Stories by Dan Arel

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Posted on: Nov 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Carson has called public schools "the best propaganda system in the world."

Posted on: Aug 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Atheism may be on the rise, but few Americans want to admit it.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Pat Robertson dispenses financial advice to a struggling '700 Club' member.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The Pontiff also implies that those who insult religions should "expect a punch" in return.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Fundamentalists make it very clear that the alternative lifestyle is an affront to their values.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Condoning child abuse, calling the LGBT community "terrorists"—religious extremism at its worst this week.

Posted on: Jan 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

While some Christians played the victim card, one decided to leave God behind.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The twisted thoughts of the religious right got very bent as the holidays approached.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Broadcast evangelists say God would approve of American torture techniques.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The biggest fundamentalist freakouts of the week.

Posted on: Dec 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Plus various other absurdities.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

From man-made climate change to a dignified burial, Christian fundamentalists have shown little grace in their denials.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The religious right said some more ridiculous and repellent things this week.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A couple from from the Church of the First Born withheld medical care from their 12-year-old daughter, who later died from diabetes. Also, Glenn Beck's bogus illness.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Some prominent evangelicals now support marriage equality, while others ramp up their delusions.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

While the 'Duck Dynasty' clan talks tough, Pope Francis had a message of peace and acceptance.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The religious right is losing ground quickly ... and this is forcing them to resort to dishonest tactics.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2014, Source: AlterNet

'Let's not create the impression of a positive evaluation of same-sex relationships!'

Posted on: Oct 14, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Evolutionary biologist parts ways with other atheists.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Huckabee threatens the GOP over gay marriage while fundamentalists fight renowned physicist.