Duck Dynasty Star Advocates Child Marriage

Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson argues men should marry girls when they are 15 or 16 years of age. Currently Robertson is being hailed by Christian conservatives for demeaning and demonizing transgender individuals after his “radical idea” on how to deal with the controversial transgender bathroom bill in North Carolina went viral. In an email [Read More…]


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Patient Attempts Suicide After Faith-Based Clinic Replaces Meds With Bible Study

A mentally ill man attempts suicide after a faith-based treatment center replaced his medication with prayers and Bible study. Alex Jacobsen, a 26-year-old man suffering from clinical depression and crippling anxiety, was convinced by two Assembly of God pastors to check himself into their faith-based clinic and stop taking his medication cold turkey. Instead of [Read More…]


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Trump Selects White Nationalist Leader As California Delegate

Trump campaign selects a prominent white nationalists to serve as a California delegate. William Johnson, head of the American Freedom Party and one of the country’s most prominent white nationalists, has been chosen to serve as a delegate for Trump in the California primary. MotherJones reports Johnson’s name appears on a list of delegates published [Read More…]


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Republican Lawmaker Defends Discrimination Against Atheists

Colorado lawmaker claims advertising scholarships for atheists is unconstitutional. Religious Right activist and Colorado state legislator Gordon Klingenschmitt says that advertising scholarships for atheists is unconstitutional, but advertising scholarships for Christians is not a problem. Appearing on his “Pray In Jesus Name” program, Rep. Klingenschmitt commented on a lawsuit filed against a California school district [Read More…]


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AG Loretta Lynch Condemns NC’s ‘State Sponsored Discrimination’

In an elegant defense of transgender rights U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch condemns North Carolina’s discriminatory law restricting transgender people’s use of bathrooms. Announcing that the federal government would sue the state over the law known as HB2, Lynch, the first African-American woman to serve as attorney general, compared North Carolina’s new law to Jim [Read More…]


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Home Grown Terrorist Planned To Overthrow US With ‘Christian Army’

A Christian extremist is in jail after threatening to execute public officials if they did not put prayer back in the classroom. An Arkansas man is in jail after threatening to hang seven different mayors if they did not replace Common Core standards with Bible lessons. Maverick Dean Bryan, 55, is in jail on a [Read More…]


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John Oliver On Religion And Scientific Illiteracy

HBO’s John Oliver mocks the media for promoting “bullshit masquerading as science.” Oliver explores how the media turns science into “morning show gossip” on the most recent edition of his Sunday program Last Week Tonight. In the segment Oliver highlights the often contradictory and misleading reports on science coming from the popular media, observing: The [Read More…]


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Anti-Gay Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore Suspended

Christian extremist punished: Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore is suspended after ordering state judges to deny marriage licenses for same-sex couples. Chief Justice Roy Moore was suspended on Friday for ordering state probate judges not to grant marriage licenses to gay couples, despite contrary rulings by a federal court and the U.S. Supreme [Read More…]


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Salvation Army Cancels Conference Promoting Child Marriage

Busted: After negative media attention the Salvation Army has cancelled a conference to arrange child marriages for Christian homeschoolers. The “Let Them Marry” retreat was planned for November, and was “designed to bring together like-minded families who are committed to young, fruitful marriage and to help them overcome the barriers which have kept their children [Read More…]


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Missouri Rep. Calls Pregnancy By Rape God’s ‘Silver Lining’

A Republican lawmaker in Missouri claims pregnancy by rape is a gift from God. Speaking on proposed legislation that would grant fetuses constitutional rights, Rep. Tila Hubrecht called pregnancy that results from rape a gift from God, while arguing that abortion should be illegal, even in the case of rape and incest. During debate on [Read More…]


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