Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Commentary Tidbits

Kansas City Star: Stay Watchful as International House of Prayer Draws Attention to Kansas City

Talking Points Memo: Family Research Council: Senate Fiscal Deal ‘Penalizes Marriage’

Slate: What Conservatives Taught Us About Women's Bodies in 2012

Eyes Right: Thoughts from PRA's Founder

Alternet: As America Mourned a Shooting Tragedy, Cynical Christian Right Leaders Tried to Cash in by Blaming Atheism


  1. Wow. Isn't it awful that such commentary needs to be written?

    Have any of these religious right folks ever made a serious study of just how oppressive and unkind it was back in Colonial America, when the church was heavily involved with government? I doubt it.

    1. Doug -- Many of them are so mired in revisionist history that I doubt it. The idea that church-state interference could create real problems rarely occurs to them.


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