Religion

Knights of Columbus: Crusaders for Discrimination

Knights of Columbus: Crusaders for Discrimination

The Roman Catholic Church is structured like a medieval empire with the Pope serving as King, Cardinals as princes and arch-dukes, bishops as dukes, and priests as entitled nobility. Add to this mix laymen (and they are all men) acting as knights, as in the Knights of Columbus, and you have what essentially amounts to [...]

Humanists work to place secular banner in State House rotunda

Humanists work to place secular banner in State House rotunda

At 4pm on December 21, 2012, Kara Russo and Chris Young led a group of about twenty-five people into the Rhode Island State House and erected a small nativity scene at the base of the “Holiday Tree” not too far from the large Hanukah menorah. According to reports the group sang Christmas songs, engaged in [...]