Oklahoma GOP wants to restrict marriage to people of faith

Atheists need not apply: A bill proposed by Oklahoma Republicans would restrict the right to marry to people of faith, and would mandate all marriage licenses be approved by a member of the clergy. House Bill 1125, filed on Tuesday by Republican State Representative Todd Russ, is a radical measure that would end secular marriage [Read More...]

Indiana public school teacher fired for being an atheist files lawsuit

A former Indiana public school teacher who alleges he was fired for refusing to participate in prayers initiated by the school principal, and telling administrators and colleagues he refused to pray to some “mystical sky daddy” because he was an atheist, has filed a federal lawsuit. Kevin Pack, a former German teacher, was fired by [Read More...]

Mike Huckabee: As president I will stop ‘secular theocracy’

Mike Huckabee

Christian nation? Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee promises that if elected president he will fight the “secular theocracy” that is supposedly destroying Christian liberty in America. Appearing on today’s episode of James Robison’s Life Today television program, Huckabee said that if he was elected president he would have “God’s blessing” to fight the so-called “secular theocracy” [Read More...]

Jury awards $150K to employee who refused ‘Mark of the Beast’ hand scanner

An employee who refused to submit to biometric hand scanning because he feared the scanner would imprint him with the “Mark of the Beast,” was awarded $150,000 in damages by a federal jury last week. Last Thursday a federal jury ruled in favor of Beverly R. Butcher Jr., a general laborer at the Consol Energy/Consolidation [Read More...]

Seven children removed from Christian homeschoolers

Christian persecution or child abuse? The removal of seven home-schooled children from conservative Christian parents in Arkansas after allegations of child abuse has inflamed right wing media with rage and accusation of Christian persecution. Original media reports indicated the children had been removed from the home after accusations surfaced that the parents had using a bogus “miracle” [Read More...]

Holly Hobby Lobby: Another Christian Hypocrite

Exposed as yet another family values Christian hypocrite, social media troll and Tea Party darling Holly Hobby Lobby is doing damage control after admitting she had an extramarital affair while attending a right wing conference. Holly Fisher, aka Holly Hobby Lobby, is a conservative star on Twitter, known for insulting liberals while promoting her own [Read More...]

Slut-shaming Christian mom declares leggings ‘lustful’


Sharia for Jesus: In a blog post gone viral a Christian wife and mother from Oregon argues leggings cause men to “think lustful thoughts,” and vows to give up wearing the sexy pants to honor God and her husband. Christian Blogger Veronica Partridge recently created a social media firestorm after making a dramatic declaration on [Read More...]

Florida school board halts distribution of Bibles

Secular Victory: Efforts by Christian extremists to indoctrinate public school children with Bibles fails after Satanists and atheists announced plans to distribute competing literature. CNSNews.com reports that after much controversy the Orange County (Fla.) Public Schools has banned Bible distribution in area high schools after Satanists and others announced plans to pass out their own [Read More...]

Ellen DeGeneres Slams Anti-Gay Pastor

Ellen Degeneres

In a brilliant response to ignorant Christian bigotry, Ellen DeGeneres mocks an angry anti-gay pastor. In a recent anti-gay op-ed written for The Christian Post, Tennessee Pastor Larry Tomczak alleged that gay celebrities like Degeneres are guilty of pushing a “gay agenda” on America’s youth, and cites DeGeneres as an example of Hollywood “promoting homosexuality,” [Read More...]

Mississippi lawmakers move to make Bible official state book


In an implicit endorsement of Christianity, Mississippi lawmakers move to make the Bible the official state book. AP reports Mississippi lawmakers plan to file at least two different bills this year to make the Bible the official state book: One is from Republican Rep. Tracy Arnold of Booneville, and the other is from Democratic Reps. [Read More...]