Religion and Spirituality

Godly Marriage and Other Christian Cruelties

I do celebrate Christmas, in a secular way, with my religious parents. The Church of Christ, the sect they belong to, would never celebrate holidays religiously because that might be fun or interesting and either of those things might compromise the requisite superiority about not being a part of any …

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Religion and Spirituality

Scotland Is Gay!

So in the last couple of weeks there’s been a bit of a kerfuffle in Scotland. Well, there’s been a lot more than that actually, because in the process of making gay marriage legal (can I get a collective whoop?) everyone’s favourite Scottish cardinal, Keith O’Brien, has been making headlines …

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FeminismReligion and Spirituality

Marriage’s Decreasing Relevance

Atheism has some interesting overlap with a variety of topics. It’s been discussed that, since major religions systematically oppress women, there’s great reason for feminism and atheism to go hand-in-hand. Marriage is a big topic for LGBT+ activists, and overlaps with atheism because, hey, I haven’t heard a logical reason …

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