American Atheists, one of the most combative organizations dedicated to the promotion of secularism, has terminated its highly visible president, David Silverman, over allegations of financial and sexual misconduct.
"A story appeared today about something that happened in 2008. I was dismayed when it occurred, but was heartened the young woman came forward, was heard, and had her concerns taken seriously and addressed," tweeted Clinton.
More than 140 evangelical Christian women from across the political and theological spectrums have signed onto a statement calling churches to end the silence around violence against women and the church’s participation in it.
Minnesota Democratic Senator Al Franken recently announced that he will be resigning after being accused of sexual harassment. Following Franken’s announcement, Democrats have named Tima Smith, an abortion lobbyist, to replace Franken in the Senate.
Christian apologist Ravi Zacharias, the head of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM), has responded to allegations that he engaged in inappropriate text messaging with a woman he met at one of his conferences.
Amidst the slew of sexual misconduct allegations in politics, including accusations against members of Congress, America’s legislators have realized that more needs to be done to prevent these situations.