Category Archives: Religion

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

8 Common Myths about Islam

Written by an ex-Muslim, here are succinct responses to 8 common assertions by defenders of the Islamic faith. Atheist Crusader is one Fithna who agrees with all of them. Original Post by Faithless Daughter on Facebook.   8 common myths about Islam

8 Common Myths about Islam

Written by an ex-Muslim, here are succinct responses to 8 common assertions by defenders of the Islamic faith. Atheist Crusader is one Fithna who agrees with all of them. Original Post by Faithless Daughter on Facebook.   8 common myths about Islam

Objective vs Subjective Morality

Atheist Crusader engages in a robust and lengthy discussion about whether objective morality exists, if it comes from a deity or humans, and whether the concept means a deity exists, in the comments of this theistic blog: The Nature of

Objective vs Subjective Morality

Atheist Crusader engages in a robust and lengthy discussion about whether objective morality exists, if it comes from a deity or humans, and whether the concept means a deity exists, in the comments of this theistic blog: The Nature of

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

Can’t Atheists Just Leave Believers Alone?

Short answer: No Religious indoctrination too often creates a biased and distorted foundation, which leads to bigoted and sexist beliefs, as well as oppressive behaviour which is used to limit the rights of other humans. Claiming anything is morally or

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Can’t Atheists Just Leave Believers Alone?

Short answer: No Religious indoctrination too often creates a biased and distorted foundation, which leads to bigoted and sexist beliefs, as well as oppressive behaviour which is used to limit the rights of other humans. Claiming anything is morally or

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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