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The "CharlieCharlieChallenge," like Ouija boards, is pretty dumb. But neither of those is as bad as the overwrought condemnation of such things by Christians who fear them because they believe they're actually supernatural. See, Robert Johnson folklore...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Fear of a doctrine of "works righteousness" -- salvation through good works -- has led to a fear of good works themselves. This is not unique to LaHaye and Jenkins, although they do exhibit a particularly virulent strain of the disease. They believe...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Here's a round-up of some insightful commentary and reflection in response to the Josh Duggar scandal. This is not the first time that prominent religious right figures have been exposed as sexual predators and hypocrites after making a career out of...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Any skeptical questions about the reality of these alleged horrors was reinterpreted -- and fiercely condemned -- as a defense of those same horrors. Questions such as "How did they have time to fly the children to Mexico?" or "Why are there no records...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The D&D backlash of the 1980s wasn't sustainable because the unreality of the imagined threat eventually became impossible to deny. But while this particular form of symptom spiked and dissipated, the disease remains -- with the moral entrepreneurs...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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To put this all another way, for social conservatives, marriage is necessary and sufficient for ethical sexual activity. When they hear folks like Libby Anne (or me) emphasizing the essential importance of consent, they therefore assume that we are,...
From: Slacktivist | By: Fred Clark | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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