Vaccines now have a “Religion” Clause in California

How does religion end up affecting almost every level of politics!? I really don’t know. Today, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a law today requiring parents to be “counselled” by their doctors about vaccines before being given a written vaccine exemption note. But here’s the kicker. Brown ADDED a religious exemption clause to it. You… Read more Vaccines now have a “Religion” Clause in California

GOD: And the Political Platforms With the Republican National Conference done, and the Democratic National Conference closing, everyone is all astir with the real meat and potatoes of what these two parties stand for… Actually people seem to care more about empty chairs, feeding animals, old and dead Bill Clinton jokes, and the color of… Read more

Separating Religion from Political Parties: Guest Post

Separating Religion from Political Parties: Guest Post Several folks I interacted with through various social media outlets before and after my “Separating Religion from Political Parties” post responded with “What!? Why should I separate my religious views from the way I vote?” That’s a legitimate question, and I honestly jumped the gun and went 10… Read more Separating Religion from Political Parties: Guest Post

Holy Higgs-Boson Batman!

Latest science news is that the researchers at CERN have verified the existence of the Higgs-Boson particle. This particle was believed to be that which gives everything mass, meaning it explains why there is something, rather than nothing. Here’s a fun take on why that rattles some bones in the religion/science world (heads up if you… Read more Holy Higgs-Boson Batman!

5 Reasons Why Christians should Advocate for Church/State Separation

1. Religious diversity and non-establishment of religion is exactly what this country was built on. I can’t count how many times I’ve heard Christians say “but this country was founded on Christian values!” I believe that is true, but that is not the issue at hand here. Is it true that white male Protestants created… Read more 5 Reasons Why Christians should Advocate for Church/State Separation

This cartoon is currently being shared all over the web among those antagonistic to the Tea Party, and those who are tired of religion being inserted into politics. I get it, I totally get it — and it’s got merit. [EDIT at 12:40 p.m. PMT]The original post on Facebook said “This is awesome. Why are… Read more