challenging religious privilege in public life

Hitler was a Roman Catholic, baptized into that religio-political institution as an infant in Austria. Its worst doctrines never left him.

For ages, the thinkers, the doubters, the heretics, the intelligent scientists were foully tortured, imprisoned and murdered.

Something very profound in the meaning of the America I know has been destroyed with the election of Donald Trump as president.

All measures to thwart the degradation and destruction of our ecosystem will be useless if we do not cut population growth.

The priest, Diego de Landa, wiped out all knowledge of the written language, and nearly destroyed the spoken language too.

Once, there were many Indigenous traditions in what is now Western Europe. They had holy women, woman healers, and woman leaders.

“But every person on the planet could fit inside the State of Texas,” people keep telling me when I argue the earth is overpopulated.

Listed are only events that solely occurred on command of church authorities or were committed in the name of Christianity.

The church likes to pretend that “only a few hundred thousand” were murdered, but secular sources estimate as many as nine million.

So complete is human domination of earth that scientists use the term “Anthropocene” to describe a new geological epoch.