challenging religious privilege in public life

The three monotheistic global religions all use sex as an adjunct to religious power. Take the fetid Irish Catholic impulse to control female sexuality.

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

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

Only thirty-three days after his election, Pope John Paul I, Albino Luciani, died in strange circumstances. Almost immediately rumors...

The Vatican is proposing extradition and trial of scientists conducting research that is deemed entirely legal in their home countries.

The sexual abuse of children and others has been ignored and tolerated by the Catholic Church hierarchy for centuries.

All pagan, and non-Catholic belief was illegal, and the death penalty was reintroduced. People were no longer free to chose their faith.

Which phrase caused this sudden liberal amnesia in regards to the Vatican’s 2000-year history of getting everything wrong in the worst possible ways?

During the 1400s, the Inquisition shifted its focus toward witchcraft, and the next 300 years witnessed a bizarre orgy of religious delusion.

The claim that the Church is not active in politics and is not mixing religion and politics is dangerous to American democracy.