Category Archives: Justice

Atheist Inmates In Their Own Words: Critical Thinking Behind Bars

Oregon Correctional Institution

This post is part of a series on what it’s like to be an atheist in prison. To read other parts in the series, click here. Some of these inmates have done things that, to many of you, will be unforgivable. I will be disclosing some of their names, so you can easily find out

Sneak Preview: Atheist Inmates In Their Own Words

Norman Schlunt - Oregon

I am so excited to finally be announcing this series coming up on my blog. I have been working on it for several months now, and I can’t wait to see what you think. I’ve written to dozens of atheist inmates, mostly in the U.S., to ask them what being an atheist in prison is

Innocents: The Body Behind The Dumpster

Innocents: The Body Behind The Dumpster

This is an ongoing series telling the stories of wrongful convictions in North America. Some of these stories contain content that may disturb some of you, so if you’re at all squeamish, don’t read them. To read more of these stories, please¬†click here. If you have a story of someone wrongfully convicted, or you were

Why I’m Breaking Up With Catholics

Catholics

I knew this day was coming… I felt it creeping up on me slowly as I perused the PriestArrested subreddit. I could sense it looming just over the horizon as I watched Spotlight and read reports on various abuse scandal inquiries around the world. I could smell the day getting closer, I could almost touch

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This Jesus Lover Is The Perfect Example Of How Religion Eliminates Critical Thought

Electric Chair

Unless you’ve been reading my blog with your eyes closed, you know I am dead set against the death penalty. So much so, that I consider myself an anti-death penalty activist. Hopefully you’ve read my in-depth series on the death penalty here, but if you haven’t, here’s the long and short of my position delivered

Innocents: 21 Years For A False Rape Accusation

Brian Edward Franklin

This is an ongoing series telling the stories of wrongful convictions in North America. To read more of these stories, please click here. If you have a story of someone wrongfully convicted, or you were yourself and want to talk about it, please email me at mommy@godlessmom.com. See my two previous series on the American

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Innocents: Wheat Kings and Pretty Things

David Milgaard wrongful conviction

This is an ongoing series telling the stories of wrongful convictions in North America. To read more of these stories, please click here. If you have a story of someone wrongfully convicted, or you were yourself and want to talk about it, please email me at mommy@godlessmom.com. See my two previous series on the American

Innocents: Picking Cotton

Ronald Cotton

This is an ongoing series telling the stories of wrongful convictions in North America. To read more of these stories, please click here. If you have a story of someone wrongfully convicted, or you were yourself and want to talk about it, please email me at mommy@godlessmom.com. See my two previous series on the American

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Innocents: Too Late To Set Free

Prison graveyard

This is an ongoing series telling the stories of wrongful convictions in North America. To read more of these stories, please click here. If you have a story of someone wrongfully convicted, or you were yourself and want to talk about it, please email me at mommy@godlessmom.com. See my two previous series on the American

Innocents: The Body On The Levee

Body on the levee

This is an ongoing series telling the stories of wrongful convictions in North America. To read more of these stories, please click here. If you have a story of someone wrongfully convicted, or you were yourself and want to talk about it, please email me at mommy@godlessmom.com. See my two previous series on the American