Tag Archives: religious

Jeff Sessions’ ‘religious liberty task force’ part of a dangerous Christian nationalist campaign of discrimination


Jeff Sessions’ new religious liberty task force part of Christian nationalist campaign to weaponize religious liberty. And LGBT people will suffer the most.
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How 140 bills across the country are redefining religious freedom


The Deseret News found 140 bills regarding religious freedom that cover everything from LGBT rights, free speech, health care and adoption, among other topics.
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The Supreme Court Cares About Religious Animus — Except When It Doesn’t


In a pair of religious freedom rulings this month, the Supreme Court took dramatically different approaches to a basic constitutional question: When does anti-religious hostility by government officials violate the religious liberty guarantees of the First Amendment?
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As Non-Religious Numbers Grow, More Parents Are Raising Kids Without Religion


You don’t need religion to teach ethics and morality. Atheist parents understand that.
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Michigan’s marriage law unfair to non-religious, lawsuit says


The Center for Inquiry has filed a federal lawsuit to allow non-religious celebrants solemnize marriage.
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Religious ‘nones’ vote their conscience too — they’re just not all liberal or conservative


Those who profess no faith tend to have one thing in common: a dislike of politicians who put religion above the Constitution. And they vote accordingly.
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Religious and supernatural belief linked with poor understanding of the physical world


A study published in Applied Cognitive Psychology suggests that believers struggle to understand the physical world.
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The Number of Americans with No Religious Affiliation Is Rising


The rise of the atheists
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Generation Z Is Less Religious Than Ever, and Evangelicals Don’t Know Why


One evangelical writer said, in complete sincerity, that the way to keep teenagers in the church was to
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Bangladeshi Critic of Religious Fundamentalism Stabbed in Head Before Lecture


Unless the Bangladeshi government promotes secularism over religious fundamentalism, these attacks will never stop.
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