New & Noteworthy:

Religious Persecution

Archives | Mentions:

Page 1 of 11

Religious oppression and abuse still pervasive in the LGBTQ South

Sunday, September 14, 2014
Those of us living in the South are very aware of the multi-generational religious oppression and abuse that many LGBTQ people face coming from our Christian families, churches, and communities. For many LGBTQ people living here our hopes, dreams, ...

Filed under: , ,

The Religious Right’s campaign to strip all citizens of religious freedom

Monday, June 2, 2014
Alex Brandon, AP
Turn on any cable news show and you'll hear conservatives, particularly the Religious Right, giving long tirades about religious freedom and how the Left is seeking to strip it away from good God-fearing Americans. But if you watch how the ...

Filed under: , ,

Bullied, gay student suspended after tearing pages from personal Bible

Monday, November 4, 2013
Via: FacebookIsaiah Smith
RICHLAND HILLS, Texas -- The American Humanist Association, an atheist rights advocacy organization, has sent a complaint letter to a Texas school district, claiming that administrators violated a student's First Amendment rights when they suspended him for tearing Bible pages ...

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Alan Keyes: Gay rights leads to incest, bestiality, persecution of Christians

Thursday, September 19, 2013
Alan Keyes
Conservative political activist and author Alan Keyes returned to “Dr. Chaps” Gordon Klingenschmitt’s “Pray In Jesus Name” program on Thursday where he made the case that there can be no such thing as a “right to homosexuality” because all rights ...

Filed under: , , , , ,

Maryland pastor declares LGBT people and supporters are ‘worthy of death’

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Rev. Robert J. Anderson
A recent town hall meeting sponsored by the Maryland Family Alliance, a coalition working to defeat Maryland's marriage equality law, has inflamed the gay marriage debate on news that a local pastor declared that LGBT people and their supporters are ...

Filed under: , , , , ,

Love is just as biblical as hate

Sunday, October 21, 2012
Never forget that the bible was used to justify the Crusades, the Inquisition, and burn heretics. It has been misused to persecute Jews, support Hitler, and fuel the Holocaust. In American history, the bible was used to promote the genocide ...

Filed under: , , , ,

Rational argument is not immune to religious manipulation

Sunday, March 18, 2012
There has been so much effort put into overcoming the religious authoritarian control over human societies and individuals. ... Our achievements towards the freedom to live our lives in natural harmony with each other, without being persecuted for whom we ...

Filed under: , , , ,

Page 1 of 11
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Google+ Follow us on YouTube