On God and Partisan Political Religion

Open Letter to Evangelical voters supporting any and all Trump candidates: Are you going to sacrifice your children along with our children to the Imagined God of racism, violence, cruelty and persecution? Your choice is clear. You as choosers must own your own choosing. You cannot blame the imagined evil formulated by your presidential hero; …

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It’s time to step out of the shallow end of the religion pool

On mental constructs:  Old Wrathful pictured above typifies the predominant religious mental construct of the masculine god of patriarchal order. The Pieta on the right suggests to me a more accurate and beautiful rendition of the Divine. That which gives right-wing social conservatives the fuel for self-righteous anger is an unconscious assumption that they are …

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Patriarchy elephant in the room. Well written Holly Welker!

Kavanaugh Hearings Are a Commentary on Mormonism Patriarchy elephant in the room. Well written Holly Welker! Excerpt "There are many problems with Hatch’s statement—for one thing, he made no mention of Anita Hill, or how he treated her during those hearings. But I want to focus on the incongruity of Hatch’s outrage that anyone would be …

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Can you not hear and see in the words and actions of Republican political partisans a patriarchal abuse of women that shames every man in this country?

How humble should a woman be in the presence of White Men and their White God in order to be granted attention, the freedom to speak up and have their declarations and opinions accepted and respected? Such is the puking issue unspoken but blatantly practiced as Republican patriarchs work to keep men on their pedestals …

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A fair and interesting article as to why possibly some 62% of U.S. Mormons voted Republican.

This is my culture. A fair and interesting article as to why possibly some 62% of U.S. Mormons voted Republican. I have frequently encountered the "S" word among Mormons who are willing to talk politics. Commentary: Mormons hate socialism, but only in the United States The main reason Mormons in the United States rail against …

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