Month: October 2017

Take religion. Remove God. Add #resistance. Meet The Satanic Temple.

"The house, which opened to the public in 2016, doubles as an art gallery. Each room is filled with unsettling, subversive art pieces that critique organized religion. One piece, by a local tattoo artist, depicts the victims of the Magdalene Laundries, nun-run institutions in Ireland where unmarried mothers and “fallen women” were confined in often brutal conditions. A small room off the gallery, filled with newspaper clippings and other historic items, is devoted to the “Gray Faction,” a branch of the Satanic Temple that focuses on covering and dispelling hoaxes like those that caused the “Satanic Panic” of the...

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For Satanists, Bible pages are their rolling papers

"At the Denver event, attended by about 50 people, it's a devil's ball — assuming the Dark One has a good sense of humor — and it's easy to see why they're attracting more members every day." Our comrades at The Satanic Temple Colorado were recently profiled at their latest event by The Rooster! To read the full story, click...

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Lucien Greaves Explains Why The Satanic Temple Isn’t Just Some Parody

It never fails. Whenever The Satanic Temple appears in the news, people always want to know what they believe (or don’t). Is it a real religion or a prank? What’s the connection to Anton LaVey? Seth Andrews recently spoke with Temple spokesperson Lucien Greaves and released this video of Greaves answering a variety of questions. Read more...

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Remembrance of traumas past

An excellent letter recounting the crimes of the past, and their persistence into the present, perpetrated by the mental health professionals who propagated the Satanic Panic. Frustratingly, we find ourselves still fighting against the Satanic Panic-propagating ISSTD, long after the therapies they endorse have proven harmful Visit Grey Faction to learn more. Grey Faction is a sub-organization of The Satanic Temple dedicated to combating irrational conspiracy theory-based moral panics, modern witch-hunts, and the discredited therapeutic practices that still haunt us from beyond the formally recognized Satanic Panic era. To read the full article, click...

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