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Tag Archive: The Nones

Dec 10 2013

Reaching the choir

Much discussion has focused on bringing women and minority groups into the secular fold. ¬†Considering the gender gap in secular communities (these numbers are from America) this is a laudable goal. ¬†Conversely, in religious communities there is an inverse relationship in the ratios of women and ethnic minorities. From Protestant communities where there are 8 …

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Apr 17 2013

The Trouble with Religious Bullies

Not all domestic partnerships are respected equally.

Sometimes it must be hard for religious bullies to punch down as hard as they would like to on despised minorities like nonbelievers and LGBT especially when they’re asked to stop.¬† It seems no matter how politely you phrase it; the mere act of the mildest resistance to their authority is met with denials, outright …

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