Christian Fascist Lectures Mattis on Lesbian Air Force Commandant

The Pentagon has nominated Col. Kristin Goodwin to be promoted to the rank of brigadier general and assume the position as commandant of the Air Force Academy. The fact that Goodwin is a lesbian sent Kayla Moore, wife of former judge Roy Moore, into quite a hissy fit. … [Read more...]

Shoebat Again Calls for the Slaughter of Gay People

Christian (specifically Catholic, weirdly) fascist Theodore Shoebat is once again calling for the wholesale slaughter of gay people, arguing that they are possessed by demons and therefore unredeemable and must be put to death. … [Read more...]

‘Coach’ Dave’s Warped, Toxic Version of Masculine Christianity

"Coach" Dave Daubenmire gave a talk at a right wing Christian conference and delivered his usual version of Christianity that combines toxic masculinity and a fetish for violence into a version of Jesus that bears little resemblance to the one presented in the Bible. … [Read more...]

Pakistani Judge: Blasphemy is Terrorism

A high-ranking judge in Pakistan, hearing a case involving someone uploading "blasphemous" material to social media networks, has declared that publishing or uploading such material is the same thing as terrorism. Because ideas are just like bombs, dontchaknow. … [Read more...]

Bangladesh Bans Militant Islamic Party

Bangladesh has taken the unexpected and rather extraordinary step of banning Ansar Al-Islam, an ultra-militant Islamic party that has claimed responsibility for hacking to death several atheist and liberal bloggers and writers in that country. … [Read more...]

Denmark Charges Man Under Blasphemy Law

I got this email from CFI and had to look at the calendar and make sure it was 2017, not 1817. Denmark, of all countries, has charged a man under a still-existing (why? For crying out loud, why?) blasphemy law for burning a copy of the Quran. … [Read more...]

Swanson: Highlights Magazine as Bad as ISIS

Kevin Swanson, who may be the single most ridiculous far-right talk radio host (which does not, of course, stop Republicans from appearing at his events), says that Highlights magazine is just as bad as ISIS for acknowledging that gay parents exist. … [Read more...]

Secular Writers, Critics Disappear in Pakistan

In a very disturbing development, four secular writers who have been staunch critics of the government, have disappeared in Pakistan over the last week. The only question is whether those responsible are militant Muslims or the government (but I repeat myself). … [Read more...]

C-FAM’s Ridiculous Fundraising Letter

Austin Ruse, leader of the Catholic anti-sex group C-FAM, just sent out a hilariously stupid and internally contradictory fundraising letter declaring that the sexual revolution has killed more than Hitler, Stalin and Pol Pot combined. … [Read more...]

Muslim Fascists Violently Rally for Blasphemy Laws

A group of barbaric Muslim fascists in Pakistan held a violent rally in favor of strict blasphemy laws that put to death anyone who dares to offend their delicate religious sensibilities. AP reports: … [Read more...]

In India, the Religious Right is Hindu

All around the world, the story is the same: Religious conservatives want to force others to comply with the rules of their beliefs. In America, it's Christians. In India, it's Hindus, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a Hindu nationalist. Now local governments are following his lead in persecuting, and prosecuting, people who eat beef. … [Read more...]

How About Sen. Roy Moore?

With Jeff Sessions leaving the Senate to become the new attorney general, Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley gets to name his replacement until the next election. And guess who he's considering? Christian fascist and enthusiastic supporter of killing gay people Roy Moore. … [Read more...]