Have you ever been at a family gathering where everyone in the group sits and waits for others to get a meal together, the tables set, the chairs assembled, and the food cooked and prepared? There…Continue
Matt Taibbi "The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap"Matt Taibbi's new book "The…Continue
The focus of my research in 1977-79 was on the factors that contribute to maintaining and sustaining family violence. I found that all institutions, family, church, education, health care, laws, and law enforcement did not take the word of a child or battered spouse seriously, ignored or denied abuse occurred, and did not do what was necessary to make changed that needed to be made. Furthermore, I found the highest incident rate of child abuse occurred in homes of the religious. This was…Continue
Fallen followers: Investigation finds 10 more dead children of faith healers
BOISE, Idaho – Peaceful Valley Cemetery sits on a windswept hill 30 miles east of Boise.
KATU’s Dan Tilkin covered many faith-healing stories.…Continue
As more and more ways of knowing become available, as more information easily comes through our computers, it is exciting to track down information to see if it is validated with evidence or repeated based on a belief. Sorting through the overload of news outlets with unreliable sources can be…Continue