A shirt is just a shirt. Or is it? Continue reading Purple shirts
Reprinted from Pied Type, April 8, 2015: “On religious issues there can be little or no compromise. There is no position on which people are so immovable as their religious beliefs. There is no more powerful ally one can claim in a debate than Jesus Christ, or God, or Allah, or whatever one calls this … Continue reading Forewarned
“Breaking American democracy isn’t an unintended side effect of Christian nationalism. It is the point of the project.” That’s from a New York Times essay today entitled “Christian Nationalists Are Excited About What Comes Next.” Author Katherine Stewart goes on to discuss last month’s Road to Majority Policy Conference in Nashville and its apparent embrace … Continue reading Dominionism, anyone?
They all worship the same god — Hate & Intolerance Continue reading Religious intolerance makes no sense
Seriously, this is exactly what I first thought after hearing about the Supreme Court’s recent decision (the one allowing an evangelical Christian baker to refuse to bake a wedding cake for a gay couple). I took it as permission for hypothetical baker me, as an atheist, to refuse service to evangelicals if I so choose. … Continue reading My thoughts exactly