religion

Why A Creationist Museum Matters

by Justin Robbins Although there are many issues about which people tend to care very deeply, few have the emotional resonance and potential volatility as religion. Speaking both historically, and contemporarily, religion lies at the root of some of the humanity’s more remarkable artistic and…

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Of Wolves and Sheep

(Note:  Good news!  Readers here will be pleased to know that Justin Robbins is now a regular contributor to the Cowgirl Blog, thus his posts will no longer say “GUEST POST” but will simply indicate that they are “Posted by: Justin Robbins” as this one…

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Heavenly Polygamy

A few right-wingers came out with predictable fake outrage last week, when Brian Schweitzer suggested that Mitt Romney might be squeamish about talking openly about his Mexican heritage due to the presence of polygamists in his line of ancestors. The talking point fashioned by Montana…

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The Dirty Trick Republicans Played on the Catholic Bishops

The Catholic bishops shocked the nation this week when they came out loud and strong against birth control. Since studies show even 98% of Catholic women use birth control at some point in their lives, it makes you wonder why they did it. After all, laws…

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