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What Would Jesus Eat? How a Sketchy 'Biblical' Diet Was Sold to MAGA America

Inside the rise and fall of a popular diet marketed as "Donald Trump’s Plan to Make America Thin Again."
Jed Oelbaum
8.27.19
Religion

When a Binding Contract With God Means Staying Silent on Sexual Abuse

Evangelical megachurches are leaning on a favorite tool of corporations to protect themselves from liability in the MeToo era.
Alex Norcia
6.17.19
Roy Moore

Dating Teenage Girls Isn't Politically Toxic in the US Bible Belt

Having grown up in heavily evangelical Arkansas, I have more than one friend who married a much older man as a teenager.
Monica Potts
11.14.17
jesus

Needing Proof to Believe in Jesus Means You Have No Faith

The new film 'The Case for Christ​' presents a half-baked 'investigation' of Jesus's resurrection myth.
Josiah M. Hesse
4.16.17
Stuff

The Women Fighting Back Against the Christian Cult that Forbids Birth Control

The "Quiverfull" movement's "pro-life rhetoric on steroids" puts its members at risk, according to these former believers.
Dylan Brethour
10.22.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Election Class of 2016: Ted Cruz Is Crazy Like A Fox

The Texas Republican is quietly positioning himself as the last man standing when the Trump bubble finally pops.
Kevin Lincoln
8.21.15
Stuff

Have a Satanic Fourth of July, Everybody!

Satanists are all about freedom, and isn't today Independence Day?
Sophie Saint Thomas
7.4.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Christian Ted Cruz Supporters Released an Insane Rap Song

Sometimes, you have to use the Devil's tools to fight the Lord's cause.
Jennifer Schaffer
5.27.15
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Ted Cruz's Evangelical Ghost Army

The Tea Party televangelist thinks he can reunite the Christian Right.
Grace Wyler
3.24.15
Film

A Look Back at 'Marjoe,' the 1972 Documentary About Evangelical Con Men

I spoke with the film's co-director Sarah Kernochan about why the Academy Award–winning doc was lost for three decades, and how it was found again.
Josiah M. Hesse
12.23.14
News

Pope Francis Says Evolution and the Big Bang Are OK by Him

The pontiff continued his streak of saying things that make liberals swoon when he said that God wasn't a "magician with a magic wand."
Allie Conti
10.28.14
News

Subpoenaing Sermons About Gay People Is a Terrible Idea

Annise Parker, the openly gay Democratic mayor of Houston, has thrown Christian conservatives the juiciest of bones.
Emily DePrang
10.21.14
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