Tag Archive for child abuse

Bullying: It’s Not Just For Kids (Corporal Punishment Is Alive And Well In Many US Schools)

“As the severity of corporal punishment in the delinquent’s developmental history increases, so does the probability that he will engage in a violent act.” – Dr. Ralph Welsh School children are getting assaulted every day from first grade, all the way to their senior year. It’s not only perfectly legal, but widely practiced and even condoned.…

How to Scare the Shit out of Your Kid

“God knows everything, is everywhere and is the more powerful than anything or anyone” – Moms and Dads everywhere Very young children lack the ability to understand the concepts of omnipresence and omnipotence in a way that doesn’t completely scare the shit out of them. Adults, for the most part, have lost the ability to…

Scaring Your Kids Into Religious Intolerance

Most of the candy sold during this season has been dedicated and prayed over by witches. I do not buy candy during the Halloween season. Curses are sent through the tricks and treats – Kimberly Daniels (700 Club) Here we are in October again, one of the busiest times of year for Evangelical Christianity, Inc.  Easter…

Another Child Dead, Another Christian Parent In Jail

TULSA – Mia Fleming of Fox News Channel 23 in Tulsa reported on a story about a woman named Susan Grady, who relied on prayer to heal her son.  Nine-year-old Aaron Grady died and Susan Grady was arrested Friday morning, booked into the Tulsa County Jail.  Susan was a member of the “Church of the First Born”…

Your Children Will Be Tortured – Guaranteed

I’ve been to hell.  It’s in Alabama. In fact, it’s in all fifty states and probably in other countries, as well.  But, here in the United States, we do hell like it’s nobody’s business.  Well, OK, maybe not the REAL hell because everyone knows that the REAL hell is forever and ever and ever and…

Pedophilia and the Catholic Church

Pope Benedict XVI said Saturday he is “truly sorry” for the abuse suffered by victims at the hands of Catholic priests in Ireland. He addressed the church abuse crisis an 18-page letter and it is going to be read in churches across Ireland on Sunday.  He says he is “deeply disturbed by the information which…

Texas Textbooks Tragically Toasted

By now just about everyone has heard about the Texas School Board and their rewriting of history in the Social Studies curriculum.  I am sure that most of you have already been explained the fact that due to the large number of students in the Texas school system, that whatever Texas teaches, most of the…

Child Abuse in the Name of God

Today’s entry was originally going to be two separate posts, but I decided to combine them because they are both linked to Christian ideologies that end up in both the abuse and the death of children.  On the surface, they appear to be very different, but the unchecked and/or enabled natural progression of any mental…

When Faith Kills Children

OREGON CITY, Ore. – A judge sentenced Jeffrey and Marci Beagley each should serve 16 months in prison. They were convicted of criminally negligent homicide in the 2008 death of their 16-year-old son Niel.  He died of complications from a congenital urinary tract blockage, a condition that is normally treated very easily.  He died because…