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The Sin Police

May 7, 2015

“An angel won’t come to your house if you have a dog.” “It’s a sin to eat with your left hand because the devil eats with left hand.” “The Prophet hated women who pluck their eyebrows.” These are just some of the declarations people have made to improve me and make me a better Muslim. 672 more words

Beyond the Fishbowl

In my forties, I attended university to study theology. I expected to take that study and extend it beyond the walls of the classrooms. I had big dreams. 621 more words

Theodore Drange

Theodore Drange is a Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at West Virginia University. He has a B.A. from Brooklyn College and a Ph.D. from Cornell University. 46 more words


Stop calling it a "culture war," call it what it actually is

So I saw another truly ridiculous piece of conservative outrage today, about the squawking, dishonestly named “One Million Moms” group (a proud owner of 3,000 Twitter followers) getting upset that gay people exist. 1,977 more words