Religion

Intolerant ‘Christians’ Attack Pope Francis On Social Media For His Pro-Immigrant Tweet

Intolerant ‘Christians’ Attack Pope Francis On Social Media For His Pro-Immigrant Tweet

Across the country, thousands of undocumented immigrants are being detained and will soon be deported if the Trump administration has its way. Many of these people have family in this country and connections to their communities, but Trump and his henchmen have declared them a threat to public safety. Wednesday morning, Pope Francis, in an […]

WATCH Ohio Christians Tell CNN They’re Offended By Trump’s Stance On Muslim Immigration

WATCH Ohio Christians Tell CNN They’re Offended By Trump’s Stance On Muslim Immigration

Perhaps Donald Trump assumes that Americans by and large agree with his Muslim travel ban, which has been struck down by numerous federal courts. Perhaps he also assumes that Christians in the United States will support his position that no Muslims should be allowed into the country. But based on the comments of some Ohioans […]

Ivanka Trump Sent Out A Tweet On Religious Tolerance–That Was A Big Mistake (TWEETS)

Ivanka Trump Sent Out A Tweet On Religious Tolerance–That Was A Big Mistake (TWEETS)

Over the past couple of months, across the United States, there’s been a wave of bomb hoaxes against Jewish Community Centers. There has also been vandalism of synagogues and Jewish cemeteries. Yet when Donald Trump was asked last week to condemn such blatant acts of anti-Semitism, all he could muster was: “So here’s the story […]

Tea Party Bigots, Fearful Of Sharia Law, Preparing To ‘Start Killing The Hell Out Of Muslims’

Tea Party Bigots, Fearful Of Sharia Law, Preparing To ‘Start Killing The Hell Out Of Muslims’

Emboldened by the election of Donald Trump and fearful that Sharia law will soon be imposed in their community, a group of Tea Party conservatives gathered at a seafood restaurant in Kernersville, North Carolina, last week and said they are preparing to counteract what they call a Muslim plot to conquer the United States. Most of […]

The ACTUAL Reason Behind Republicans’ Disdain Of Birth Control (VIDEO)

The ACTUAL Reason Behind Republicans’ Disdain Of Birth Control (VIDEO)

Fact: in 2014, the rate of abortions per 1,000 women dropped below the rate of abortions when Roe v. Wade was passed in 1973. Fact: services provided by family planning visits net a savings of over $11 million when comparing prevention methods to expenditures made by the government in order to subsidize needs otherwise necessary without […]

Arkansas Senator Proposes Anti Same-Sex Marriage Bill (VIDEO)

Arkansas Senator Proposes Anti Same-Sex Marriage Bill (VIDEO)

Senator Jason Rapert of Arkansas has proposed a bill stating that marriage should only cover unions between a man and a woman. The Senator said: “It is not bigoted to say that marriage is between a man and a woman.” The republican evangelist is saying that he believes same-sex relationships should not be considered legally equal to heterosexual […]

A Judge Has Halted All Action On Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban … But What Next? (VIDEO)

A Judge Has Halted All Action On Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban … But What Next? (VIDEO)

Now that Trump’s travel ban has itself been banned (for now), what happens next? The White House has already indicated that it will fight the decision. In a statement Friday, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said: “At the earliest possible time, the Department of Justice intends to file an emergency stay of this outrageous […]

This Basic Civics Lesson Was Skipped By One-Third Of The Country (VIDEO)

This Basic Civics Lesson Was Skipped By One-Third Of The Country (VIDEO)

The United States is not a “Christian” nation. In addition, one does not have to be a Christian in order to be a “true” American. Despite what should be obvious to most any student of a decent high school civics class, the aforementioned facts have, like so many others, fallen through the cracks. According to […]

Kaine Says Trump Is Acting ‘Foolish’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Kaine Says Trump Is Acting ‘Foolish’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Fulfilling his campaign promise to make America white again, President Donald Trump signed off on some executive orders that may have prevented his own mother and wife, Melania, from entering the United States. He also showed his true identity, which is that of a fascist bully, when dealing with some of our allies. Trump had a phone […]

Watch: Seven Year Old Aleppo Refugee Asks Trump ‘Have You Ever Been Hungry?’ (TWEET)

Watch: Seven Year Old Aleppo Refugee Asks Trump ‘Have You Ever Been Hungry?’ (TWEET)

What separates us from them? What is it that makes liberal sensibilities so at odds with those of a conservative? Intelligence? Empathy? As President Donald Trump embraces the global drive to replace post-war liberalism with 21st-century fascism we’re left with a disturbing conundrum. What would it take for his ardent supporters to admit they made a mistake? […]

Trump’s Speech At National Prayer Breakfast Devolves Into Insults–Twitter Reacts In Horror

Trump’s Speech At National Prayer Breakfast Devolves Into Insults–Twitter Reacts In Horror

Thursday morning, Donald Trump made his first appearance at the annual National Prayer Breakfast and did manage to make some frightening news when he announced that he believes churches should be allowed to engage in political activity, commenting that his administration would “totally destroy” the Johnson Amendment. That amendment specifies that organizations that endorse candidates or make […]

Democrats Fought Hard – But Jeff Sessions Is Our Next Attorney General (VIDEO)

Democrats Fought Hard – But Jeff Sessions Is Our Next Attorney General (VIDEO)

Democrats in the Senate fought hard, but it is almost inevitable that Jeff Sessions will be our next Attorney General. The Senate Judiciary Committee approved him with an 11-9 vote along party lines. All of the Democrats in the committee voted against him. Next, the entire Senate will vote on Sessions’ confirmation, where he is […]

UPDATED: Family Turned Away Due To Muslim Ban: Mother Died – Sad (TWEETS-VIDEO)

UPDATED: Family Turned Away Due To Muslim Ban: Mother Died – Sad (TWEETS-VIDEO)

Update: The original article (below) was written after reports of the death of an elderly green card holder was reported by her son Mike Hager. Since that story broke, there has been some confusion about whether or not the man lied about the actual date that his mother passed away. The original reporting agency, Fox […]

Muslim Ban Stress Tests The Separation Between Church State (VIDEO-TWEETS)

Muslim Ban Stress Tests The Separation Between Church State (VIDEO-TWEETS)

Separation Between Church & State The phrase “wall of separation between Church & State” was originally penned by Thomas Jefferson in 1802. The metaphor of a wall of separation is often used to understand the Establishment Clause of First Amendment to the United States Constitution: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting […]

‘Fox And Friends’ Imbeciles: Jesus Wasn’t A Refugee, His Family Moved To Pay Their Taxes (VIDEO)

‘Fox And Friends’ Imbeciles: Jesus Wasn’t A Refugee, His Family Moved To Pay Their Taxes (VIDEO)

As much as right wingers like to claim how much they love the Bible (alleged president Trump even calls it his favorite book, but cannot quote his favorite verse), they sure are ignorant when it comes to some of the most basic facts of scripture. Last week, Reverend Al Sharpton posted this message on Twitter […]

President Obama Joins The Debate, Slams Trump For Muslim Ban

President Obama Joins The Debate, Slams Trump For Muslim Ban

Before he left office, President Obama promised he would be involved in the national debate on issues that mattered most to him, and he has now weighed in on Donald Trump’s executive order barring people from seven nations in the Middle East entering the United States. The former president issued a statement Monday under the […]

Trump Doubles Down On Muslim Ban And Hands ISIS Recruiting Tool (TWEETS)

Trump Doubles Down On Muslim Ban And Hands ISIS Recruiting Tool (TWEETS)

“I never apologize because I’m never wrong” — Donald Trump President Donald Trump is not apologizing. Rather than trying to make amends for his terrible execution of the Muslim Ban, Trump doubles down with tweets that defend the reasoning behind the ban. Our country needs strong borders and extreme vetting, NOW. Look what is happening all over Europe […]

Christian Church Across The Street From The White House Opposes Trump’s Muslim Ban (VIDEO)

Christian Church Across The Street From The White House Opposes Trump’s Muslim Ban (VIDEO)

Right across the street from the White House, St. John’s Church broke its tradition of avoiding political topics and decided to denounce President Trump’s executive action to ban people from seven Muslim-majority countries. The executive order rocked immigrants and visa holders across the nation, causing gridlock at many airports as they tried to comprehend the limits of […]

A Southern Pastor: #JesusCallsUs (VIDEO)

A Southern Pastor: #JesusCallsUs (VIDEO)

It just seemed as if my own words weren’t enough. Exodus 18:21 21 You should also look for able men among all the people, men who fear God, are trustworthy, and hate dishonest gain; set such men over them as officers over thousands, hundreds, fifties, and tens. Psalm 72:12-14 12 For he delivers the needy […]

A Southern Pastor: #WeAreMuslim (VIDEO)

A Southern Pastor: #WeAreMuslim (VIDEO)

I have tried to write this article for two weeks. It feels as if I should be saying something, doing something, sharing something, anything. But every time I sit down to type, every scripture I decide to write about, every story about Jesus and his call for justice and mercy and love, just freezes my […]

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