Over the last six months, things changed, and things stayed the same.
As a whole, the terror, harassment and oppression perpetuated by institutional religion has continued. Fear-mongering is rampant.
To a degree though, many people within these organisations do a great amount of good work. And at this point, it is important to remember, and re-focus upon the idea that while the formalised divisions within a religion might cause great harm, there are often individuals striving for the best in the world around them.