Creeps and Shariah

A perfect and perfectly horrifying example has emerged of what I was talking about when I said that the American Religious Right is in favor of their own version of the religious laws they pretend to defend us against. CBS journalist Lara Logan was assaulted in Egypt, and a lot of the response is about her looks and whether she should be a journalist, especially in dangerous places. It’s truly evil.

Let’s have just a quick refresher, shall we?

You show me a Christian Dominionist and I’ll show you the American Taliban.

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Literata is a Wiccan priestess and writer. She edited Crossing the River: An Anthology in Honor of Sacred Journeys, and her poetry, rituals, and nonfiction have appeared in works such as Mandragora, Unto Herself, and Anointed as well as multiple periodicals. Literata has presented rituals and workshops at Sacred Space conference, Fertile Ground Gathering, and other mid-Atlantic venues. Literata offers healing and divination services as well as customized life-cycle rituals. She is currently completing her doctoral dissertation in history with the support of her husband and four cats.
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