Tagged: religion

UPDATED: Child Abuse Victims Speak Out Against Former Fleetwood Mac Guitarist’s Kickstarter Campaign

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UPDATE: This Kickstarter campaign was cancelled at approximately 1:30 PM EST. The reason for the cancellation comes via a backer update posted today… Thank you for your support of Jeremy Spencer’s tour and music. We have received some truly unfortunate news from Jeremy and have to tell you Jeremy has had to postpone his tour… Read More

Satanic Monument Fully Funded On Indiegogo, Statue Image Released

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Crowdfunding is certainly used for a variety of endeavors and reasons, some of them quite strange. This one is right up there. We reported on the launch of a campaign to fund a monument to Satan about a month ago. Less than 30 days later that campaign is now fully-funded, having raised over a stated… Read More

Indiegogo Campaign Seeks Funding For Satanic Monument Alongside Ten Commandments At Oklahoma Capitol

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The separation of church and state is a contentious topic here in the United States, and a crowdfunding campaign launched by a spokesperson for the Satanic Temple seeks to prove a point by crowdfunding a monument to go alongside an existing Ten Commandments monument in Oklahoma. The story begins late last year with the erection… Read More

Indiegogo Campaign Crowdfunds Anti-Muslim Advertisements

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I have an earnest and sincere question for the LGBT community: Do you support Pamela Geller? Geller, who is one of the most active proponents of anti-Muslim attitudes in the United States, rose to notoriety as one of the key instigators of the Park51 backlash, misrepresenting a proposed Islamic Community Center (think a YMCA or Jewish Community Center) by calling… Read More

Crowdfunding site FaithLauncher Announces Partnership With Unkonventional Media

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To strengthen community ties between their audiences, and activate social media influence, crowdfunding site  FaithLauncher and UnKonventional Media have officially teamed up. Allysen Kerr, UnKonventional Media’s Founder and Publisher of Adapt Magazine described the partnership as one that supports her vision to “create media with a purpose.” “We accomplish this goal by creating content that… Read More

How Crowd Funding Mimics the Early Church

Poor social media. It’s received a lot of blame for relational difficulties in our day. The very tools that are supposed to help us connect can also put distance between us. Most commentary on the matter pushes us from one end of the spectrum to the other: either abstinence is espoused to avoid the misuse,… Read More