Fundamentalism

Oh, Lighten Up, Christmas Is NOT a Pagan Holiday.

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail Here’s an interesting factoid: There’s a considerable group of Christians who hate Christmas with the same furor that they hate Halloween. Like, for real. Maybe if you grew up outside the bounds of Christian fundamentalism you’re unaware of this group, but I assure you, they’re out there. Each year around this time my Facebook …

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America Isn’t Growing Hostile Towards Christians, It’s Growing Hostile Towards Religious Bullies.

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail It seems like not more than a day or two goes by without hearing it from somewhere: America is growing hostile towards Christians. A growing number of Christians– a shocking amount, actually– are convinced that America’s glory days are over and that Christians are now a marginalized group on the verge of having all …

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How Christian Fundamentalism Is Making A Concerning Comeback In America

ShareTweetPinShare+1RedditEmail American culture is currently experiencing what some, and now I, am calling New Wave Fundamentalism. The original fundamentalists stem from the early 20th Century, and was rooted largely in fear– fear over this new concept of evolution, fear that culture was growing too liberal, fear that the nation was drifting from God, and fear that it …

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Does The Discovery of Earth 2.0 Mark The End of Religion?

13K SharesShare13KTweetPin2Share+1Reddit2EmailYesterday NASA made the announcement that they finally discovered something many have pondered: the existence of an Earth-like planet. The above illustration shows Kepler 452b, a planet somewhat larger than Earth but within the habitable zone of its star. Its year is almost identical to that of our own planet, and the amount of energy …

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