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Reagan’s Christian revolt: How conservatives hijacked American religion - Salon.com →

Once upon a time, America’s religious communities were politically moderate. Then along came the evangelicals

Pa. couple face prison after sons' prayer deaths - Nation Wires - MiamiHerald.com →

Faith-healing couple in Philadelphia is facing 20 years for killing their second child because they refused to get medical help. Their defense? Why, it’s religion of course! They believed it was god’s will and two children are now dead. There’s your harm right there. You have access to a perfectly good medical system, but you ignore it becomes you’re convinced and magical sky ghost will wish your kids well and if he doesn’t, thems the breaks, right? Sorry, jerkbags, that’s not the society we live in and you’re not allowed to use your religion to bring children harm.

Should the parents get sentenced, of course. I think the church should be investigated too.

Evangelical college says victim "is responsible" for being raped. →

*TW: Rape, Evangelical Christianity*

"Women have a part in helping men to lust. I think of Jesus’ words, not to stumble. Our part is to watch what we look like and act like, if we are too flirtatious."

Do we even need to pick this apart? Here we have an example of heartless misogynists who justify their backward, anti-intellectual, anti-community, anti-woman culture with their ancient, anti-intellectual, anti-woman religion. Religion isn’t the reason these people are monsters, it’s why protects them from being treated like the monsters they are. Here, in reality, cruel and vicious people exist. If they can hide their cruelty behind the shroud of religion, what difference does it make if we just had no justice system at all?

atheistassessment:

Child abuse http://ift.tt/1lfTj7x

This is militant. (Assuming the image is real). Me being passionate about calling out the scams of Islam and Christianity and Scientology for what they are on a blog is harmless. If you want to call it ‘militant,’ I suggest you get off the internet and take a little time to explore the real fucking world.

atheistassessment:

Child abuse http://ift.tt/1lfTj7x

This is militant. (Assuming the image is real). Me being passionate about calling out the scams of Islam and Christianity and Scientology for what they are on a blog is harmless. If you want to call it ‘militant,’ I suggest you get off the internet and take a little time to explore the real fucking world.

Source : atheistassessment
the-jackkkk:

My pastor said this so well. Just because we view homosexuality as a sin does not mean that we hate people who are homosexual.

OK, but it does make you a bigot.

In my opinion it is just like any other sin. I have sin in my life, and I have friends who sin, I have friends who have premarital sex and I don’t agree with it.

And yet, your pastor isn’t writing in to the fucking paper about that.

I have friends who party. And I have friends who are gay. And I don’t treat any of them different.

You just think it’s OK to support a system that send them to eternal torture.

I love them all the same.

Which is to say, not at all.

So before you call someone homophobic, or a hater, think twice.

I’ve thought about this a lot. You’re a homophobe and a hater.

the-jackkkk:

My pastor said this so well. Just because we view homosexuality as a sin does not mean that we hate people who are homosexual.

OK, but it does make you a bigot.

In my opinion it is just like any other sin. I have sin in my life, and I have friends who sin, I have friends who have premarital sex and I don’t agree with it.

And yet, your pastor isn’t writing in to the fucking paper about that.

I have friends who party. And I have friends who are gay. And I don’t treat any of them different.

You just think it’s OK to support a system that send them to eternal torture.

I love them all the same.

Which is to say, not at all.

So before you call someone homophobic, or a hater, think twice.

I’ve thought about this a lot. You’re a homophobe and a hater.

Source : the-jackkkk

multicolors:

We live in a world where it’s more acceptable to dislike yourself and openly say “I am ugly” rather than actually appreciate yourself and openly say “I am attractive” because how dare you feel good in your skin and say it out loud, what an awful human being you are, you can’t walk around thinking you’re good, you piece of shit.

If only we could narrow down what cultural institution imposes undue guilt and teaches that self-pride is ‘sinful.’

(via photomgraphy)

Source : multicolors

Alone Yet Not Alone is disqualified from the Oscar Best Original Song category. →

Christian propaganda movie worms it’s way into Oscar nomination, because Christianity has a long history of social and political manipulation. But then, the Academy got wise.

'Love or burn' ultimatum on the Simpsons this week.


Marge: Jesus says to love your enemies.
Bart: that's because Jesus knows one day he gets to look his enemies in the eye and say 'it was me who sent you to hell!'

Original Ann Coulter, Phyllis Schlafly says marriage equality is driving people out of state →

What a shitty shitface she is (and all religious conservatives)