challenging religious privilege in public life



Systems Biology and the Coming of “Big” Science

This truly remarkable time in the biological sciences has the opportunity to effectively attack some of the most fundamental problems of society.

Living in the Anthropocene: Toward a New Global Ethos

A long-held religious and philosophical idea – humans as the masters of planet Earth – has turned into a stark reality.

The New Inquisition – the Roman Catholic Man Cult’s Modern War on Women

The church has not kicked the habit of domination by fear and terror. Here’s how it works in an inquisition whether ancient or current.

Exactly what kind of “Christian nation” do these people want?

Many Americans are saying that America should be a Christian nation. Do they mean a Christian nation like the one I grew up in?

The Religious Right’s Continuing Assault on Modernity

Eventually, organized religion will have to reconcile itself with the 21st century and its scientific and intellectual standards and requirements.