The American Humanist Association is suing the Hall Count School District over violations of the separation of church and state: Three people in the Hall County School District filed suit against the school district, its Superintendent Will Schofield and Chestatee Principal Suzanne Jarrard on Dec. 1. The humanist association sent a letter on Aug. 12 [Read More…]
I’m not the biggest U2 fan, but this was pretty swell of them. Bono and @U2 stand in support of @raif_badawi during concert in Montreal #FreeRaif pic.twitter.com/dUtL2Tnv6i via @miss9afi — Dwight Bashir (@DwightBashir) June 18, 2015 [Read more…]
Oh good, now we know where they stand: The Southern Baptist Convention passed a resolution Tuesday, June 16, opposing gay marriage, reaffirming a long-standing position of the denomination. “The Southern Baptist Convention calls on Southern Baptists and all Christians of like-mindedness to stand firm on the Bible’s witness on the private purpose of marriage, which [Read More…]
Apparently god used his divine intervention in Charleston to help catch the culprit in a crowded city, not to stop him from committing mass murder: A North Carolina florist who helped police track down South Carolina shooter Dylann Roof on Thursday told TODAY she felt “divine intervention” put her in the right place at the [Read More…]
A woman by the name of Julie Baker decided to put some artwork up in her yard. See those suspended jars? If you look closely you’ll see the words “love” and “ohana,” which apparently means “family” in Hawaiian. That’s pretty rad. But this artistic display rankled some of Julie’s neighbors who thought their religion permitted [Read More…]
Michael Marcavage, the director of Repent America, like the rest of us sees the victim of ISIS in Iraq and wishes there was something he could do: Our hearts are deeply grieved by the ongoing devastation in Iraq… Right? People being slaughtered at the hands of religious fanatics; those who aren’t killed being displaced without [Read More…]
A perfect example of the hysteria the right wing weaves to try and scare people away from LGBT rights.
In Fayetteville, AR there was a city council meeting where they passed a better version of the anti-discrimination ordinance that the Duggars helped get repealed a few months ago. Muahahahahahahahahaha! This woman spoke at the meeting: So let’s be real: some people watching this will immediately say that woman’s not well. Maybe she is, maybe she isn’t. [Read More…]
Former student athlete sues Delaware State University because coach made church attendance mandatory.
It seems another college coach is using their post to spread their religion: Natalia Mendieta is suing the university, former coach LaKisya Killingsworth and former athletic director Candy Young in U.S. District Court, alleging they violated the First Amendment by requiring religious activities at a publicly funded university. … David Finger, an attorney representing Mendieta, [Read More…]
High-ranking clergy in the Catholic Church have apparently performed an exorcism on all of Mexico in the wake of legalized same-sex marriage. Breitbart says: In an extraordinary act of spiritual warfare, several bishops and exorcist priests have performed what is being called a “Magno Exorcismo” (great exorcism) of the entire country of Mexico following a [Read More…]