Personal Freedoms Kill Religion

by | September 19, 2021

By James Haught Why is religion collapsing in all Western democracies — and most rapidly in the United States? A major researcher lists multiple reasons:  — Revulsion by young liberals against the sanctimonious partnership between bigoted white evangelicals and America’s Republican Party.  — Revulsion by nearly everyone, including Catholics, against child molesting by priests.  — Revulsion by nearly everyone, including… Read more »

Secular Power Changing America

by | September 12, 2021

By James Haught Here’s a dramatic example of the growing power of Americans who say their religion is “none”: Last spring, progressives in the Washington state legislature, backed by Planned Parenthood, mandated that all public schools must teach sensible, practical sex education. The goal: to prevent teen pregnancy, reduce sexual disease, save girls from “date… Read more »

Ask Takudzwa 33: 2020/2021, Bala, and Zimbabwean Humanists

by | September 8, 2021

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Takudzwa Mazwienduna is the informal leader of Zimbabwean Secular Alliance and a member of the Humanist Society of Zimbabwe. This educational series will explore secularism in Zimbabwe from an organizational perspective, and more. Here we talk about developments for secularism in Zimbabwe in 2020/2021, Mubarak Bala, and Zimbabwean humanists. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What… Read more »