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Morality...in the Eye of the Beholder?

The Moral Majority was a political organization in America founded in 1979 by televangelist/Baptist minister Jerry Falwell.  It was created as a response to changes in the 1960s and ’70s that many Christian fundamentalists worried undermined the moral values of the country, like the silly women burning their bras, black people marching every-which-way, or those gay people with the audacity to think that they have the right to exist (how much sarcasm is too much sarcasm?  192 more words

History

Free Ebook - "Land of No Escape"

My short story “Land of No Escape” will be available on Kindle for FREE from April 1-5, 2018. Get your free copy starting the 1st Sunday of April. 241 more words

Short Stories

The Atlantic: Helen Keller- 'The Modern Woman Puts Her Husband in The Kitchen- 1932

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat

It you were born let’s say yesterday or at the very least have a personality and even intelligence level that makes you seem so young, naive, inexperienced, and innocent that you come off as someone who was born yesterday and perhaps don’t even remember the 1990s, unlike some of us who were actually adults during a lot of that decade, 1932 and the 1930s could seem like a century ago. 415 more words

America

Conversation with Dr. Darrel Ray on Christian Fundamentalism and Sex: Founder, Recovering from Religion

Interviewer: Scott Douglas Jacobsen

Numbering: Issue 16.A, Idea: Outliers & Outsiders (Part Twelve)

Place of Publication: Langley, British Columbia, Canada

Title: In-Sight: Independent Interview-Based Journal… 8,703 more words

Chronology

Bible Literacy Classes (Wink, Wink, Wink)

Public schools in a number of the 50 states that comprise the United States of America are allowed to teach Bible literacy classes. Such classes are required to be of a secular nature. 1,729 more words

Suffer The Little Homophobes

The scene: a pre-Christmas dinner date, in a pleasant, local restaurant. The dramatis personae: Adam Fannin, pastor at the Stedfast Baptist Church in Jacksonville, Florida; his wife; and the waiting staff at said restaurant. 582 more words

Religion

A Tennessee Pastor Demonstrates the Love of "Typical Fundie Jesus"

Pastor Greg Locke is the head Pastor at the Global Vision Bible Church in Mount Juliet, Tennessee, a major suburb of Nashville.  You may not have seen the video clip before, but it has gone viral on… 126 more words