Archive for the ‘hypocrisy’ Category

You Say You Want a Revolution?

Posted: 6th November 2017 by Robyn Jane in hypocrisy, justice, LGBTQ rights, rants
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Reading the November 2017 issue of The Empty Closet caused—as it usually does—me to experience mixed emotions. Joy, because of the stories about adoption and other loving family issues, and fear because my own government refuses to recognize my right to even exist . Having grown up in the ‘50s and ‘60s, I bought into […]

Look at this man: If Jesus truly heals the sick, why does Pat Robertson always look as if he has a terminal case of constipation? Might it have something to do with all the bullshit he peddles on TV? Here’s another: For a guy who supposedly preaches the Gospel of Christ, he sure spreads a […]

On Gods, Goddesses, and a Unifying Force

Posted: 25th July 2016 by Robyn Jane in hypocrisy, philosophy, religion

“When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things” (Bible, 1 Corinthians 13, King James Version). I was raised in a Christian household. Indeed, my father was a Lutheran minister, an Air Force […]

Matthew 25:40

Posted: 24th March 2016 by Robyn Jane in atheism, homophobia, hypocrisy, religion

The latest battle in the war being waged against gays, lesbians, trans folk and other gender-variant people is being fought in the name of Jesus. The fact that so many states in the Bible Belt are passing laws which make it legal to discriminate and practice other forms of hatred in the name of religious […]

On The Twelfth Day of EqualityThe haters gave to me… “The Confederate flag isn’t a symbol of racism, it’s a banner of pride in our heritage.” Maybe so, but what if Arnold Schwarzenegger, when he was governor of California, decided to fly the Nazi flag on the State Capitol grounds as a way of expressing […]