Top 10 Most Horrific Religious Scandals

Religious communities can come together and do a lot of good. However, they can also be complicit in some truly horrible activity. The video below highlights ten of the most shocking religious scandals. You may be familiar with some of them, but others might be new to you (as they were to me). Any organization [Read More…]


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Trump Is Getting 4-1 Odds Of Being Impeached Within Six Months

Donald Trump hasn’t been sworn in yet and betting websites are already predicting he won’t last a full term. The betting website Paddy Power gave Trump 4-1 odds that he would be impeached within six months and 7-4 odds that he wouldn’t finish his first term. These odds are constantly changing and it’s noteworthy that Paddy Power also [Read More…]


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An Atheist Responds to “S%#t I Wish (Some) Atheists Would Stop Doing (And Saying)”

I often enjoy reading the posts by Benjamin L. Corey over on the Patheos Progressive Christian Channel. I consider him an ally as we both care about many social justice issues. Corey recently wrote a post titled “S%#t I Wish (Some) Atheists Would Stop Doing (And Saying)” where he called out some bad behavior of atheists. [Read More…]


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Texas Bill Aims To Take Away Voting Rights From Women Who Have Abortions

Women’s reproductive health will be under constant attack under a Trump presidency and a majority Republican House and Senate. Another example of this was recently seen in the Texas Bill 948, which would make abortion a felony, and consequently take away women’s right to vote.  The bill was introduced by Republican representative Tony Tinderholt. The bill argues [Read More…]


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Republican Arrested After Grabbing Woman By Her Genitals

The infamous video of Trump bragging about grabbing women by their genitals was sadly not enough to cost him to presidency. Enough Americans either thought this wasn’t a big deal or that his other “qualities” outweighed him bragging about sexual assault. It still bothers me that such a video wasn’t enough to ruin the campaign of a [Read More…]


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Man Goes Viral After Reading Fake Books on Subway That Make Fun of Trump

These are dark times in politics so it’s nice to distract ourselves with some humor when we can. Scott Rogowsky of the YouTube series “Running Late” has gone viral for his latest video showing him reading outrageous fake books on a subway. These books poke fun at Trump and other ridiculous conservatives associated with him. My [Read More…]


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Mississippi Bill Wants Schools To Pay $1,500 If They Don’t Say The Pledge Early Enough

To keep with my theme of writing about terrible bills, I’d like to tell you all about a new Mississippi bill that would fine schools for not saying the Pledge of Allegiance early enough. State Representative William Shirley would want schools to pay $1,500 if they don’t say the Pledge within the first hour of the school [Read More…]


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New bill in Arizona aims to ban college classes that discuss social justice

Arizona House Bill 2120 seriously aims to ban college classes or events that discuss social justice. If a university would break this potential law, they could lose millions in financial support. Unsurprisingly, the sponsor of the bill is an older white male conservative, Bob Thorpe.  Thorpe actually has the following tweet pinned on his Twitter profile: PLEASE SIGN THIS [Read More…]


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Child Dies Because Parents Prayed Instead of Calling 911

I hate seeing stories like these. Seth Johnson, the 7 year-old child of Timothy and Sarah Johnson, recently died from pancreatitis and acute sepsis. This could have been prevented if Seth’s parents got medical help for their son, but instead relied on prayer. The Johnsons noticed that their son was ill, but refused to do anything because [Read More…]


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Majority of Republicans Think Artists Should Perform at Trump’s Inauguration If Asked

There have been several musical artists who have publicly stated they will not perform at Trump’s inauguration. This has sparked some discussion on what obligation people have to participate in such an event that they strongly disapprove of. To me, the answer is that no one should be forced to participate if they do not [Read More…]


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