Category Archives: American Taliban

An open letter to Kevin Swanson, a man of God and (not really) a real mensch

On…his “Generations” radio program, radical anti-LGBTQ pastor Kevin Swanson said that the children’s magazine Highlights is no better than ISIS because the magazine has announced that it will begin to… Read more »

North Carolina Republicans: Proof power is fun…but absolute power is #@$%^*& awesome

North Carolina Republicans vote to dilute governor’s power and curtail voting rights: https://t.co/qXaxo7XlFl pic.twitter.com/j1gqWcxDoN — Slate (@Slate) April 13, 2017 Just weeks after a court struck down the centerpiece of… Read more »

Verily, Jesus said: “Don’t be mad at Putin because he’s had a few people murdered”

Right-wing pastor Rick Joyner, who has been a vocal defender of Russia for years, posted a video on his Facebook page today wondering why people get so upset just because… Read more »

The Handmaid’s Tale: When art imitates life

If you had casual plans to check out a copy of Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale from your local library, we have some bad news: The waitlists are almost as… Read more »

The Handmaid’s Tale: Coming soon to a government near you

A Reuters story about increasing political activism by the “religious left” since President Trump’s election annoyed some Religious Right pundits this week. On Thursday, the American Pastors Network’s Sam Rohrer,… Read more »

Without someone to hate and oppress, Conservatives wouldn’t have a reason to live

Trump, saw you just rolled back protections for LGBT federal employees. Come for us? We'll make you regret every remaining day in office. — George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) March 29, 2017… Read more »

When the truth is already horrible, why would anyone need to generate fake news?

Looking at the screen capture of the tweet above, it would be easy to understand how you might be outraged. You might find yourself wondering what sort of American Taliban… Read more »

Sorry, y’all, but we really should be better than attacking Mike Pence’s marriage

Mike Pence, an adult who is grown,Cannot sit with women alone.However, he canStand by an old manWhose fondness for groping is known. — Limericking (@Limericking) March 29, 2017 His marriage… Read more »

Greetings from Texas: Where never is heard a discouraging word…unless you’re LGBTQ

It’s spring in Texas…and thoughts of good Christians are of how to ensure LGBTQ Texans are legally defined as “less than.” Having evidently solved all other pressing problems facing the… Read more »