Pagan/Wiccan Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Ex-Con: Prison Punished Me for SatanismBy Kelly WeillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    Monica Lujan is suing the nation's largest prison company for taking away her Satanic bible and saying she was "the devil herself." A New Mexico private prison discriminated against a Satanist inmate, confiscating her clothing and calling her "the devil herself," she claims in a new lawsuit.

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  2. Ex-Con: Prison Punished Me for SatanismRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Monica Lujan is suing the nation's largest prison company for taking away her Satanic bible and saying she was "the devil herself." A New Mexico private prison discriminated against a Satanist inmate, confiscating her clothing and calling her "the devil herself," she claims in a new lawsuit.

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  3. The Golden BoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Edward Champion's Return of the Reluctant

    James George Frazer's thirteen volume opus is a fascinating glimpse into the way that myths and rituals have always defined humankind and is highly recommended for any serious reader. But what does it say about the way we live now? And how can it help us make sense of the current political nightmare? It is somewhat difficult to obtain a decent print edition of the Third Edition of The Golden Bough without getting fleeced by some squirrely operator working out of a shady storage unit in the middle of nowhere.

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  4. 10 annoying Facebook statuses you'll definitely see this ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Evening Times

    You may intend it as a vehicle for amusing cat videos or keeping track of far-flung friends, but we'll bet every day you log on you see at least one post that ticks you off. From the irritation of someone you didn't even really like in high school posting sickeningly beautiful shots of their holiday in Asia, to the frankly enraging vagueness of posts such as "You just can't count on some people.

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  5. I'm with her: In a tough year for women, I choose the Virgin MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Pope Francis looks at a statue of the Virgin Mary during a mass at St Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. I think of President-elect Donald Trump, for whom "locker-room talk" involves boasting about sexual assault; who has threatened to sue the women accusing him of the same; who has made well-nigh incestuous comments about his own daughter.

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  6. Eastern Maine pagans celebrate pride dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Merlin Littlefield, Michael Kelly and Alana Cassanelli lead a drum circle during Eastern Maine Pagan Pride Day on Saturday at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Bangor. Brothers Sebastian Campbell, 7, and Elliot Campbell, 9, listen to stories from Aesop's Fables being read to them by Alana Cassanelli during Eastern Maine Pagan Pride Day on Saturday at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Bangor.

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  7. The Old Trout Puppet WorkshopOf masks and men.Calgary-based Old Trout ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Nuvo

    "There is a murky world of magic and spirits that lurks just beyond the rational realm," explains Judd Palmer, co-founder of the Calgary -based Old Trout Puppet Workshop . "And it's a world that humans need to connect with now and then."

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  8. Let them eat cakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | Castanet.net

    I looked into the range of traditions around the world. It seems logical to celebrate another year of existence, but I had no idea there were so many ways to do it.

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  9. A Fairytale Kingdom Faces Real-Life TroublesRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2016 | National Geographic

    In Obinitsa, Estonia, a young Seto girl named Liisi LA iv wears a traditional costume in her grandparents' garden. Seto women typically have both an old costume and a new one.

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  10. Love Itself: Leonard Cohen's Holy TouchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Leonard Cohen, who died Thursday at the age of 82, compelled us to dwell on the relationship between the profane and the profound. ullstein bild via Getty Images hide caption Leonard Cohen, who died Thursday at the age of 82, compelled us to dwell on the relationship between the profane and the profound.

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  11. Federal appeals court rules New Mexico Ten Commandments monument unconstitutionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Jurist

    The lawsuit [complaint, PDF] was initially filed in 2012 against the city of Bloomfield [official website] by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of two residents who are members of the Wiccan religion [advocacy websites]. The appeals court affirmed the lower court ruling citing the First Amendment [text], which requires that government action can't endorse a specific religion.

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  12. Court rules Bloomfield, NM, must remove monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Silver City Sun-News

    The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit upheld a federal judge's ruling that a Ten Commandments monument erected in 2011 outside of Bloomfield City Hall violates the U.S. Constitution. Court rules Bloomfield, NM, must remove monument FARMINGTON - The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit upheld a federal judge's ruling that a Ten Commandments monument erected in 2011 outside of Bloomfield City Hall violates the U.S. Constitution.

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  13. Court rules Bloomfield must remove monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Court rules Bloomfield must remove monument The court of appeals ruled that an objective observer would view the Ten Commandments monument as a religious endorsement. Check out this story on lcsun-news.com: FARMINGTON - The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit upheld a federal judge's ruling that a Ten Commandments monument erected in 2011 outside of Bloomfield City Hall violates the U.S. Constitution.

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  14. Bolivians tote decorated human skulls to request favors in annual festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | The China Post

    Hundreds of Bolivians have carried human skulls adorned with flowers to a cemetery in the capital city of La Paz, asking for health, money, love and other favors. The devotees brought the skulls known as "natitas" for a short Mass at the cemetery Tuesday.

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  15. Salem co-creator Adam Simon explains 3X01Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Highlights from the video: * The title of the episode, 'After the Fall' is a reference to Arthur Miller, whose play 'The Crucible' they've "traumatized" in Salem. 'The Fall' often refers to the fall of humanity, when the Devil tempted us to disobey God's number 1 injunction to not eat the apple.

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  16. Priest blames gays for earthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Metro UK News

    It is a well known scientific fact that gays cause bad weather , now we're the reason why earthquakes happen. A priest has said that he believes that people in central Italy have suffered 'divine punishment' as a result of same-sex civil unions being allowed.

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  17. ISIS to US Muslims: Don't vote, spill bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | Ynetnews

    The Islamic State's communications department published an article calling for Muslims in the United States to boycott the upcoming presidential elections, and to perpetrate attacks against those who do vote. The ISIS may be fighting to keep its grasp on the Iraqi city of Mosul, but its communications department is attempting to influence another front: The United States.

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  18. Satanic Panic Hits Hillary Clinton with Podesta LeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2016 | NewsBlaze

    John David Podesta is the Chairman of the 2016 Hillary Clinton presidential campaign. Previously, he was Chief of Staff to President Bill Clinton and was Counselor to President Barack Obama.

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  19. Hillary Clinton: High Priestess of Western InfanticideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | American Thinker

    Hillary Clinton stands out as the prime purveyor of the practice of infanticide in Western society. She sells it as a merchant sells his wares and never misses an opportunity to declare a "woman's right to choose" as if the key "choice" involved appears at that juncture instead of at the moment a woman "chooses" to use her body as an amusement park for pleasure any time she is swarmed with desire, with no regard for the meaning and outcome of sexual abandonment.

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  20. .com | Priest blames Italy earthquakes on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | News24

    Rome An Italian priest has said the recent earthquakes that have shaken the country, killing hundreds and leaving tens of thousands homeless, were "divine punishment" for gay civil unions, earning the Vatican's wrath. Father Giovanni Cavalcoli, a theologian known for his hardline views, made the comments on October 30, the day central Italy was struck by a 6.6-magnitude quake the most powerful to hit the country in 36 years according to Italian media.

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