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Pastor in Utah fired for failing to promptly report sex abuse

Pastor in Utah fired for failing to promptly report sex abuse

Rev Havili Mone, pastor of the Tongan United Methodist Church in West Valley City, was fired from his position after it was determined he had delayed reporting the sexual abuse of young boys by an older boy in the congregation. ...

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Australian Prime Minister creates commission to investigate child abuse in Catholic Church.

Australian Prime Minister creates commission to investigate child abuse in Catholic Church.

Prime Minister Julia Gillard has created a national royal commission that will investigate institutional responses to sex abuse against children in the Catholic Church. There has been a steady increase in requests for a national inquiry after the New South ...

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School district blames rape victim for her own assaults

School district blames rape victim for her own assaults

States that student 'was herself responsible’ for being raped. Back in the 90's, two teachers at the Moraga middle school, located in California, were charged with sexually abusing student Kristen Cunnane. Julie Correa, a Physical Education teacher, got eight hears ...

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Religious exemptions for vaccines on the rise — Woman thrilled with possibility of spreading chickenpox

Religious exemptions for vaccines on the rise — Woman thrilled with possibility of spreading chickenpox

Michael Simpson at The Skeptical Raptor reports that a mother who is opposed to vaccination proudly posted on her Facebook page that her son, infected with chickenpox, may have spread the disease to numerous people attending a baseball game. According ...

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Preacher who influenced Duggar childrearing practices warns that Satan wants your firstborn

Preacher who influenced Duggar childrearing practices warns that Satan wants your firstborn

On July 6, the Lincoln Daily News reported that the Park Meadows Baptist Church received a surprise visit from the Duggar family.  The Duggars are a Quiverfull family admired by religious right groups like the Family Research Council and the ...

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American 'faith' in organized religion drops to an all-time low

American 'faith' in organized religion drops to an all-time low

Gallup reports that confidence in organized religion has hit an all-time low in the United States.  There has been a steady decline since the 1970s. The survey found that Catholics had less confidence in organized religion than Protestants.  Gallup speculated ...

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German circumcision ruling draws applause from Raelians, condemnation from Jewish and Muslim faith groups

German circumcision ruling draws applause from Raelians, condemnation from Jewish and Muslim faith groups

A German court verdict on June 26 has outraged some in the religious community, but drew applause from the Raelians. The decision aims only to delay the act of religious circumcision, not ban it, and is not specifically directed against ...

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Historic criminal verdict will impact 'how business is done' by religious organizations: PA Catholic official convicted for covering up sexual abuse claims

Historic criminal verdict will impact 'how business is done' by religious organizations:  PA Catholic official convicted for covering up sexual abuse claims

For the first time, a jury convicted a Catholic official for the cover-up of sexual abuse claims. 61-year-old Monsignor William Lynn of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia was found guilty of child endangerment.  Prosecutors say that from the years 1992-2004, when ...

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Cult leader pleas guilty to killing 4-year-old boy he thought was gay

Cult leader pleas guilty to killing 4-year-old boy he thought was gay

On June 11, 2012, cult leader, Peter Lucas Moses, age 28, plead guilt to first-degree murders of a four-year-old “common-law” son, Jadon Higganbothan and Antoinetta Yvonne McKoy, one of his wives, after prosecutors in North Carolina dropped the death penalty. ...

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Mexican child permanently blind after Satanic ritual during which his mother removed his eyes

Mexican child permanently blind after Satanic ritual during which his mother removed his eyes

On May 25, we reported on a gruesome story that emerged from Mexico in which a mother removed her 5-year-old son's eyeballs during what was reported to be a Satanic ritual. At that time, it was reported that she had ...

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18-month-old baby accused of terrorism because her named showed up on the “no-fly list”

18-month-old baby accused of terrorism because her named showed up on the “no-fly list”

The TSA and JetBlue airline accused adorable 18-month-old little Riyanna, with brown eyes and curls, of terrorism because her name showed up on the “no fly” list as her and parents tried to get home from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. When ...

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Montgomery County, Texas, mother slashes 5-year-old son's throat to “release demons”

Montgomery County, Texas, mother slashes 5-year-old son's throat to “release demons”

A Montgomery County, TX woman slashed her five-year-old son’s throat to “release demons from his body”. Montgomery County officials charged Daphne Octavia Spurlock, the mother, with attempted capital murder and is holding her without bond. The slashing did not occur ...

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Arizona congressman speaks out about the GOP-led extremism toward women's choice

Arizona congressman speaks out about the GOP-led extremism toward women's choice

Arizona has received national attention over a pending bill that would require women requesting contraceptive coverage under their employer's insurance plan to prove that the contraceptives are for medical purposes if the employer finds it morally objectionable to use them ...

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