Category Archives: Church & State

The Schismatic Church

The hypocrisy embraced by many churches does nothing to further their proclaimed moral leadership. To reclaim that leadership, they need to reconcile their disparate positions on many moral issues.

The Right to Proselytize

The need of some to preach the word to others regardless of their predilections and belief systems amounts to a form of oppression that has little to do with religious freedom.

The Fraudulent War on Christmas

The imposition of Christmas traditions really amounts to a war on the beliefs on others, whether it be other religious sects, or members of the secular or humanist world.

Are Heterosexuals Better Parents?

The Supreme Court will hear arguments concerning the constitutionality of the Defense of Marriage Act. Conservative arguments are not convincing.

Life Begins Neither at Conception nor Birth

Conservatives love to argue that life begins at conception and ends at death. To this end they produce convoluted laws denying the right to contraception or abortion. They are wrong on all counts.

Religious Plunder

Conservative attempts to allow the state to fund religious institutions is a blatant attempt to bypass the Constitutional right to freedom of religion and impose their own narrow religious ideology on others.