by a rebirth of religious piety miss the most profound lesson American history has to offer.