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West Virginia Mayor Says Only ‘Silver Bullet’ To Substance Abuse Is Prayer (VIDEO)

West Virginia Mayor Says Only ‘Silver Bullet’ To Substance Abuse Is Prayer (VIDEO)

Like many cities around the country, Huntington, West Virginia, is not immune to drug problems. The second largest city in West Virginia has a pitiful crime record that far outpaces the average for the rest state. So, it must have come as some relief that Huntington’s mayor, Steve Williams, announced […]

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Lesbian Catholic School Teacher Allegedly Fired For Not Getting Pregnant The ‘Traditional’ Way

Lesbian Catholic School Teacher Allegedly Fired For Not Getting Pregnant The ‘Traditional’ Way

A chemistry teacher at a Catholic, all-girls high school says she was abruptly fired when she became pregnant because the school felt her being a pregnant lesbian was immoral. Barbara Webb has spent 9 years teaching kids about science at Marian High school in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She also coached […]

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Let The Damage Control Begin: Conservative Hero Vladimir Putin Begins Persecuting Christians

Let The Damage Control Begin: Conservative Hero Vladimir Putin Begins Persecuting Christians

For American conservatives, Russian president Vladimir Putin’s attacks on free speech was a breath of fresh air when it was directed towards gay people, but now the intolerance appears to be shifting towards Christian missionaries and religious figures. Hey, oppression just isn’t as fun when it’s happening to you. Conservative […]

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Megachurch Closes After Founder Refers To Women As ‘Penis Homes’

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Mars Hill, a Washington megachurch, has recently announced that several of its branches will be closing. In addition, Mars Hill founder Mark Driscoll has also announced that he will be taking a leave of absence following negative media attention connected to his controversial views. Driscoll has long been known for his homophobic […]

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‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Thinks New Nicolas Cage Movie Will Convert Atheists

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  One of the Duck Dynasty duck call makers shot a promotional video for the upcoming Nicolas Cage movie about the Biblical End of Days in which he tells his fellow Christians to bring along their atheist friends to a screening in the hopes that they will be converted. Apparently, […]

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Guilty On 11 Counts Of Corruption: Why Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell’s Conviction Matters

Guilty On 11 Counts Of Corruption: Why Republican Gov. Bob McDonnell’s Conviction Matters

This should be just another story about another crooked politician but it’s not. McDonnell’s downfall exposes the lie behind the Republican Party’s “superior Christian morality”

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Kevin Sorbo: Atheists Hate God Because They Know He Exists And They’re Angry Because The Truth Hurts (AUDIO)

Kevin Sorbo: Atheists Hate God Because They Know He Exists And They’re Angry Because The Truth Hurts (AUDIO)

According to Sorbo, atheists are just angry because they know God is going to judge them and as we all know, conservative “Christians” believe the result will be a one way ticket straight to hell.

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Pastor Proposes Constitutional Amendment To Jail Gays For ‘Ten Years Hard Labor’ (VIDEO)

Pastor Proposes Constitutional Amendment To Jail Gays For ‘Ten Years Hard Labor’ (VIDEO)

It can safely be said that not every person uses their power and influence for good. Michael V. Williams is a pastor with a large Internet following for his PreachingPolitics.com website. In his videos and posts, Williams teaches political lessons based on conservative Christian views. On Monday, a Preaching Politics […]

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Ohio GOP Wants To Repeal Common Core Because It Doesn’t Give Teachers Option Of Teaching Creationism

Ohio GOP Wants To Repeal Common Core Because It Doesn’t Give Teachers Option Of Teaching Creationism

Ohio Republicans are dead-set on repealing the controversial “Common Core” educational standards because it requires teachers to teach science in the science classroom. The horror! In an effort to kill two liberal birds with one conservative stone, Ohio House Republicans introduced a bill that would dismantle much of the Obama […]

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This Should Go Well: Westboro Baptist Church Says It’s Going To Iraq To Protest ISIS

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Westboro Baptist Church, the hate group that masquerades as a religious organization, is known for their publicity stunts, but they may have bit off more than they can chew with this one. After a comedian offered to pay for them to fly to Iraq so they can protest real Christian […]

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Did A Girl Really Got Suspended For Saying ‘Bless You’ After A Sneeze? (VIDEO)

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A Dyer County, Tennessee teen is making an accusation that is angering Christians across the nation.

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Alabama Politician Claims Giant Ten Commandments Display Outside Courthouse Not Religious

Alabama Politician Claims Giant Ten Commandments Display Outside Courthouse Not Religious

It’s safe to say that the ten commandments, the stone tablets inscribed by Moses and bearing the major rules God required his people to follow, are one of the cornerstones of not one, not two, but three of the world’s biggest religions. Just don’t tell Alabama county commissioner Tim Guffey […]

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Texas Conservative ‘Christians’ Didn’t Educate Their Children Because They Believe The Rapture Is Coming

Texas Conservative ‘Christians’ Didn’t Educate Their Children Because They Believe The Rapture Is Coming

Rather than actually provide their children with a proper education complying with the state curriculum, these parents decided not to bother because they believe the rapture is coming.

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Christians Respond To AL Atheist On Facebook With Death Threats: ‘Burn In Hell’

Christians Respond To AL Atheist On Facebook With Death Threats: ‘Burn In Hell’

Recently, a question posted on the Alabama television station WKRG Facebook page received several hateful responses – from Christians. WKRG asked its followers what they thought of a woman who wanted to see a privately-funded atheist display. WKRG wrote: “FACEBOOK QUESTION: What are your thoughts on a local woman who wants to see an […]

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Anti-Gay Bigot Infiltrates Gay Pride March; Brags About Handing Out Fake Condoms

Anti-Gay Bigot Infiltrates Gay Pride March; Brags About Handing Out Fake Condoms

Donning pink hair and short-shorts, vehemently anti-gay Christian activist Bill Whatcott went undercover in Vancouver’s Gay Pride Parade for two reasons: To openly mock LGBT people to their faces and to hand out fake condoms that were actually filled with little leaflets spelling out the sins of homosexuality. Whatcott, who […]

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Kansas Republican: Offending Muslims Is Every American’s ‘Duty’ – ‘Especially With A .45′

Kansas Republican: Offending Muslims Is Every American’s ‘Duty’ – ‘Especially With A .45′

Kansas Republican 3rd Congressional District Committee vice chairman Gavin Ellzey recently posted an extremely offensive tweet that proclaimed it was his “duty” to use guns to “offend” Muslims. His exact tweet was: “Offending Muslims is the duty of any civilized person. Especially with a .45.” [source] The tweet has since been deleted, […]

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Jesus Condemns Wealth: Reza Aslan Slams ‘Charlatan’ Prosperity Gospel Leaders (VIDEO)

Jesus Condemns Wealth: Reza Aslan Slams ‘Charlatan’ Prosperity Gospel Leaders (VIDEO)

Last month at the 2014 Indian Summer Festival in Vancouver, religious scholar Reza Aslan slammed leaders of prosperity gospel - a growing movement among Protestant evangelicals in America that promotes the idea of God making blessings of material wealth to those he favors. During a Q&A about his book, Zealot: The Life and Times of […]

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Creationists Think This (Clearly Photoshopped) Picture Of A Cow Proves Evolution Is A Lie

Creationists Think This (Clearly Photoshopped) Picture Of A Cow Proves Evolution Is A Lie

In the latest version of “Checkmate, atheists!”, the Christian internet world is having a field day with a picture that features a cow who’s spots look like a map of the world. Somehow it is implied that this proves that evolution is a lie and “Darwinists” should feel pretty stupid. […]

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Priest Accused Of Sexual Child Abuse Receives Standing Ovation From Church (VIDEO)

Priest Accused Of Sexual Child Abuse Receives Standing Ovation From Church (VIDEO)

Last weekend, Father Gilbert Dutel received a standing ovation from Louisiana church members after details of a 1992 sexual abuse case involving a 9-year-old boy were made public. Minnesota Public Radio had released the report last month, and incorporated a new affidavit. The affidavit stated that Dutel “had been accused of coercing young […]

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Tea Party House Leader Sends Bibles To Every Congressman, Urges Them To Use It To Make Policy Decisions (IMAGE)

Tea Party House Leader Sends Bibles To Every Congressman, Urges Them To Use It To Make Policy Decisions (IMAGE)

Only facts and reason should influence the decisions of a lawmaker, and it appears Palazzo is incapable of making such decisions.

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