challenging religious privilege in public life



How the undemocratic activities of the Catholic Church silences critics

The fear felt by many American politicians aware of the undemocratic activities of the church has resulted in their silence.

Holy Horrors: The Inquisition

The victim was required not only to confess that he was a heretic, but also to accuse his children, wife, friends, and others as fellow…

Church atrocities receded in Europe because of the Enlightenment

Why did church atrocities recede in the West? Because a new social climate was spreading - the Age of Reason, the Enlightenment.

One Catholic Priest Destroyed the Entire Mayan Written Language

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

If the Bible Were Law, Would You Qualify for the Death Penalty?

Working on the Sabbath: “Whosoever doeth any work in the Sabbath day, he shall surely be put to death.” Exodus 31:15

The Vatican’s Complicity in Genocide in Fascist Croatia: The Suppressed Chapter of Holocaust History

The Vatican was directly involved in genocide against Serbs, Jews and Romas in Fascist Croatia - the suppressed chapter of Holocaust history.

Why is Secular European Society Doing So Much Better Than God-Fearing America?

It is the lack of a traditional religious world-view that helps create the most benign societal conditions yet seen.

Nazi Leaders And Christianity

Since the second world war, there has been a convention that the Nazis were driven either by atheism or by all sorts of sinister occult…

Christian Atrocities: Three Centuries Of Pagan Persecution

Immediately after its full legalisation, the Christian Church attacks the gentiles. The Council of Ancyra denounces the worship of Goddess Artemis.

The Vatican Hall of Shame

So many Vicars of Christ have been denounced as the “Worst Pope Ever” that we have to settle for a Top Ten list.