The decision, opposed by progressive members of the church and gay and lesbian pastors, could ultimately splinter the church.
Annie Laurie GaylorOnce again we see how even supposedly more liberal branches of Christianity are kicking and screaming against basic, decent human rights. Too often religion is credited with being the solution, when it is in fact the source of the problem.
The girl in Argentina had made her wishes clear, but legal authorities delayed the procedure, forcing her to have a C-section and prompting outrage from women.
Annie Laurie GaylorIt is sickening that in the 21st century, an underdeveloped 11 year old girl impregnated by rape would be forced to endanger her life and give birth. Simply because of the Catholic Church's cruel stranglehold on the law.
The Virginia Legislature is considering a bad bill to allow state-funded public schools to indoctrinate students with Bible classes. SB 1502 is part of a Christian fundamentalist nationwide legislative push
The Freedom From Religion Foundation, a state/church watchdog, is formally objecting to an extremely rare national honor being accorded to the late Bi...
Annie Laurie GaylorDan and I wrote McConnell & Ryan to protest Rev. Billy Graham lying in state in the U.S. Capitol, a civic honor that should not be bestowed for religious reasons, much less to a homophobic, anti-Semitic latter-day Elmer Gantry.
Annie Laurie GaylorAnd I have a word for the Rev. Daniels: If your belief in a god gets in the way of caring about the students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, you need to put your “God” back in a closet, just like Matthew 6:5-6 instructs. Read more at
Annie Laurie GaylorThe lesson of Florida's hypocritical 'In God We Trust' vote is: Put that 'God' back in the closet, fast!