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What Sank the GMO Labeling Initiative in WA State? What’s Next?

What Sank the GMO Labeling Initiative in WA State? What’s Next?

by Charles Mish Last November, a slim majority of Washington voters were persuaded that they did not need to know about the GMO ingredients in their food. How could an issue with a 66 percent approval rating last summer lose ...

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How We Should Envisage Genuine Christianity!

How We Should Envisage Genuine Christianity!

In Was Church God’s idea? we read a comment by Mark Winter on which he laments the obviously regrettable fact that ‘what we read in the Bible in the accounts of the Acts, the Epistles, and early Christian writing is ...

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Can there be women imams in Islam?

Can there be women imams in Islam?

With the recent election of  Pope Francis, the question of women priests has resurfaced with the hope that new pope would be more receptive to the idea. But, while Christendom has received the bulk of attention concerning its unfair treatment ...

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How did Allah plan on protecting His book?

How did Allah plan on protecting His book?

Let’s get one thing straight right off the bat: it was never Allah’s intention to use His omnipotent power to guard the Quran from corruption, nor was it His intent to imbue succeeding generations of transcribers with infallibility. No, the ...

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What "War on Christmas"?

What "War on Christmas"?

I’m not sure when it all began, but the annual diatribes from a segment of the Religious Right about the so-called War on Christmas have become as predictable a part of the season as are Salvation Army bell ringers and ...

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What Genesis Says to an African

What Genesis Says to an African

Isn't this Interpretation of the Creation Story the Missing Piece of the Puzzle in the West? The resolution to renounce the almost immortal assumption that the Genesis creation story was intended to give us facts about a creator God who ...

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A Cracker and Juice for Divorcees

A Cracker and Juice for Divorcees

Pope Francis is taking a step back from issues such as homosexuality to focus on a new mission. He has made a new pledge to help remove the ban on Communion for divorced and remarried Catholics. With the current United ...

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No need to request help from God

No need to request help from God

The phrase 'So help me God' is the closing line to most oaths in the United States, from the Presidential Oath of Office to taking the witness stand in the lowest city court. The usage of the phrase, in legal ...

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What Hawaii's new marriage equality means for the gay rights movement

What Hawaii's new marriage equality means for the gay rights movement

According to advocate.com, as of October, 30, 2013, Hawaii Senate approved marriage equality. In other words, religious institutions are allowed but not required to marry same-sex couples. However, profit based wedding businesses are required to marry same-sex couples. More information ...

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Is God Causing Suicide?

Is God Causing Suicide?

Recently The Blaze explored the idea that religion is damaging to children. This is based on the reaction of Atheists to the suicide of a young girl who was missing her father. The concept being promoted was that the idea ...

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Women Driving in Saudi Arabia

Women Driving in Saudi Arabia

In Saudi Arabia recently, there was a massive protest about the ban on women driving. One of the firm beliefs of the kingdom in Saudi Arabia is that women should not drive. They are also not supposed to be out ...

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So Help Me…God?

So Help Me…God?

“One nation, under God.” That simple phrase has been a bone of contention between atheists, agnostics, Christian leaders and historians whose children stand, every day, reciting the pledge of allegiance. Since school is mandatory for all children, most districts have ...

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Why Do I have to pay a Televangelist to Pray for Me?

Why Do I have to pay a Televangelist to Pray for Me?

I have always wondered why I have to pay someone to pray for me. Does God charge a fee to his children for them to get his blessings? Or Am I condemned going to Hell just because I do not ...

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