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Journalist To Be Killed By Mauritania For Blasphemy

The country of Mauritania is preparing to kill a man for the crime of blasphemy. The victim of the nation’s religious laws, a journalist named Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed, had written an article decrying an oppressive social system that has created a permanent underclass. In the course of his article, he questioned the wisdom of […]

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Against Intimidation = For Blasphemy

Professor Heiner Bielefeldt, a Catholic, had this testimony to offer in regard to the attempt by Irish conservatives to preserve and extend their country’s prohibition of blasphemy: “There is a growing consensus within the human rights community that we have to move away from anti-blasphemy laws which, as countless examples demonstrate, generally have intimidating effects […]

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The Blasphemer’s Creed

The writer at Holy Blasphemy proposes a new kind of religion – one that is built upon a foundation of blasphemy, rather than a rejection of blasphemy. The site asserts that “blasphemy is a profoundly moral act”. In support of this vision, Holy Blasphemy offers a Blasphemer’s Creed: “1. I believe in each individual’s right […]

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The 12 Days Of Blasphemy

Why offer one blasphemy at a time, when the Christmas carols come on in a constant, and often overlapping onslaught? This satire of the 12 Days Of Christmas offers the 12 Blasphemies of Christmas: On the 12th day of Christmas, my true love gave to me Jesus soaked in pee, nuns having sex, Krishna drinking […]

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Blasphemy Laws Kill The Rainbow Connection

Anti-blasphemy laws don’t just kill new ideas. They kill dreams. Killing dreams is explicitly what the anti-blasphemy laws of the Holy Bible are intended to do. The book of Deuteronomy, chapter 13, commands: “If a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, appears among you and announces to you a miraculous sign or wonder, and if […]

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An Angel Shooting Up Higher Into Heaven

One of the most absurd claims of Christianity is that their religion is so awesome that all we should ever want is to simply have the joy of knowing how good and true Christianity is. The Christian ideal for the afterlife is that we all will be allowed the privilege of singing praise to the […]

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If Jesus Is Always With You…

This blasphemy comes from Ask Asshole Jesus on Tumblr. Jesus says to his girlfriend, wearing a UCLA sweatshirt, “Put the book down and let’s get started on a baby Jesus.” “I said NO,” she responds. “You’re making baby Jesus cry.” “Just fuck off.” The point seems to be that, if Jesus is always with you, […]