Category Archives: Arizona

I’ll be in Arizona this weekend.

I’ll be at the ASU origins project on Violence this weekend among other things so if you are there maybe I’ll see you. http://origins.asu.edu/events/great-debate-transcending-our-origins-violence-humanity-and-future

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Arizona campus preacher tells anti-rape protesters: ‘You deserve rape’

Christian preacher Dean Saxton wants women to know that they deserve to be raped.  ‘You Deserve Rape’ sign causes controversy on UA campus. Arizona campus preacher to anti-rape protesters: ‘You deserve rape’ Saxon was quoting as saying: if you dress … Continue reading

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“Academic freedom” bill proposed by Arizona state senate.

These so called academic freedom bills have been making their way around various states the last ten years or so. In fact, one just died in committee in Colorado. Now we have one on the docket in Arizona. amending Title15, … Continue reading

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Arizona Republicans Propose Bill That Would Not Allow Atheists To Graduate High School

So I ran across this on the Friendly Atheist today.  Since it is in my home state I felt I should comment. Bill HB2467 has been put forward in by Republicans in the Arizona legislature  which requires students to repeat … Continue reading

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FLDS church memebers bury cat alive in Concrete?

Wow, I wish I had something creative to say here, but this is just sick. Cat Buried Alive In Concrete A Warning Message From Polygamists? The cat was discovered at the home of an ex-FLDS member who has spoken out … Continue reading

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Jail Time for Phoenix man in jail over bible study.

Jail Time for Phoenix Man Who Hosted Bible Study at His Home Well, that’s what the headlines of the all the articles read. But then we all know how the press loves sensationalism. Truthfully when I first read about this … Continue reading

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Arizona High School Forfeits Baseball Final over Female Player

Arizona High School Forfeits Baseball Final over Female Player Paige Sultzbach  I’ve written about this before but Conservative Christians usually don’t respect women, they think they do, but clearly have no idea what respect actually is.  What they respect is … Continue reading

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Arizona passed a law banning funding to Planed Parent hood.

So a law was just signed into law banning any funds from going to places preform abortion including Planed Parent hood. Sometimes I am so disappointed in my state, all they have done is cut funding that helps many poor women get … Continue reading

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Forget Employers Refusing to Cover Contraception. Arizona Bill Would Allow Them to Fire You For Using It

Forget Employers Refusing to Cover Contraception. Arizona Bill Would Allow Them to Fire You For Using It Arizona House Bill 2625, authored by Majority Whip Debbie Lesko, R-Glendale, would permit employers to ask their employees for proof of medical prescription … Continue reading

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Asking to be treated as equal citizens is “whiny”…apperently.

First I’ll apologize for not posting more.  Skyrim has been taking up a lot of my time lately so I haven’t been keeping up with things very well. I happened to read something interesting today between calls at work and … Continue reading

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