Madeline Neumann and Why Society Should Stop Insulating Religion From Rational Scrutiny

On Wednesday Marathon Country District Attorney Jill Falstad annouced that Dale and Leilani Neumann would each be charged with second-degree reckless homicide (maximum punishment: 25 years in prison) for their failure to seek medical attention for their ailing daughter – relying instead on prayer – who withered away and died of a treatable form of … Continue reading

11-year-old dies because parents refused medical treatment, going instead with prayer

Can we please stop the madness? Fox News reports that 11-year-old Madeline Neumann of Weston, Wisconsin┬áhas died of a treatable form of diabetes. Why? Because her parents denied her medical treatment, going instead with prayer. This is absolute lunacy. This is worse than faith-based child abuse. Another child has died because her deluded parents felt … Continue reading