religion

Open Thread: Does Being A Christian Mean You Have To Cover Up?

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If you haven’t seen the video making its rounds on Facebook by now, fret not. Here’s what happened. Rev. Devon Franklin and his wife Meagan Good were at an event promoting their new book, The Wait, all about the major keys to finding success in...

Professor Put On Leave For Wearing Hijab Has Been Fired

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Last year, Larycia Hawkins, an associate professor of political science at Wheaton College, an evangelical Christian university in Illinois was suspended after wearing a hijab in support of Muslims and saying that Muslims and Christians worship the same god. “I stand in religious solidarity with Muslims because...

Black Professor Suspended After Saying Muslims & Christians Worship the Same God

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Larycia Hawkins, an associate professor of political science at Wheaton College, an evangelical Christian university in Illinois, was suspended Tuesday after saying that Muslims and Christians worship the same god. Wheaton College stated Hawkins was placed on leave because, “in response to significant questions regarding the theological...

So Ayesha Curry Likes To Cover Up For Her Man, Why Are Y’all Mad?

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Twitter was on fire before anyone even had their morning coffee Sunday when feminists woke up to tweets from one half of America’s favorite basketball couple that very much rubbed them the wrong way. It only took four tweets for Ayesha Curry to trend for the better...

Atheism On the Rise in America – Are You Religious?

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According to the Pew Research Center the number of Americans who identify as atheists is higher than ever. While people who are “religiously unaffiliated” has been rising for years, the number of people who don’t believe in God–now around 3.1-percent–signals a shift in American society. The...

How (Almost) Leaving Islam Nearly Killed Me

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My sister and I back when nothing mattered. On a chilly autumn day in 2008, I texted two friends, called a suicide hotline, and left a voice mail on my mom’s phone about my plan to kill myself. And who knows, I probably blogged about...