Tennessee Repeals Protections For Faith Healing Parents

Secular victory: Tennessee will now prosecute faith healing parents who damage or kill their children by choosing prayer over modern medicine. In a victory for children Tennessee has repealed a law granting legal protection to parents who deny children medical care in favor of prayer. Earlier this week the Tennessee House gave final legislative approval [Read More…]


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Christian Author Claims Christopher Hitchens ‘Contemplated Conversion’

Liar for Jesus: Christian apologist Larry Alex Taunton defecates on the memory of Christopher Hitchens. In a despicable act of literary malpractice Christian apologist Larry Alex Taunton claims atheist Christopher Hitchens contemplated converting to Christianity on his deathbed. Taunton claims he was Hitchens’ friend, but instead of honoring that supposed friendship, Taunton exploits their relationship [Read More…]


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Creationists Claim Stonehenge Built By Satanic Giants

Leading creationists claim Stonehenge was built by a race of giants created by Satan to destroy Israel. While appearing on the Jim Bakker Show earlier this month, Dennis Lindsay, PhD, a leading figure in the area of “Creation Science,” made his argument that Stonehenge was built by a race of giants created by Satan. Televangelist Jim [Read More…]


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Saudi Therapist Gives Advice On Wife Beating

A Saudi therapist explains how and why a husband should beat his wife. In an online video, Saudi family therapist Khaled Al-Saqaby explains that beating one’s wife is an important part of marital relations. Desperate to appear reasonable, the Saudi therapist is quick to point out that a husband beating his wife should be a means [Read More…]


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Victim Of Faith Healing Wants Parents Prosecuted

Permanently disabled because she was denied medical care as a child, Mariah Walton wants her faith healing parents prosecuted. Walton, 20, is usually bedridden, and when she’s not, she has to carry around an oxygen tank. She has had screws in her bones to hold her breathing device in place, and she has no options [Read More…]


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Utah Governor Declares Pornography A ‘Public Health Crisis’

Doing the bidding of the Mormon Church, Utah Governor Gary Herbert declares pornography a “public health crisis.” Governor Herbert signed a resolution declaring pornography a public health crisis at the Utah state capitol earlier today. The resolution claims that “pornography perpetuates a sexually toxic environment,” and calls for  increased “education, prevention, research, and policy change [Read More…]


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Pearl Jam Protests Anti-LGBT Law By Canceling North Carolina Show

Calling North Carolina’s new anti-LGBT law “despicable,” Pearl Jam takes “a stand against prejudice” by canceling their upcoming concert scheduled April 20 in Raleigh. Explaining their decision, the band issued the following statement earlier today: It is with deep consideration and much regret that we must cancel the Raleigh show in North Carolina on April [Read More…]


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Dalai Lama: Change Comes Through Education, Not Prayer Or Religious Teaching

Sounds like Humanism: The Dalai Lama says positive change comes through education, not prayer or religious teaching. Using Twitter to reach his 12.7 million followers the Dalai Lama declared: The time has come for us to consider seriously how to change our way of life not through prayer or religious teaching, but through education — [Read More…]


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SNL Mocks Myth Of Christian Persecution

Saturday Night Live mocks the myth of Christian persecution with a hilarious parody of the “God’s Not Dead” movie franchise. In “God is a Boob Man,” one woman (Vanessa Bayer) fights to prove, once and for all, that God is straight. The parody mocks “God’s Not Dead,” and “God’s Not Dead 2.” Both movies are [Read More…]


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Pastor Compares Child Rape To Theft, Says ‘It Takes Two To Tango’

Comparing the rape of a child to stealing candy, a Kentucky pastor defends hiring a convicted sex offender to work at his church. Pastor Michael Orten of the Truth Apostolic Church in Madisonville, Kentucky is being called “pro-rape” after he tried to defend hiring a man convicted of raping a 13-year-old girl at knife point [Read More…]


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