Tony Ortega Wants You To Know He’s Infuriated by Tax Exemptions for Churches

For a while now it has been something of a passion project of the militant atheists like Tony Ortega to gin up support for removing tax free status churches and other religious institutions depend on as a means of destroying systems of belief they disagree with.

Citing what Ortega calls “some completely infuriating reasons”, he

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For Tony Ortega, Anonymous Donors and Sponsored Content Raise More Questions Than They Answer

For a while now people have been wondering about Tony Ortega’s Social Media. We here have spent a fair amount of page space exploring this question ourselves. Of late there have been a rise in what we might call ‘guest posts’ while Ortega’s own writing remains missing in action. It raises one very important

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US VS THEM

Us-vs.-them thinking. It really is what drives atheists like Tony Ortega, Jeffery Augustine and their band of online trolls.

When critics began reviewing Tony Ortega’s attempt at book-writing, they damned it for its tedious repetition of recycled hearsay and nauseating ‘woe is me’ self-victimizing. The following typical review on Amazon gives some idea of the

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Fear Over Reason: Conspiracy Thinking

Indeed, one of the chief problems with more pernicious conspiracy theories is that they oversimplify world events in order to find a scapegoat to blame.Conspiracies are a part of human nature. They exist at every level of human interaction, from claims that the Illuminati was responsible for World War I to questioning wither fluoridating water

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How the Anti-Scientology Movement Manipulates

Social scientists who study minority religions have observed that the main activity of the hate groups that oppose them is to create a moral panic around a targeted minority religion strong enough to make governments react.

This is directly from the playbook critics of minority religions routinely use.

Many studies were commissioned in Europe and

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Ortega’s Petty Pursuit

From time to time we here like to drop in on Tony Ortega’s blog to see what dire, hysterical story he’s breathlessly hawking these days. Someone has to do it. In this spirit of ‘taking one for the team’ we logged on to Ortega’s blog to see what had him ranting.

What we

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Tony Ortega Hive Mentality

On this blog we’ve seen how people like Tony Ortega, Mike Rinder, Karen de la Carriere, Jeffrey Augustine and Rod Keller attempt to control and manipulate the flow of information.

Time and time again we’ve seen evidence of Ortega censoring comments on his blog or in his Twitter feed that run contrary to his self-imposed

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Tony Ortega’s Red Meat Diet

Why do people put up with Tony Ortega’s extreme bias? Clearly Ortega has a long track record of saying things that are false or exaggerated. Often he will take these exaggerated claims and mix them with just enough things that are occasionally true to make his ‘reporting’ feel like journalism. With his selected ‘facts’ Ortega

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Tony Ortega’s Crusade of Intolerance Makes Him His Own Worst Enemy

Simply put, Tony Ortega’s crusade of intolerance against religious belief of any stripe needs a particular type of environment in order to survive. There can be no free exchange of ideas or challenging of deep rooted assumptions. There can be no rigorous debates on merits of differing points of view. And under no circumstance can

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Silverstein’s Mysterious Real Estate Purchases

Recently we explained how Tony Ortega has jumped from wife to wife eventually landing on his third and most recent, Arielle Silverstein.

We will be taking a more in-depth look at her this week, but we felt it might be helpful to offer a quick overview first.

Arielle Silverstein (aka Arielle Silberstein) is an attorney

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