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Religious Accommodation

Defense Secretary's Criticism of Military Judge Order Could Derail 9/11 Case

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 10.30.2015 | World
Daphne Eviatar

When Secretary of Defense Ash Carter and Gen. Joseph Dunford Jr., chairman of the joint chiefs of staff, called a military judge's order "outrageous" earlier this week, they probably didn't intend to throw a wrench into the pending 9/11 military commission case.

Hobby Lobby Déjà Vu at the Supreme Court

Brigitte Amiri | Posted 10.05.2015 | Politics
Brigitte Amiri

The new Supreme Court term starts today, and sometime this fall the court will consider whether to hear challenges to the Affordable Care Act's requirement that health insurance provide coverage for contraception without a co-pay. Wait -- didn't that already happen, you ask?

Happily Ever After: Religious Freedom Prevails at Walt Disney World

Heather L. Weaver | Posted 07.08.2016 | Politics
Heather L. Weaver

When Gurdit Singh was offered a job in 2008 as a mail carrier at Walt Disney World, he was thrilled. On his first day, however, it quickly became apparent that his new job might not be the path to happily ever after he had imagined.

Laura Bassett

Anti-Abortion Groups Are Still Fighting Birth Control Coverage

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.07.2014 | Politics

Anti-abortion groups are still fighting the Obama administration's birth control coverage rule in court, despite a new accommodation that gives employ...

Laura Bassett

White House Rolls Out New Birth Control Rule

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.22.2014 | Politics

The Obama administration announced on Friday a new accommodation for religious nonprofits that object to covering the full range of contraceptives in ...

Laura Bassett

White House To Tweak Birth Control Coverage Rule

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is developing a new accommodation for religious nonprofit organizations that want to opt out of covering contra...

Laura Bassett

Hobby Lobby Win Could Spell Trouble For Religious Nonprofits

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 07.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In his opinion concurring with the Supreme Court's decision in the Hobby Lobby birth control case Monday, Justice Anthony Kennedy may ha...

How to Embrace Ethnic and Spiritual Diversity at Work During the Holidays

Jessica Miller-Merrell | Posted 02.11.2014 | Religion
Jessica Miller-Merrell

Take a look at these three ways to embrace ethnic and religious diversity at work during the holidays.