Month: July 2017

Lilith Starr – Naked Diner Podcast

Time for another episode of The Naked Diner Podcast with this week's guest Lilith Starr from The Satanic Temple - Seattle Chapter This week on the show Jack and Andy sit down with Lilith Starr, author of The Happy Satanist and chapter head of The Satanic Temple – Seattle. Lilith discusses her struggles with depression and addiction, and how Satanism helped her to overcome her maladies, The Satanic Temple’s After School Satan Clubs, upcoming events within the organization’s Seattle Chapter, and using Satanism to find a sense of community. To find out more, you can check out Lilith’s book on Amazon, or it’s...

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Lucien Greaves Grey Faction Illustrations

Original Artwork by The Satanic Temple's Lucien Greaves: "I'm making illustrations for chapbooks to be sold exclusively through The Satanic Temple in Salem. This one is for a Grey Faction booklet on The Strange Death of Jude Mirra (see the report onGreyFaction.org for that story). "I want to aggressively punish god" was a statement supposedly made by the non-verbal Jude Mirra via the debunked method of "facilitated communication."...

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TST AZ: SINthetic Meet and Greet

The Satanic Temple Arizona chapter had a successful Meet & Greet at The Grid: Games and Growlers in Mesa, Arizona. "Join us for a fun filled night in Mesa's best barcade The Grid: Games and Growlers. The Meet and Greet is open to friends, members and allies of The Satanic Temple - Arizona Chapter. This is your chance to meet the Council, ask questions, and find ways to get involved. The Grid has graciously been hosting a dropbox for our Menstruatin' with Satan charity campaign and we are most grateful that they were willing to openly support our cause....

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Why Boca wants private holiday park displays out (Hint: Satanic signs)

Read the full story on Palm Beach Post City leaders say the move would relieve the burden of policing the displays. “When (police are) being called to respond to these vandalism issues, they’re taking officers away from other people who might need it,” said Chrissy Gibson, city spokeswoman. She added that the decision to place city-owned displays is not yet official. “We’ll hear from the public (at the meeting),” Gibson said. Smith intended to cause a stir. He’s a member of an organization called the Freedom from Religion Foundation, and said he knew the pentagram would spark conversation about...

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Queer Satanism by Ash Astaroth

Read the full story HERE Queer, originally simply meaning strange or peculiar, started being used as a pejorative towards anyone not cisgendered or heterosexual in the late 19th century incidentally around the same time that occultists and social justice advocates began reclaiming Satan from its previous pejorative use. The French Revolution inspired people to empower themselves against the tyranny of their government and Church by reclaiming Satan. The AIDS crisis in the 1980s similarly inspired some LGBT people to to reclaim Queer in response to the conformity and complacency they perceived in the LGBT movement and our government which...

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