Daily Archives: March 30, 2018

An Interview with Karen Loethen — Previous Member, Meramec Secular Student Alliance — Part 1

by | March 30, 2018

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What is family background — geography, culture, language, religion/irreligion, and education? Karen Loethen: Thanks, Scott. I come from a small town in Illinois, just your basic homogeneously white, lower-income Christian small town. My family didn’t really practice religion much until I was in my younger teens. My own parents come… Read more »