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Category Archives: Book News
After months of work, the Being Christian book trailer is finally live. Watch it and just tell me you don’t want to read the book!
We’ve got a new piece on the dangers of Christian Zionism at Alternet: Christian Zionism has been around since the 1600s, when England’s deeply religious King James I was studying a book of bible commentary that suggested that the End of Days would take place in what was then Palestine. A pre-condition of the final battle of Armageddon, he read, …
Abortion Overtly Theocratic- Upchuck: Texas Lieutenant Governor sounds the gavel on Texas’s abortion-killing bill. Jaw-dropping. Watch and weep for the constitutional lines he crosses. https://bit.ly/12HgbQI Lady Liberty Weeps-Chuck: For all the joy among Texan anti-choicers, it is women who are the losers. Rather than being larger than life, these extremists have shown just how small they are. https://bit.ly/18nv7cg Back Alley-Chuck: …
Very excited to share that my article, How the Religious Right Is Helping De-Educate America’s Youth, was published on AlterNet on Saturday! I hope you’ll take the time to read it – it’s important for all of us to understand how the notion of school choice is actually taking us backwards while playing into the long-game of far-right extremists.
I’ll be a guest with Josh Holland on Alternet Radio on Sunday! Hope you’ll check it out here!
Very excited to have been a guest on The Majority Report with Sam Seder. You can check it out here (watch out – it auto-plays!). My interview starts around minute 33. Thanks for taking the time to talk to me, Sam!