Monthly Archives: December 2012


Reader Praise for Moral Combat: Black Atheists, Gender Politics, and the Values Wars

“I was one of the first to buy Hutchinson’s new book, and after reading it, we interviewed her on Freethought Radio. It is a wonderful book! Well, if I can use the word “wonderful” to describe a sometimes disturbing deep-and-wide look at how religion (especially Christianity) has harmed the African-American […]


Nice White Boys Next Door and Mass Murder – By Sikivu Hutchinson, from the Feminist Wire

Standing in line at the California Science Center the day of the mass murder at Sandy Hook Elementary school, my students wondered aloud about the race of the shooter.  “More than likely he was white,” they agreed. As the only people of color waiting to be admitted to the exhibit, […]


Forthcoming February 2013: Godless Americana: Race and Religious Rebels (Excerpt)

It’s a good time to be Christian in America. The dark dirty era of persecution has receded and being Christian, shouting it loud and balls to the breeze proud without the possibility of rebuke, is sexy. Ads from Internet dating sites like Christian Singles beckon during prime time, the Christian […]