Archive for ‘religious fundementalism’

December 22, 2016

God Told Me To Hate You (Book Review) – The Gaytheist Manifesto

Muzzio’s story is one that may be familiar to anyone who’s been forced to hide who they are when it comes to their sexuality or their religious identity.

Source: God Told Me To Hate You (Book Review) – The Gaytheist Manifesto

December 12, 2016

BookTalk.org – Top 10 Atheism Books

Source: BookTalk.org – Top 10 Atheism Books

December 12, 2016

Progressive Picks

As part of its commitment to providing independent information and resources to its readers, Truthout chooses a Progressive Pick every week: an independent book or DVD that we find thought-provoking and insightful.

Source: Progressive Picks

December 11, 2016

Socialism for the Rich, Capitalism for the Poor: An Interview With Noam Chomsky

In a democracy, the public influences policy but the US state largely works to benefit the privileged and powerful.

Source: Socialism for the Rich, Capitalism for the Poor: An Interview With Noam Chomsky

November 3, 2016

Catholic Hospital Forces Woman To Give Birth To Non-Viable Fetus

Catholic hospitals threaten the health of women everyday. Currently in the United States, one in six hospital beds are governed by rules set by Catholic bishops, not doctors, putting the lives […]

Source: Catholic Hospital Forces Woman To Give Birth To Non-Viable Fetus

September 22, 2016

Straight talk about Islam in the Los Angeles Times « Why Evolution Is True

You don’t often see an op-ed on Islam this straightforward, especially in a major newspaper like the L.A. Times. So the September 9 op-ed by Shadi Hamid, “From burkinis to the Koran: Wh…

Source: Straight talk about Islam in the Los Angeles Times « Why Evolution Is True

September 17, 2016

Emerging Right-Wing Climate Deniers Across the Globe (Maybe Even in the U.S.) Threaten the Future | Alternet

In a year of record-setting heat on a blistered globe, with fast-warming oceans, fast-melting ice caps, and fast-rising sea levels, the future is looking bleak.

Source: Emerging Right-Wing Climate Deniers Across the Globe (Maybe Even in the U.S.) Threaten the Future | Alternet

January 24, 2016

A Dragon, a Teapot, and a Spaghetti Monster

Not long ago, but when the world was still quite young, a pretty girl named Atok lived in an earthen shelter with her family. Day after day, she would get out of bed, eat, help her mother clean, cook, and take care of her brothers and sisters and then go back to bed when the sun went down.

Source: A Dragon, a Teapot, and a Spaghetti Monster

January 15, 2016

Jesus Never Existed Says New Report That Finds No Mention Of Christ In 126 Historical Texts

Jesus was a made-up character says a new study of 126 tests written around the time Jesus supposedly lived, but include no mention of a historical Christ.

Source: Jesus Never Existed Says New Report That Finds No Mention Of Christ In 126 Historical Texts

January 4, 2016

Donald Trump and the Causes of ‘Trumpism’ – The Atlantic

Irrespective of how the Republican presidential primary turns out, the conditions that led to the mogul’s rise have left their mark on the party—and America.

Source: Donald Trump and the Causes of ‘Trumpism’ – The Atlantic