“The greatest representative of autonomy is Satan,” say dismal anti-abortion kooks at “Created Equal.” I might put that quote on my business cards.
The face of Modern Satanism is most often as an adversary. But it’s the nature of words, ideas, people, and, yes, religions, to rarely be just one thing.
In European myth, werewolves were the servants of Satan. Today, media about that myth–like the 1941 classic “The Wolf Man”–can serve Satanic ends too.
Wouldn’t it be lovely if, in Satan, we found the reality of the idea that everyone should be their true selves that society so often fails to deliver on?
Fox News axed host for talk about Satanic sacrifice conspiracies & “Moloch,” but this belief is EXTREMELY common with the freaks who make up their audience.
When Hollywood invokes ancient dogma, it affirms violent prejudices. But even “American Horror Story” of all things has a better (or at least alternate) way.