Pentecostal Pastors in Nigeria Are Rolling in Money — and Political Power

Recent scandals involving pastors have prompted calls for greater oversight of their churches, but critics are cynical about the likelihood of reform.


As Women Die from Illegal Abortions in Brazil, Presidential Candidates Remain Silent

More than 200,000 Brazilian women go to hospitals annually with complications following abortions. Many of them die and many others don't seek help at all, fearing arrest.


One of the Stars of '10 Things I Hate About You' Started a Religion

Andrew Keegan, of 10 Things I Hate About You fame, recently started a church in Venice Beach, California. We visited it to find out why he swapped his acting career to lead a religion.


Tennessee Pentecostal Snake Handlers Don’t Care About the Law

You can have Pastor Amblin's snakes when you pry them from his cold, dead hands.