Tag Archives: religious tyranny

Yes, it’s true: Karen Handel may well be The Worst Person in the World

Karen Handel — the Republican candidate in next week’s special election in Georgia’s 6th Congressional district — told a constituent with a lesbian daughter that her “faith calls her” to… Read more »

The reason why the separation of Church and State remains so vital

An honor to join the @FaithandFreedom Coalition yesterday. In America, we don't worship government. We worship God. #FaithandFreedom pic.twitter.com/kijEWhmRcq — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 9, 2017 Anyone who didn’t… Read more »

“God’s heart has a special place for the poor, so much so that he himself ‘became poor’”

In recent months, GOP lawmakers have taken to spouting Christian scripture to defend conservative fiscal policy and their effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act…. [These beliefs] are rooted in… Read more »

For verily, Jesus said, “Drill, Baby!! Drill!!!”

What would Jesus do about climate change? According to one self-described Christian, not much. Conservative pundit Erick Erickson fired off a tweet Wednesday saying his savior called on him to… 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 »

Verily, thou shalt use public toilet accommodations comporting with thy birth gender

@OrlandoWeekly or "Orlando woman figures out how to get 15 minutes of fame." — 😴 (@nanouk77) April 25, 2016 @OrlandoWeekly or "Orlando woman demonstrates stunning ignorance and total lack of… Read more »

“[A]s a Christian I‘m offended often by what other people are calling Christian behavior”

A Christian woman participated in a CNN roundtable of voters to discuss President Donald Trump’s first month in office, and she had some harsh words for Christian Trump supporters who… Read more »