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Mystery USPS Clerk Stole Pagan Woman’s Books Out Of The Mail, Replaced Them With A Hymnal

A Pagan woman had 20 of her books stolen out of the USPS Mail, a Baptist hymnal replacing them. Yes, that’s a crime.

by T. Steelman· · News
Irresponsible Florida Sheriff Blames Killings On Wicca With Zero Evidence

Irresponsible Florida Sheriff Blames Killings On Wicca With Zero Evidence

A Florida sheriff has smeared an entire religion with no evidence. Wicca doesn’t do ritualistic murder. Period.

by T. Steelman· · News
Revisionist Historian And RWNJ David Barton: ‘Retirement Is A Pagan Concept’ (VIDEO)

Revisionist Historian And RWNJ David Barton: ‘Retirement Is A Pagan Concept’ (VIDEO)

Revisionist “historian” David Barton is shilling for the very rich with his comments about retirement. Following the money leads to 2106 GOP candidates and their rich donors.

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‘Magical Warlock’ Sentenced To 750 Years In Prison For Child Sex Abuse (VIDEO)

A child sexual predator who told his victims that he could heal their sick parents with Pagan ‘magic’ sex acts, was sentenced to 750 years in prison.

by Randa Morris· · News
The Christmas tree is one of many pagan traditions which have been adopted by Christians. No big deal, we're happy to share.

Clueless Kirk Cameron Says That Pagans ‘Stole’ Christmas, Ignores Actual History… Again

With a movie he produced about his favorite holiday opening on Friday, Kirk Cameron is hitting the (mostly Christian) talk circuit to plug it. “Saving Christmas” is, according to him, going to save Christmas while pissing off atheists. But why stop with atheists when you can piss off the Pagans, […]

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Scalia Law Backfires! Pagan Prayer At Gov’t Meeting Pisses Off Teavangelicals (VIDEO)

The Escambia County School Board continues to refuse Suhor’s request to deliver a similar invocation before one of their meetings. Suhor says he may sue.

by Frank Minero· · Current Issues, News
Happy St. Patrick's Day pugs photo cc 2013 DaPuglet via Flickr.

Nine Fun And Fascinating Facts About St. Patrick’s Day

It’s St. Patrick’s Day and time for the wearin’ ‘o’ the green. But some of the things you think you know about the holiday aren’t quite right. Slàinte!

by T. Steelman· · News
Photo of Conrad Dressler's 1907 Lupercalia statue (Walker Gallery, Liverpool, UK) cc 2012 by Ketrin1407 via Flickr.

Why Chocolate And Roses? The Origins And History Of Valentine’s Day

How did we get from running around in loincloths and whipping people to sending cards and flowers? This history of Valentine’s Day might surprise you.

Do these frescoes in a newly opened section of Roman catacombs depict Christian women as priestesses? Despite Vatican insistence many feel that they do.

Beautiful Frescoes Renew Ugly Debate Over Role Of Women In The Catholic Church

Vatican unveils newly restored frescoes in an ancient catacomb. The catacombs of Priscilla lie under the northern section of Rome. They are a popular site for both the faithful and those fascinated with history. The catacombs are decorated with many frescoes — the earliest known depiction (c. 235 CE) of […]

by T. Steelman· · News
Right Wing Christian ‘Expert’: Halloween Is ‘Demonic’ And (Seriously) Just Like The Roman Colosseum

Right Wing Christian ‘Expert’: Halloween Is ‘Demonic’ And (Seriously) Just Like The Roman Colosseum

It’s Halloween and, as surely as the sun rises and sets, the Evangelicals are railing against it. They just can’t seem to grasp — or refuse to — that the holiday has nothing whatsoever to do with their devil or that it is not demonic. And, while everyone is welcome […]

by T. Steelman· · News
To the ancient Celts, Samhain was the end of the year. Part Harvest festival, part memorial, Halloween was a very important holiday. Here's the scoop. Image: T. Steelman

The Celts Called It Samhain: An Essential Primer On Halloween

Halloween, spirits Halloween. The word conjures up images of grinning pumpkins, costumes, bats, owls, ghosts, Witches… What do these symbols mean? What is Halloween all about? Why do we DO what we do on Halloween? What is Samhain and what does it involve? Samhain was originally a year-end celebration. Samhain […]

by T. Steelman· · News
Hi Ho Silver... Christians swing and miss at The Lone Ranger, calling the movie 'pagan' and decrying the portrayal of Christians within. Image courtesy of GoDisney.Com.

Christians Go On The Attack Against ‘Pagan’ Lone Ranger (VIDEO)

Hi Ho Silver… Christians swing and miss at The Lone Ranger, calling the movie ‘pagan’ and decrying the portrayal of Christians within.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
David Lane, as for your God delivering pagan gods into your hands... well, sure. If you think you could handle Thor or Kali or Hecate. Somehow I think you'd run away screaming if any of them actually showed up on your doorstep. Image  @ RothsEye

Homophobic Preacher Calls For Holy War For The ‘Soul Of America’

David Lane has a notion about God delivering pagans into his hands. I think he’d run away screaming if Thor or Kali or Hecate actually showed up.

by T. Steelman· · News
Kyrja & Randy Withers. From Lady Liberty League's facebook page.https://www.facebook.com/LadyLibertyLeague?ref=ts&fref=ts

‘F**king Witch!’ Florida Pagan Family The Target Of Hate Crimes

Kyrja writes children’s books that promote love, tolerance, and acceptance. Apparently, the neighbors haven’t gotten the message.

by T. Steelman· · News
Winter Holidays Celebrating the Solstice
By N.S. Gill, About.com

For Christ’s Sake, Leave The ‘Christ’ Out Of Christmas

Let’s begin with the most obvious and the most commonly accepted myth: Jesus was NOT born on December 25th.

by Tiffany Willis· · Historical Information, News
Religious Fox Contributor Says ‘War On Christmas’ Is Silly (VIDEO)

Religious Fox Contributor Says ‘War On Christmas’ Is Silly (VIDEO)

The ‘war on Christmas’ is silly, says Father Jonathan Morris.

by Justin Acuff· · News
Michelle Obama Receives Official 2012 Christmas Tree

Michelle Obama Receives Official 2012 Christmas Tree

The official tree will go on display in the Blue Room in the White House for the duration of the holiday season. Michelle, Malia, Sasha and dog Bo are shown receiving it.

by Justin Acuff· · News