Mississippi Anti-LGBT ‘Religious Freedom’ Bill Worst In Nation

License to hate: In Mississippi, women could be fired for wearing pants, or having premarital sex, if a sweeping “religious freedom” bill designed to allow discrimination against LGBT people is signed into law. The Mississippi Senate voted 31-17 on Wednesday night to pass a religious freedom bill that critics call the worst and most sweeping [Read More…]


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Donald Trump: Women Who Have Abortions Should Be Punished

GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump says women who undergo abortions should be punished. In exclusive interview with MSNBC’s Chris Matthews, Trump said that if abortion was banned, “there has to be some form of punishment” for women who choose to have an abortion. In the interview, Trump described himself multiple times as “pro-life” but struggled to [Read More…]


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Mississippi Bill Permits Churches To Form Private Police Force

In Mississippi, ‘Soldiers of God’ are given permission to kill. Mississippi lawmakers have passed legislation that would allow churches to appoint security forces with a “shoot to kill” authority equivalent to a police officer but with less government oversight. Yahoo! News reports the Mississippi State Senate voted 36-14 in passing House Bill 786, also known [Read More…]


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Alabama ‘Family Values’ Governor Caught In Sex Scandal

Sunday school teaching Alabama Governor Robert Bentley is going down in flames after being busted in a tawdry affair with a top political advisor. Governor Bentley is facing growing pressure from constituents, and numerous calls for his resignation, after allegations that he has been having an affair with top advisor Rebekah Caldwell Mason were made [Read More…]


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North Carolina Attorney General Refuses To Defend Anti-LGBT Law In Court

Calling the law “unconstitutional,” “shameful,” and “a national embarrassment,” North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper says he will not defend in court a new state law that promotes discrimination and bigotry against the LGBT population. Attorney General Cooper, a Democrat, made the announcement during a news conference Tuesday, calling the law “unconstitutional,” “shameful,” and “a [Read More…]


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Kansas Bill Pays $2500 Bounty For Finding Trans Students In ‘Wrong’ Bathroom

New legislation in Kansas would pay students a $2500 bounty for reporting on transgender classmates using the “wrong” bathroom. In Kansas, the “Student Physical Privacy Act” effectively places a bounty on the state’s transgender student population. Senate Bill 513 and House Bill 2737 together known as the “Student Physical Privacy Act” mandates that any student [Read More…]


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Georgia Governor Vetoes Anti-Gay ‘Religious Freedom’ Bill

Good news: Georgia Governor Nathan Deal vetoes a “religious freedom” bill that would permit all manner of discrimination and abuse in the name of sincerely held religious beliefs. Governor Deal, a Republican, broke ranks with his conservative Christian colleagues in Georgia to reject the discriminatory and ill conceived House Bill 757. If signed into law, [Read More…]


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Watch: Proof Of Evolution Everyone Can See

Science For The Win: If one knows what to look for, one can see proof of evolution in the vestigial structures of the human body. A new video from Vox shows examples of natural selection that appear right before our eyes, if we only know what to look for. Vox reports: Vestigial structures are evolution’s [Read More…]


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Alabama Biology Textbooks Teach Students To Doubt Evolution

Deception for Jesus: Alabama promotes Biblical creationism by instructing public school students to question evolution. Last week, in a disappointing assault on scientific truth, the Alabama State Board of Education unanimously voted to continue the deplorable practice of installing a one-page disclaimer in public school biology textbooks encouraging students to doubt the validity of evolution. [Read More…]


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Report: World’s Happiest Countries Are Also Least Religious

The world’s happiest countries are also the world’s least religious countries according to a new report released by the World Happiness Index. Science Alert reports that every year, the World Happiness Index surveys numerous people from various countries around the world in search of, as the name implies, which country has the happiest population. This [Read More…]


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