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Salem 66: Dispatch #6 – October 26 - November 9, 2015

Salem 66: Dispatch #6 – October 26 – November 9, 2015

Don Jolly covers the religion of the 2016 election season.
Salem 66: Dispatch #2 – September 14-20, 2015

Salem 66: Dispatch #2 – September 14-20, 2015

Don Jolly covers the religion of the 2016 election season.
In the News: TLC, THC, OMG!

In the News: TLC, THC, OMG!

A round-up of the week's religion news.
In the News: Lindsey Graham, Garland, TX, God's Plaintiff, and more!

In the News: Lindsey Graham, Garland, TX, God’s Plaintiff, and more!

A round-up of the week's religion news.
Shooting in the Name Of

Shooting in the Name Of

Patrick Blanchfield on free speech, religion, and violence in Garland and Paris.
In the News: The Crusades, Anti-Vaxxers, Chocolate Gods, and more!

In the News: The Crusades, Anti-Vaxxers, Chocolate Gods, and more!

A round-up of recent religion and media stories in the news.
The Anchor Boys

The Anchor Boys

Maurice Chammah investigates the history and present of a Christian home for boys.
God's Favorite Place on Earth

God’s Favorite Place on Earth

By Maurice Chammah In Glen Rose, Texas, the director of a small Creation Evidence Museum expounds on his theories linking creationism, Israel, and laxatives.
In the News: The Pope, Indian Art & Advertising, Putin & More

In the News: The Pope, Indian Art & Advertising, Putin & More

A round-up of religion in the recent news.

Cooking the Books: A Review of “The Revisionaries”

By Nathan Schradle The Revisionaries, a documentary about the Texas State Board of Education, debuted at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival.

Daily Links: “We Should All Get To Do What We Want To” Edition

This week the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools denied an appeal by a Jewish Orthodox school team to have their state semifinals game moved to any night other than Friday night. Bishop William E. Lori gave the editors of America magazine a lashing today for their criticism of the USCCB's contraception conniption.  

White Knights Embarass Texas

A handful of representatives of the “White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan” and the World Church of the Creator rallied in Austin this past weekend in support of Proposition 2, a ballot initiative altering the Texas Constitution to ban gay marriage. The dozen Klansmen were, according to this colorful report from The Austin Chronicle,...