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Trumpkin Pastor: Weinstein Is The ‘Natural Result’ Of Taking Prayer Out Of Schools (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Trumpkin Pastor: Weinstein Is The ‘Natural Result’ Of Taking Prayer Out Of Schools (TWEETS/VIDEO)

The religious right insists that all it wants to do is give Americans with “traditional values” a place at the table. But from time to time, a religious right luminary lets slip that he and his cronies really want to turn this country into a Christian version of Taliban-era Afghanistan. We got a lovely example […]

Why I Admire ‘The Most Hated Woman In America’ (VIDEO)

Why I Admire ‘The Most Hated Woman In America’ (VIDEO)

Spoiler Alert: If you haven’t yet seen the film The Most Hated Woman In America, information in this article could spoil the plot. Read at your own risk.  Netflix released its latest original film on Friday, The Most Hated Woman in America. It follows the life story of Madalyn Murray O’Hair, the founder of American Atheists and activist […]

RWNJ Black Pastor: You ‘Hate God’ If You Don’t Want Prayer In School (AUDIO, VIDEO)

RWNJ Black Pastor: You ‘Hate God’ If You Don’t Want Prayer In School (AUDIO, VIDEO)

The religious right has used a very simple formula to get ahead over the years. By hyping up social issues like abortion and gay rights, they wedged away white voters–especially in the South–who would otherwise have no business voting Republican. For some time, they’ve tried to use that same formula to make inroads among black […]

See You at the Pole: Advocating Prayer in School

See You at the Pole: Advocating Prayer in School

Robert Basevitz is the plaintiff in a suit against Fremont, Colorado Re-2 School District and Florence High School. Basevitz claims that the school and the administration acted ?in violation of the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment of the United States Constitution.? Among other violations, Basevitz? lawsuit contends that an ?all-school? assembly was held that […]

Allen West: If We Forced Kids To Pray In School, Football Players Wouldn’t Get Head Injuries

Allen West: If We Forced Kids To Pray In School, Football Players Wouldn’t Get Head Injuries

If you’ve followed football at all over the years, you’ll know there’s a debate raging over how to get a handle on the recent rash of traumatic head injuries. Well, former Congressman Allen West thinks he has a solution–reinstate mandatory prayer in public schools. Last Friday, East Texans for Liberty, a tea party group, invited […]

Mississippi School Admits Error In Religious Liberty Case

Mississippi School Admits Error In Religious Liberty Case

A Mississippi high school student’s objection to a religious forum on school time has succeeded in its legal challenge of the Rankin County School system and principal Charles Frazier. The school, Northwest Rankin High School, admits wrongdoing, but the legal agreement in federal court might sit imperfectly aside a new state law, SB 2633 that […]