I’m a strong progressive with socialist leanings. I’m an environmentalist working for biodiversity. I’m a naturalist and organic gardener, who lectures about gardening for wildlife. And it's precisely for these reasons that I won't be voting for Green Party candidate Jill Stein
A public charter school in Texas is being investigated for pushing religion onto students as if it were a private Christian school. According to a letter
from Freedom From Religion Foundation Attorney Sam Grover
to Texas Education Agency Commissioner Mike Morath
, Advantage Academy
is out of control
when it comes to preaching faith.
Whenever we hear about Christian pharmacists who refuse to dispense birth control to customers, there's a common refrain on this site and others: If the pharmacists can't do their jobs, they need to find another line of work.That's what I was thinking about when I heard of a controversy involving Pip's Original Doughnuts & Chai
in Portland, Oregon.
The Ohio Supreme Court just announced in a 4-3 decision
that you don't get an exemption from paying your property taxes just because you declare your house a "spiritual retreat" and invite priests to stay over.
Sen. Jim Inhofe
(R-OK) may be best known among liberals for his complete denial of climate change. He's the guy who held a snowball
in the Senate, suggesting that it was proof the world wasn't getting warmer. He recently appeared on "The Eric Metaxas Show" to talk about how kids are getting brainwashed
in school. His evidence? His granddaughter was taught science.