Family and Relationships
Why I Rejected Christianity (Then and...
In Which I Think I'll Die Young
Holiness and Pentecostal
Presbyterian and Reformed
see all religions
#MLK, #BLM and the Rhetoric of...
Andre E. Johnson
10 Helpful Resources for Lent
Two Recent Reviews of “One Gospel” and...
Why Religious "Prophets" Can't Be...
A Different Kind of Christian
Jesus Is Love
Marriage Survival Kit
Who Is God?
Statement of Principles
Select a Category
Select a Month
November 28, 2016
The Moral Ruin of Evangelicalism
According to exit polls, 81% of white evangelicals voted for Donald Trump in the 2016...
November 23, 2016
You Get What You Vote For
Voters who value preserving white supremacy over their own well-being will get their wish.
November 17, 2016
Fellow White People, We Need to Talk
Despite what we might tell ourselves, we're far too tolerant of bigotry.
November 14, 2016
The America I Thought I Knew
A crushing end to the signs of moral progress in recent American history.
November 04, 2016
How Liberal is Catholicism, Really?
Despite lip service to ending poverty and protecting the environment, the church still advocates rigid...
October 24, 2016
Why Liberal Catholics Should Leave the Church
Their own hierarchs are encouraging them to quit.
October 19, 2016
The Trumpist Rejection of Democracy
October 17, 2016
Hillary Clinton’s Silent Majority
Hillary will probably win the election. Why is there so little attention paid to who's...
October 14, 2016
Women Deserve Equal Rights, Not Chivalry
Women matter because they're people, not because they're "wives and daughters".
October 12, 2016
When Should a President Prosecute Their Predecessor?
It sets a dangerous precedent, but sometimes it's necessary.
October 10, 2016
All the Kingdoms of the World
In sticking with Donald Trump, the Christian right shows their perverse talent for drawing exactly...
October 07, 2016
Make Catholicism Cool Again
The church strives to present a hip and modern image, but without changing any of...
October 03, 2016
Roy Moore’s Final Act
The most likely outcome is that he'll dwindle into a historical footnote, just as he...
September 26, 2016
Tell You The Truth? Not Our Job!
The media that will neither report when a candidate is telling the truth, nor call...
September 23, 2016
Repost: The World Is Changing and the Churches Are Afraid
[I'm taking a break from the blog to bond with and care for my new...
August 26, 2016
France’s Burkini Ban Isn’t About Secularism
The liberty to dress and live as we see fit is the West's best weapon...
August 24, 2016
The Intellectual Prison of Ultra-Orthodox Judaism
Trying to stop people from educating themselves is one of the worst crimes there is.
August 19, 2016
Why We Have to Pay for Media
Fearless journalism is critical, and it can't exist without us.
August 17, 2016
Conservatives Trapped in Their Own Bubble
Some rare, albeit possibly too late, glimmers of introspection from Republican pundits.
August 15, 2016
This Is Not Normal
Even if Trump loses, he's undermining democracy in a way that will linger.
August 05, 2016
The White Supremacist Roots of Evangelicalism
Those who don't understand their own history are doomed to nominate Donald Trump.
August 03, 2016
Rise of the Atheist Voting Bloc
The non-religious are now a plurality of American voters. What does this mean for the...
August 02, 2016
New on the Guardian: Should the Democrats Pander to Atheists?
For all their lip service to diversity and inclusion, the Democrats snubbed atheists at their...
July 25, 2016
Ten Reasons Why Donald Trump Is Unfit to Be President
Racism, scams, frauds, dalliances with tyrants, and more.
July 18, 2016
The Rising Tide of Republican Extremism
The party's sharp rightward swing is confounding even its most conservative officeholders.
July 13, 2016
The Injustices of the American Justice System
This is what happens when 'tough-on-crime' voters demand a carceral state but don't want to...
July 04, 2016
The End of Christian Hegemony
Their claims of persecution are laughable, but the religious right has correctly foreseen the coming...
June 29, 2016
The Supreme Court Un-TRAPs Abortion Rights
An unaccustomed fresh breeze is blowing from the direction of the Supreme Court.
June 27, 2016
Donald Trump Isn’t the Secular Candidate
I'd rather vote for a principled religious believer than an irreligious person who has no...
June 22, 2016
The Erasure of Autonomy
The religious right's argument against euthanasia completely erases people's ability to make their own decisions.
Related posts from
Dystopia Journal #15: Let the Kids Lead
The Wall of Silence Around Lawrence Krauss
Dystopia Journal #14: What Will Become of the...
Repost: We Have an Unfair Advantage
Advertise With Us
Terms of Service
Write For Us
Follow Us on Facebook
Copyright 2008-2017, Patheos. All rights reserved.