All posts tagged religion

Polygamy and Utah: Hypocrisy Abounds

Must read: Texas officials are protecting FLDS children from abuse – Salt Lake Tribune The final paragraphs are indicative of a major problem within the FLDS ranks: institutionalized destruction of families and family units while simultaneously creating a culture of abuse. Who is supposed to step in in these cases? Read More...

Mitt Romney Jesus Talk

My very late take: Romney’s no John F. Kennedy. Instead of making it less about religion, Romney made it more so. Instead of steering conservatives into a rational approach towards those who believe in Jesus (and those who don’t), Romney has left us with a speech that further divides and Read More...

Atheists in Utah?

Video of news report on federal lawsuit filed by atheists to force stoppage of using crosses as tributes to fallen Utah Highway Patrol officers Wow. I didn’t know. Via: Fark.

Unholy Moly 2

From the Mormon-owned daily in Salt Lake: Deseret Morning News | Intro change in Book of Mormon spurs discussion In the interest of another viewpoint. My point in publishing this is that I believe Mormonism and the LDS church are a unique picture of American religion. When a change like Read More...