Tag Archives: religious intolerance

“[W]e must defend the religious liberty our founders enshrined in the First Amendment”

More than a decade after Rep. Pete Stark became the first sitting Congressman in modern history to come out as explicitly non-theistic (though he called himself a Unitarian), the now-retired… Read more »

Sorry, but your God doesn’t get to be my government

A federal appeals court on Friday ruled that a government prayer practice in North Carolina was unconstitutional because a local board of commissioners only allowed its elected representatives, all of… Read more »

“[A] practicing Muslim….cannot be a loyal citizen to the United States of America”

An unholy alliance of Islamophobic hate group members, neo-Nazis, white supremacists and armed anti-government militia members will rally against the nonexistent threat of sharia, or Islamic, law in the U.S… Read more »

Science looks at religious fundamentalism…and the fundamentalists aren’t going to like it

A new study published in the journal Neuropsychologia has shown that religious fundamentalism is, in part, the result of a functional impairment in a brain region known as the prefrontal… Read more »

Remember when Republicans cared about what they stood for? Yeah, me neither.

President @BarackObama's vacation is costing taxpayers millions of dollars—-Unbelievable! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 5, 2012 Donald Trump’s regular jaunts to his Mar-a-Lago club in Florida appear to be… Read more »