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March 06, 2013
Fifty Reasons to Boycott the Catholic Church
This article was originally published on AlterNet. Last year in Ireland, Savita Halappanavar died, and...
February 13, 2013
The Arab Spring in Danger
I first covered the Arab Spring just over two years ago, and since then, I've...
January 23, 2013
The Shadow and the Flame
I've said it before, but it bears repeating: I'm an atheist because I consider myself...
January 09, 2013
Right-Wing Religions of the World Unite to Oppress Women and Gays More Ruthlessly
This article was originally published on AlterNet. When you hear the word "interfaith," you might think...
December 21, 2012
Reasons to Quit the Catholic Church: A Coda
Even though I just published a long list of reasons why good people should leave the...
October 07, 2012
Weekend Coffee: October 7
Some links gathered over the week for you to peruse: • Ed Miliband, the leader...
September 21, 2012
How Do You Start an Islamic Reformation?
Since my post on the U.S. embassy riots had so many good comments, I thought...
September 19, 2012
New on AlterNet: The Dark Side of Interfaith
My latest column has just been posted on AlterNet, Right-Wing Religions of the World Unite...
August 15, 2012
Pro-Family Christians Support Child Kidnapping, Redux
In 2011, I wrote "Pro-Family Christians Support Child Kidnapping", one of the more despicable stories...
July 04, 2012
The Chasm of the Middle Ground
We who fight against bigotry and for human rights do so because we believe that...
June 03, 2012
Weekend Coffee: June 3
There are a couple of stories from this past week that I wanted to mention:...
May 04, 2012
On Dan Savage and Martyrology
Last week, as you've no doubt heard, Dan Savage gave a speech to a national...
March 16, 2012
Weekend Coffee: March 17
There's a heap of news I didn't get to write about in greater depth this...
November 16, 2011
Are Arab Countries Ready for Democracy?
In a previous post, I wrote about the Arab Spring's effect on women and and...
November 12, 2011
Weekend Coffee: November 12
Here's some miscellany to accompany your morning coffee: • 70 major U.S. corporations and civic...
August 22, 2011
Be Careful What You Wish For (Why I Hate Hate Crimes Legislation, But I Love Hate Speech)
By Sarah Jane Braasch-Joy In loving memory of my baby brother, Jacob Michael Braasch (01
August 01, 2011
6 Ways Atheists Can Band Together to Fight Religious Fundamentalism
This essay was originally published on AlterNet. If atheists were as politically organized as the...
July 18, 2011
Paving the Way for Equality
Wedding bells will soon be ringing in New York, thanks to the legislature's historic passage...
July 04, 2011
The Contributions of Freethinkers: Asa Philip Randolph
The civil rights movement in America is often identified with Christianity. In large part this...
June 29, 2011
To Win, We Just Have to Show Up
In the wake of marriage equality's victory in New York State last Friday, Southern Baptist...
June 26, 2011
I Am An Atom of Atheism
The blog Ungodly News has created a whimsical periodic table of atheism, and I was...
June 24, 2011
And tomorrow is a brand new day. Congratulations, New York! EDIT: It seems appropriate to...
June 16, 2011
Do the Right Thing, New York!
I wrote in May about the legalization of civil unions in Delaware (which has now...
May 03, 2011
Marriage Equality on the March
At the end of last month, the Delaware legislature voted to approve a civil union...
April 26, 2011
Pro-Family Christians Support Child Kidnapping
Yesterday, I came across a story that was so appalling I had to write about...
January 26, 2011
The Religious Denial of Aid and Charity
I wrote recently about the denial of emergency reproductive health care at Catholic hospitals, and...
January 17, 2011
The Abolition Spirit Is Undeniably Atheistic
Having written recently about what really caused the Confederacy to secede, I wanted to say...
December 11, 2010
Weekly Link Roundup
If blogging was my full-time job, I'd probably have written a post about each of...
September 09, 2010
Gender Desegregation Wednesdays
By Sarah Braasch In loving memory of my baby brother, Jacob Michael Braasch (01/28/86 –...
August 11, 2010
Thoughts on a California Strategy
As you've surely heard by now, Judge Vaughn Walker issued a ruling last week striking...
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