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Nov 16 2023
Freedom to express one’s religion has increasingly become a hot-button issue in America as the nation backslides in its general belief in God. Tattnall County High School in Georgia relieved Isaac Ferrell of his duties as head football coach. The coach’s faith expression is in question after he was dismissed from his position — weeks after holding a baptism for his players. The school’sOutKick
Jun 28 2022
Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 6-3 that Maine’s policy of allowing parents to use school vouchers for religious schools was not a violation of the establishment clause of the First Amendment, which prohibits the national government from establishing a state religion. In a rare moment of principle, Chief Justice John Roberts rightly asserted in the majority opinion that excludingThe Federalist
Feb 10 2021
Political polarization is a massive and complicated issue, one which can be explained, and combatted, through a number of different approaches. The One America Movement utilizes a unique approach to addressing polarization in the United States. It draws from psychology and social science, recruiting local religious leaders and grassroots organizers. It trains religious leaders and helpsMax Karlin
Nov 12 2023
‘There is a better way to manage the challenges of existence than either Islam or unbelief’ Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a global women’s rights activist and outspoken critic of Islam, is now openly professing her faith in Christianity. Hirsi Ali, who at one point in her life considered herself a member of the Muslim Brotherhood and also suffered female genital mutilation and a forced marriage at theThe College Fix
Nov 13 2023
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WLUC) - U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Michigan Mark Totten announced Monday that Seann Pietila, 19, of Pickford, Mich., plead guilty to a federal charge for violent threats he made online. According to a press release from U.S. Attorney Trotten, Pietila admitted sending multiple messages on Instagram about planning to commit a mass shooting targeting JewishUpper Michigans Source
Nov 06 2015
I seemingly must rewrite this every election season. As Ben Carson rises and the media is confronted by some mysterious something called a Seventh Day Adventist, it is time again to explain American Protestantism to the press.Townhall
Nov 28 2023
Jessica Carpenter is the Chief Marketing Officer at BridgeUSA (Mixed). She has a Center bias.
Much has happened since Hamas attacked Israel on Oct 7. As of Nov 16, over 12.4 thousand people have died from the conflict, including 1,200 Israelis and 11,240 Palestinians in Gaza; the U.S. has agreed to send $14.3 billion in foreign aid to Israel and $100 million for humanitarian aid inJessica Carpenter
Apr 01 2015
Arkansas’s own Religious Freedom Restoration Act is headed to the governor’s desk after the state house passed it Tuesday afternoon. Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson said he would sign it despite opponents—including Arkansas-based megastore Wal-Mart—who say it’s anti-gay. “Every day, in our stores, we see firsthand the benefits diversity and inclusion have on our associates, customers, andDaily Beast
Mar 31 2015
Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana, who last week signed a religious-freedom law driven by bigotry against gays and lesbians, has been complaining that the law’s opponents — which include top business leaders and civil-rights groups — are spreading “misinformation.”New York Times (News)
Dec 02 2013
The Supreme Court yesterday agreed to hear two important cases about whether women and men who own businesses are protected by civil rights laws against religious discrimination. The Obama Administration says it can ignore religious freedom laws when regulating businesses and their owners because it believes earning money is inconsistent with exercising religion.
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