A Unitarian minister has been arrested for refusing to marry a same sex couple, in Alabama. No, wait, that’s not right: for wanting to marry a same sex couple. From Think Progress: “In February, the Rev. Anne Susan DiPrizio, a Unitarian minister offered to marry a lesbian couple at the Autauga County Probate Office after … Continue reading The Arrests Have Begun?
The freedom to deny others their freedoms and dignity is just hypocrisy. This site supports freedoms — religious or otherwise — but not to the point where those freedoms negatively impact the freedoms of others. No position is taken on religions themselves, but with specific tenets, claims or interpretations that do harm to others. Consequently, … Continue reading Position & Moderation Policy
Can you imagine the furor if armed Muslims started surrounding churches before services were to begin? The Washington Post reports: “About 250 mostly armed anti-Muslim demonstrators — many wearing T-shirts bearing a profanity-laced message denouncing Islam — faced-off against a roughly equally sized crowd defending the faith in front of a Phoenix mosque Friday night. … Continue reading Hundreds of Anti-Muslim Demonstrators Surround Phoenix Mosque