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We can and we must make fun of faith

Annie Laurie Gaylor

“You cannot provoke. You cannot insult the faith of others. You cannot make fun of the faith of others.” So chided Pope Francis yesterday in Manila, speaking after the terrorist murders of the staff of the French satiric magazine, Charlie Hebdo. While claiming he wasn’t blaming the victims, that the violent attack wasn’t justified, that’s […]

Coward Donohue doesn’t understand liberty

Andrew Seidel

Yesterday I slammed Bill Donohue of the Catholic League for blaming Charlie Hebdo’s journalists for being murdered.  Now he’s doubled down and tried to alter his message at the same time. Even conservative religious mouthpieces, whom I rarely agree with, like Megyn Kelly of Fox News and Hugh Hewitt, are attacking Donohue.  (I never thought I’d […]