About Warren Blumenfeld

Dr. Warren J. Blumenfeld is author of Warren’s Words: Smart Commentary on Social Justice (Purple Press); co-editor ofReadings for Diversity and Social Justice (Routledge) and Investigating Christian Privilege and Religious Oppression in the United States (Sense); editor of Homophobia: How We All Pay the Price (Beacon Press), and co-author of Looking at Gay and Lesbian Life (Beacon Press).

John Kasich’s Anachronistic Traveling Show

John Kasich is not the saving grace of the GOP, and Warren J Blumenfeld tells us why.

Democratize The Electoral System

We must finally and fully scrap the undemocratic Electoral College system.

Religious Freedom Laws Permit Freedom to Discriminate

“States Rights” and “Religious Beliefs” have long served as the allied battle cry to deny people’s rights.

The Reality of How Women are Treated by the Republican Party

Trump’s recent comments about abortions aren’t as surprising when looked at in the context of the Republican party’s treatment of women.

The Terrorism of Depriving Self-Definition

When people kill themselves because of the way someone makes them feel, they are being terrorized.

Radical Christian Terrorists

If we identify Islamic terrorists by their religion, why not Christian terrorists?

New Movement Meeting the Needs of White Lives

What’s happened that’s left white people feeling so left out?

Cruz Control of U.S. Muslims

Why are politicians making a habit of treating citizens as “others?”

DSM as Political Guidebook

Trying to understand what the heck is wrong with our politicians? Understanding psychiatry may help.

Don’t Confuse Fascist Nationalism for Patriotism

Politicians would rather blame poverty within our communities and low achievement in our schools on the “cultures” of those suffering from the inequities.

Christian Proselytizing as a Form of Oppression

While many Christians view proselytizing as offering the gift of Jesus to the “unbelievers,” many if not most individuals of other faiths and many non-believers consider this as not merely an imposition or as manipulation, but, in fact, consider this as a form of oppression.

Ronald Reagan’s Legacy of Poverty and Death

How a President’s legacy will forever be tainted by his lethal beliefs.

I Proudly Embrace ‘Political Correctness’

What’s so bad about speaking an educated, responsible truth?

Paul Ryan Needs a U.S. History Refresher Course

Brush up on your history; Republican DO have a history of bigotry and playing on people’s prejudices.

‘Spotlight’ And Laying Down The Law

Warren J Blumenfeld shares an article he wrote for The Harvard Crimson in 1986, leaving it to us to see if things have changed much since then.

Religious Oppression: Checking Your God’s Privilege

Check out Dr. Warren J Blumenfeld’s powerful slides on religious privilege.