challenging religious privilege in public life



The Catholic Inquisition, Methods Of Torture And Victims

The torture of the pulley was called the first torture of the Inquisition. The victim was stripped and his hands tied behind his back.

The Conversion of the West to Christianity

Christianity used Paganism as a great source of spare parts. The large holes in Christianity were filled with adaptations from Paganism.

The Conversion of Europe

The conversion of Europe is conditioned in modern thought by Christian stereotypes, spread by Christians in the intervening periods.

Christianity and the Nazis

Whenever one questions the role of Christianity during WWII, Christians will quickly respond by providing examples of heroic Catholics or Protestants.

Christianity and its persecution of freethinkers

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

Holy Horrors: The medieval Catholic hierarchy

Popes, cardinals, archbishops, abbots, bishops, priests, and monks kept concubines and pocketed church wealth.

Christian Vandalism in Europe

The true torchbearers during the Dark Ages were Arabs, Jews, heretics and pagans who kept alive pre-Christian teachings.

How the Catholic Church was largely responsible for the Dark Ages

Greek literature was preserved in the Greek Byzantine Empire, and was conveyed to Europe by the Jews and Moors.

Holy Horrors: Here are the major Christian Vs Christian bloodbaths

Throughout Europe, the number of wars, expulsions, massacres, and executions that accompanied the Reformation are beyond counting.

Some examples of Christian Persecution of Philosophers

As soon as they had the power to do so, Christians destroyed books of philosophy. This is why so little pagan philosophy has survived.