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When Mister Rogers Rankled Witches

Michael G. Long | Posted 10.29.2015 | Religion
Michael G. Long

Fred Rogers often encountered criticism from viewers of 'Mister Rogers' Neighborhood.' In letter after letter, irate viewers criticized everything from his generous views of divine grace to his pacifist approach to war to his bold decision to show the erect nipple of a breast-feeding mother.

New Mexico Wiccans Sue City Over Ten Commandments Monument

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.14.2014 | Politics

Two followers of the modern pagan faith Wicca are suing the city of Bloomfield, N.M in federal court over a 3,000-pound Ten Commandments monument on B...

What You Need To Know About Paganism

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 02.09.2014 | Religion

With evil witches and flying wizards dominating entertainment media, it's no wonder there is such confusion about paganism and Wicca. These real, live...

Three Times a Lady: Tales With Triple Witches

Pamela J. Grossman | Posted 11.18.2013 | Religion
Pamela J. Grossman

Three magical women are captivating, because they transcend the simple positive/negative dichotomy. They aren't enemies in a "good witch" v. "bad witch" scenario, but are a force to be reckoned with as a collective.

The Year of the Witch

Pamela J. Grossman | Posted 09.14.2013 | Religion
Pamela J. Grossman

The archetype of the witch is long overdue for celebration. Daughters, mothers, queens, virgins, wives, et al. derive meaning from their relation to another person. Witches, on the other hand, have power on their own terms. They have agency. They create. They praise.

Real-Life Witches? | Posted 03.12.2012 | Weird News

Most people think of witches as make-believe old crones with pointy hats who tempt children into gingerbread houses. But today, witches aren't just...