On the Intersection of Polyamory, the Causes of Heteronormativity, and Human Reproductive Biology

Heteronormativity is NOT merely a product of white supremacy & capitalism. It is literally the only biologically possible sexuality for human progeny. Has religion & white gov used it for greedy gain? Yes. But, throw out white supremacy #churchianity & exploitation, not biology. — Lamb's Harbinger (aka @OtterFella) (@LambsHarbinger) October 25, 2019 Also, as a …

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I’m a Marriage Counselor. Here’s What I Want Christians to Know About Domestic Spiritual Abuse | Sojourners

Here are 15 signs that spiritual abuse may be taking place in your home or that of someone you love. This list is certainly not exhaustive, but it’s a start. — Read on sojo.net/articles/im-marriage-counselor-heres-what-i-want-christians-know-about-domestic-spiritual-abuse

Former independent fundamental Baptists share their stories (2) | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

They were terrorized, trapped and even sexually abused. Now, these former members of independent fundamental Baptist churches share how their experiences will affect the rest of their lives. — Read on http://www.star-telegram.com/living/religion/article222807340.html READ THE ENTIRE 4 PART SERIES and BACKSTORY HERE

Inside Star-Telegram fundamental Baptist abuse investigation | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram interviewed more than 200 members, ex-members and clergy and reviewed hundreds of documents during its eight-month investigation into sexual abuse at independent fundamental Baptist churches. — Read on amp.star-telegram.com/living/religion/article222576635.html READ THE ENTIRE 4 PART SERIES and BACKSTORY HERE

Former independent fundamental Baptists share their stories (1) | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Former members of independent fundamental Baptist churches describe a culture and teachings that impact the rest of their lives. The following quotes are taken from interviews. — Read on http://www.star-telegram.com/living/religion/article222576550.html READ THE ENTIRE 4 PART SERIES and BACKSTORY HERE

Church ties, pastors’ friendships allow abusers to escape | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

A pattern of cover-ups and the shuffling of suspected abusers among churches and universities that are part of the independent fundamental Baptist movement. — Read on http://www.star-telegram.com/living/religion/article222576430.html READ THE ENTIRE 4 PART SERIES and BACKSTORY HERE

Fundamental Baptist church pastors cover up sex abuse, rape | Fort Worth Star-Telegram

An investigation into US fundamental Baptist churches found more than 400 sexual misconduct allegations. More than 160 pastors, ministers and Christian leaders have been accused of committing crimes against children. — Read on http://www.star-telegram.com/living/religion/article222576310.html READ THE ENTIRE 4 PART SERIES and BACKSTORY HERE

David & Bathsheba: Mutually Consensual Adultery or Effective Rape?

Is it a story of 2-way forbidden lust and salacious gratification? Or, does the biblical account of David and Bathsheba expose a favored king, who abused his authority in order to effectively rape his prey? One's answer not only makes direct implication upon ethics & anthropology (rightly understanding humans) but also on theology (rightly understanding …

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