February 28, 2020

Ultra-orthodox Jews in New York keep giving their babies herpes.

Some ultra-orthodox Jewish communities, like the haredi in New York, practice metzitzah b'peh.

I wrote about metzitzah b'peh in September. It is a type of circumcision ritual in which the mohel places his m...

February 26, 2020

Violence between Hindus and Muslims has rocked a neighborhood in India's capital since Sunday.

In Maujpur, a neighborhood in New Delhi, has seen gangs of Hindus armed with clubs and iron bars attacking Muslims and threatening journalists.

The violence began Sunday, and...

February 25, 2020

The Florida Senate Education Committee passed a stunningly stupid bill on Monday of last week.

The bill, SB1634, would allow parents to prevent their children from being educated on any subject they object to such as evolution, sex education, or human-driven climate cha...

February 21, 2020

Over the last few years, I have written about a dangerous Christian cult in North Carolina a couple of times.

In June 2017, I wrote about a mistrial being declared in the case against Brooke Covington, a minister in the Word of Faith Fellowship who, in 2013, led sever...

February 19, 2020

A proposed bill in Iowa would bring about a state record of citizen's sexual preferences.

Republican Senator Dennis Guth (I know, a Republican? Shocking!) has introduced the Senate File 2130 bill.

The proposed bill comes along with a slew of other proposed bills from Rep...

February 17, 2020

Last week, Gallup released a new poll that shows a record number of Americans are willing to vote for an atheist president.

The poll, released on Tuesday, shows that 60% of those polled would vote for an atheist candidate. That is up two points since 2015 and is up a wh...

February 11, 2020

Today's post serves as an update to last week's post about a priest from Rhode Island who banned lawmakers from receiving Communion or witnessing marriages because they voted to protect abortion rights in the state.

Father Bucci, who serves at Sacred Heart Church in Wes...

February 7, 2020

I recently came across an op-ed that the Christian Post published a couple months ago. Today's post is a response to that op-ed.

In "How to Convince an Atheist that God Exists," John Ellis, a former atheist, describes his journey to becoming a Christian.

I cringed multip...

February 5, 2020

You can see an update to this story here.

Today's story comes from my home state: Rhode Island. A pastor at a church in West Warwick distributed a flier that contained the names of every state legislator who voted to protect abortion rights in the state last year.

Rev. R...

February 3, 2020

Conservative politicians in Kansas and Mississippi are trying to once again obliterate the wall separating church and state with new legislation.

First, in Kansas, Republican Representative Michael Capps is the lead sponsor of a proposed bill that would force every publ...

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