Author Archives: Bob Felton

Excused ignorance

It seems that the Republican legislature in the Buckeye State has passed a measure which excuses high school students from learning the rudiments of biology — specifically, evolution — so long as they are sincere in their ignorance. Ohio lawmakers … Continue reading

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Quote for the day

The Bible is not what Evangelicals claim it is. Educated Evangelical preachers know this, yet on Sundays they play make-believe, leading congregants to think that the Bible is the very words of God/Jesus. These preachers know this is a lie, … Continue reading

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More problems for Paige Patterson

Paige Patterson, a leader of the SBC’s so-called Conservative Resurgence and fired as the head of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary for mishandling sexual misconduct complaints, now faces fire for a letter written upon the election of the denomination’s first black … Continue reading

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Anti-LGBTQ job advertisement pulled

This is interesting: Responding to member pressure, the American Geophysical Union and the Geological Society of America have cancelled publication on their Web sites of a job advertisement from Brigham Young University. The reason is that BYU has an honor … Continue reading

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The Ethics of #Resistance

Before Donald Trump was even inaugurated, I urged professionals to leave government service if they could and refuse to work for Donald Trump if a position were offered. Continue reading

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