challenging religious privilege in public life

Vatican and Democracy

When John Roberts was nominated for the Court, Opus Dei’s Austin Ruse said his fellow conservative Catholics could "breathe easy".

Accused women were stripped by inquisitor priests who searched their bodies for "witch marks" where they allegedly suckled demons.

If you believe Catholic Church leaders, you might easily imagine that the Nazis were a confederation of atheists and neo-pagans.

The Catholic Church in Illinois withheld the names of at least 500 priests accused of sexual abuse of minors, the state’s attorney general says.

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

According to Amnesty International, the US Conference of Catholic Bishops intend to ban all abortion and birth control.

Until into the 1990s, doctors, nuns and priests in Spain allegedly stole newborn babies and sold them to couples hoping to adopt.

Until the Renaissance the Church was able, more or less, to enforce its monopoly of belief. But during the Renaissance, humanism flourished.

El Salvador - one of five countries where abortion is illegal in all circumstances - has imprisoned dozens of young women for murder.

When religion is the ruling force in a society, it produces horror. The stronger the supernatural beliefs, the worse the inhumanity.