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Scathing UN report demands Vatican ‘immediately’ act against child sexual abuse

Words alone cannot express how awesome this action by the UN is, particularly in singling out the pope and demanding he take responsibility and act. Finally a global organisation standing in clear opposition to the church’s behaviour worldwide, and such

Scathing UN report demands Vatican ‘immediately’ act against child sexual abuse

Words alone cannot express how awesome this action by the UN is, particularly in singling out the pope and demanding he take responsibility and act. Finally a global organisation standing in clear opposition to the church’s behaviour worldwide, and such

Catholic Church crumbling in the Netherlands.

Behold! A vision of a secular future free from indoctrination and blind faith. This is what can and will be achieved in most Western societies in this century, perhaps within decades. As reported by Catholic publication lifesitenews.com: “The Catholic bishops

Catholic Church crumbling in the Netherlands.

Behold! A vision of a secular future free from indoctrination and blind faith. This is what can and will be achieved in most Western societies in this century, perhaps within decades. As reported by Catholic publication lifesitenews.com: “The Catholic bishops

Inquiry into child rape slams Catholic Church, recommends removing confessional protection

Let’s be honest about it. It’s not just child “abuse”, we’re talking about the rape of children by trusted members of an organisation which enjoys tax-exempt status and undue influence over governments around the world. Everyone has the right to

Inquiry into child rape slams Catholic Church, recommends removing confessional protection

Let’s be honest about it. It’s not just child “abuse”, we’re talking about the rape of children by trusted members of an organisation which enjoys tax-exempt status and undue influence over governments around the world. Everyone has the right to

Behold, the six types of atheists – CNN Belief Blog

It would seem the Atheist Crusader is an Intellectual Anti-theist Activist… Which are you? I’ve added a seventh to cover those leaving their faith, the Doubting Believer 🙂 Behold, the six types of atheists – CNN Belief Blog – CNN.com

Behold, the six types of atheists – CNN Belief Blog

It would seem the Atheist Crusader is an Intellectual Anti-theist Activist… Which are you? I’ve added a seventh to cover those leaving their faith, the Doubting Believer 🙂 Behold, the six types of atheists – CNN Belief Blog – CNN.com

Maldives rape victim spared the lash after global anger – Asia – World – The Independent

This case in the Maldives is example of how international pressure can work to effect social change towards gender equality in highly traditional theocracies, and that there is definitely desire for change amongst the population. The challenge is to apply

Maldives rape victim spared the lash after global anger – Asia – World – The Independent

This case in the Maldives is example of how international pressure can work to effect social change towards gender equality in highly traditional theocracies, and that there is definitely desire for change amongst the population. The challenge is to apply

Catholic Church tried to strike deal with police over child sexual abuse investigations – ABC News (Australia)

The Catholic Church tried to circumvent the Crimes Act by drafting a Memorandum of Understanding with police, then operated as if the agreement was in place, effectively failing to report complaints of sexual abuse “unless required by courtorder”. How can

Catholic Church tried to strike deal with police over child sexual abuse investigations – ABC News (Australia)

The Catholic Church tried to circumvent the Crimes Act by drafting a Memorandum of Understanding with police, then operated as if the agreement was in place, effectively failing to report complaints of sexual abuse “unless required by courtorder”. How can

3 Nations on the U.N. Human Rights Council have Death Penalties for Atheists

This news story shows how far the world has to come before universal human rights are achieved, which includes the right to non-belief, in particular where it is framed as blasphemy. It is no small threat either, this report has

3 Nations on the U.N. Human Rights Council have Death Penalties for Atheists

This news story shows how far the world has to come before universal human rights are achieved, which includes the right to non-belief, in particular where it is framed as blasphemy. It is no small threat either, this report has