Poll results released today by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life shows that the people who know the most about religion don’t believe in God. On average, Americans correctly answer 16 of the 32 religious knowledge questions on the survey by the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life. Atheists and… Read more »
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The debate about whether Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf should build Park51, also known as the “ground zero mosque,” is just awful, disgusting and at the end of it, there will be no winners. But what’s interesting to me is how this story ever got national attention at all. I mean there are mosques in this… Read more »
Rightbloggers, Fox News and conservative politicians are purposely conflating Al Qaeda with Islam. While it’s true that Al Qaeda members claim to be living the lives of righteous Muslims – the fact is that they are terrorists. Members of the Ku Klux Klan make similar claims about Protestant Christianity, but they are terrorists too. Many… Read more »
Sooner or later, a lot of the people spreading lies and smearing the reputation of Feisal Abdul Rauf will regret their bellicose rhetoric and feel shame. Not all of them will be capable of humility. Firebrand screamers such as Glenn Beck don’t blink an eye at slamming someone he’s decided is the enemy, but some… Read more »
Fox News “American Live w/ Megyn Kelly” is supposed to be a “fair and balanced” news program. On Saturday May 8, Kelly did a “news” report on a script for a television show Comedy Central is considering in which the main character is Jesus Christ.
For the second time this week, Jon Stewart has had to sing his “Go F@ck Yourself” song. This time it’s directed at the Revolution Muslim group that threatened the creators of “South Park” because they were going to depict the prophet Muhammad in their cartoon.
Crazy people do the craziest things, but this plot by a Christian Militia called Hutaree in Michigan to murder police officers sounds more like Baghdad than the upper midwest – well maybe Detroit. It’s interesting that in the US we call these people militia members, but if they were in Iraq they’re called terrorists. Evidently… Read more »