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Phoenix City Council Votes To End Prayer Rather Than Let Satanists Lead It

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.05.2016 | Politics

For decades, the Phoenix City Council has begun each meeting with an opening prayer. While those invocations were typically Christian, the tradition ...

Satanists Move To Put Statue Of Goat-Headed Icon At Arkansas Capitol

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.08.2015 | Politics

His name is Baphomet. He's half man, half goat, with a large set of wings. If Satanists get their way, a large monument to the cloven-hoofed icon coul...

Atheists Join Hindus, Vegans, Satanists In Asking For State Capitol Monument

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.04.2015 | Politics

When Arkansas lawmakers passed a bill this year calling for the creation of a privately funded Ten Commandments monument at the state Capitol bui...

Friday Talking Points -- Run, Bernie, Run!

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.01.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Bernie Sanders deserves the Most Impressive Democrat award this week, because he threw his hat in the ring. No, he is not Elizabeth Warren. But, more importantly, he is running to become president, which she is not.

Friday Talking Points -- Getting Ready For Obama's Big Speech

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.18.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

This was a busy week in politics, as the Republicans in the new Congress began a bout of legislating and President Obama ramped up his agenda in preparation for next Tuesday's big speech to Congress and the country.

Satanic Temple Wins Battle To Bring Lucifer Display Inside Florida State Capitol

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 12.10.2014 | Religion

This year, Satan is slated to join the pantheon of gods and agendas making a stand inside Florida’s State Capitol building. The Satanic Temple su...

Jason Linkins

Oklahoma Governor Gives Free Publicity To Area Satanists For Some Reason | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.13.2014 | Politics

It's not every day that an American politician has to do battle with Minions Of Darkness, but this week, that responsibility seems to have fallen to O...

Satanists Cite Hobby Lobby In Campaign For Religious Exemption To Abortion Laws

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 07.28.2014 | Religion

A Satanist group is using the Hobby Lobby ruling to campaign for a religious exemption to anti-choice abortion laws. The Satanic Temple (TST) is a...

State Pol Debates Satanist

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.03.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Lucien Greaves and Rep. Paul Wesselhoft join HuffPost Live to discuss the disputed satanic monument that Greaves wants to build in front of the Oklaho...

Church Of Satan: 'Craigslist Killer' Isn't One Of Us

Posted 02.18.2014 | Crime

Satanists are distancing themselves from a murder suspect who claims that she killed more than 20 people as part of her involvement in a satanic cult....

State Places Moratorium On Capitol Monuments After Satanist Request

AP | SEAN MURPHY | Posted 12.19.2013 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — After hearing from satanists, Hindus and an animal rights group, the panel that oversees the grounds at the Oklahoma Capitol sa...

Friday Talking Points -- Republican Sandwich Filling Hits The Fan

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.12.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

One bit of minor calendar news before we get on with it: for the next two weeks, this column will be on hiatus. Instead, it will be pre-empted by our annual awards columns where we note the notable and laud the laudable from the past year.

Group Argues Satanic Monument Embodies 'American Values Of Inclusiveness And Equality'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.11.2013 | Politics

Lucien Greaves, spokesperson for the New York-based Satanic Temple, visited HuffPost Live on Tuesday to discuss his group's plans to erect a Satanic s...

Satanists Seek Statue On Oklahoma State House Steps

AP | By SEAN MURPHY | Posted 02.07.2014 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A satanic group unveiled designs Monday for a 7-foot-tall statue of Satan it wants to put at the Oklahoma state Capitol, where ...

'Hail Satan! Hail Rick Scott!'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.28.2013 | Politics

A group of self-proclaimed "satanists" staged a mock rally in support of Florida Gov. Rick Scott Friday for signing a bill that permits school distric...