All Blog Posts Tagged 'US' (6)

The Most Influential Evangelist You've Never Heard Of

by BARBARA BRADLEY HAGERTY

August 8, 2012

David Barton says Americans have been misled about their history. And he aims to change that.

"It's what I would call historical reclamation," Barton explains, in his soft but…

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Added by Rob Klaers on August 9, 2012 at 12:30pm — 2 Comments

In U.S., 46% Hold Creationist View of Human Origins

From: http://www.gallup.com/poll/155003/Hold-Creationist-View-Human-Origins.aspx?version=print



"Despite the many changes that have taken place in American society and culture over the past 30 years, including new discoveries in biological and social science, there has been virtually no sustained change in Americans' views of the origin of the human species since 1982. The 46% of…

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Added by Sagacious Hawk on June 2, 2012 at 12:11am — 1 Comment

Hope Lies on the Horizon - A New Generation Might Reverse the Increasing Theocratic Trend in the US

In a country that is becoming increasingly theocratic, there may be hope on the horizon. I am 22 years old, part of Generation Y, which has now been named "The Millennials" (because most of us have come of age - 18 years old - in the first decade of the new millennium.). The Millennials are defined as anyone who was born since 1982. Most Millennials are now in middle school, high school, college, or the young adult world. Most of us are not even married yet. We don't hold the reigns of power…

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Added by Skycomet the Fallen Angel on September 3, 2011 at 2:00pm — 4 Comments

Christian Doctrine vs the Founding of the US

We often hear from people of all degrees of belief that the "US was founded on Judeo-Christian beliefs". You'll hear Sarah Palin and Michelle Bachman mention the writings of the founders. I've helped shape a law and you can find my writings. I would hardly suggest that that Construction Crane Bill is Atheist, Liberal, or Omnivorous. My opinions have no bearing on what the law passed was. We have the law, let's judge based on that rather than mining obscure quotes of little to no…

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Added by Gaytor on July 19, 2011 at 2:30am — No Comments

Living Under God's Good Graces

Last year Gregory Paul updated a study on the value of living in a religious society. He clearly shows that the more religious a society is, the worse life is for the society. He collected data from all over the world, so it's not just a US study. There were criticisms in his 2005 report on it so the second one really was designed to silence the critics.


If you were to listen to Evangelicals and Baptists, you…
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Added by Gaytor on November 5, 2010 at 12:30am — No Comments

Time to call you US Rep

Congressional representatives don't have enough on their hands and haven't learned from the fall. H.RES. 397 seeks to declare the history of the US Christian. Time to crank up the machine and get the word out. Email your rep as well.

Added by Gaytor on May 6, 2009 at 1:30am — 8 Comments

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