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Pastor calls to imprison gays for ‘ten years hard labor’ with new constitutional amendment
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Pastor calls to imprison gays for ‘ten years hard labor’ with new constitutional amendment

A pastor who uses his Internet platform to teach political lessons based on conservative Christian ideology has proposed a constitutional amendment to punish LGBT people for “ten years in prison at hard labor.” In a video posted to his PreachingPolitics.com website last month that was flagged by the Good As You blog on Monday, Pastor … Continue reading

Strippers take topless protest to church that harassed them as ‘whores, tramps’ for years
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Strippers take topless protest to church that harassed them as ‘whores, tramps’ for years

A group of topless dancers in Ohio on Sunday turned the tables on a fundamentalist church that has picketed their club for almost nine years. According to the Coshocton Tribune, at least six bare-breasted women, employees and friends of the Foxhole North club marched outside the New Beginnings Ministries church in Warsaw. Club owner Thomas … Continue reading

You Claim There’s a War on Christmas? Well, if You Insist…
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You Claim There’s a War on Christmas? Well, if You Insist…

The pundits insist there is a war on Christmas… This year they’ll get what they ask for! Dear Right-Wingnut Christians, If there were a “War on Christmas” it would look very different than the simple attempts at inclusiveness and challenging of privilege you choose to perceive as persecution. No one is trying to destroy your … Continue reading

The Flaw: Correcting “The Thaw”
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The Flaw: Correcting “The Thaw”

What do you get when a British atheist schools Christian Americans on their country’s history? EssenceOfThought’s most recent video, a response to the viral video “The Thaw“, produced by Idaho-based group Reach America, which features teens saying they will build “an army” commanded by Christ. Relevant Links: Beliefs Of The Founding Fathers The Gay Rights Movement … Continue reading

Your Questions Answered (Viewer Mail)
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Your Questions Answered (Viewer Mail)

Our answers to your submitted “Ask Us Anything” questions. Question Break-down: 00:20 Autumn Jung (facebook) This isn’t an original question (Lawrence Krauss asks it to Richard Dawkins in the Unbelievers trailer), but I’ll pose it to you guys: If you had a choice, which would be more important, to explain science or destroy religion? 03:16 Paul Barnes … Continue reading

Cliches, and Fallacies, and Threats.. Oh My! (Video Response)
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Cliches, and Fallacies, and Threats.. Oh My! (Video Response)

This a a video response to YouTube user: xxoo54‘s video, “atheist and their god destroyed and left begging!!!!!“. Even that title reeks of cliche’, fallacy, and anger. Our response video is a little long (in internet terms, that is), but we’re trying out a new format we may revisit from time to time. Let us … Continue reading

REVIEW: Mom, Dad, I’m an Atheist: The Guide to Coming Out as a Non-believer
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REVIEW: Mom, Dad, I’m an Atheist: The Guide to Coming Out as a Non-believer

From the back of the book:  “This essential guide to coming-out as a non-believer has been written to make it easier for atheists, agnostics, freethinkers, and non-believers of all ages and backgrounds to be open about their non-religiosity while minimizing the negative interactions in familial, social, and professional circles.  As a survival guide for non-believers … Continue reading

Our Tour of a Hell House: Recap
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Our Tour of a Hell House: Recap

The “Tour of Hell” is an evangelical Hell House put on by the Abundant Life Church in La Marquee, Texas. If you aren’t familiar with Hell Houses (or Judgment Houses), Wikipedia describes them as: …haunted attractions typically run by American, fundamentalist Christian churches orparachurch organizations. These depict sin, the torments of the damned in Hell, and usually conclude with a depiction ofheaven. … Continue reading