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China Debuts New Rules Severely Restricting Religious Activity Online
The rules ban religious groups from seeking converts, distributing texts, or livestreaming sermons online.
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Supreme Court Says Religious Bias Only Matters If The Targets Are Christian
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Two of the court's biggest rulings this term combine to send a chilling message.
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Seth MacFarlane Links Not Baking Gay Wedding Cake To Not Seating Black People
He pointed to a big problem with the Supreme Court ruling in favor of a baker who refused service to a same-sex couple.
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Muslim Women Forced To Remove Hijab For Mugshots File Civil Rights Lawsuit
When New York police took a photo of her without a headscarf, plaintiff Jamilla Clark said, "I felt as if I were naked."
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Mennonite Woman Jailed For Refusing To Testify In Death Penalty Appeal
The Colorado private investigator who helped defend a condemned killer says religious beliefs prevent her from testifying for the prosecution.
Federal Judge Temporarily Blocks Trump From Rolling Back Birth Control Coverage
It "cannot be right" that a government entity "imposes its own version of morality on each of us," the district judge said.
Roy Moore Spokesman Goes Blank After Jake Tapper Schools Him On The Constitution
That was awkward.
Supreme Court's Wedding Cake Case Isn't About Faith, Religious Leaders Warn
Curtis M. Wong
It could "embolden" others to turn away marginalized groups, they say.
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How Contraception Became A 'Religious Liberty' Issue
The Catholic Church and other conservative Christian groups have successfully reframed the religious freedom debate.
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Rex Tillerson's State Department Is Scrapping Key Obama-Era Religious Programs
Rev. Dr. Mae Elise Cannon
Author. Speaker. Advocate.
The Secretary of State will shrink the Office of Religion and Global Affairs, which is intended to cull inter-religious disputes and inform the State Department.
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Stephen Colbert Shreds Jeff Sessions For Meeting With Anti-LGBTQ Group
“A closed-door speech? Come on guys, it’s 2017, it’s OK to come out!"
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Jeff Sessions Thanks Anti-LGBTQ Group For Its 'Important Work' On Religious Liberty
Sessions addressed members of the Alliance Defending Freedom, which has been deemed a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center.
Guy Wears Colander In Driver's License Photo To Spread Religious Freedom
He's a Pastafarian in the Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster.
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More Problems With The U.S. Commission On International Religious Freedom
President, Arab American Institute; Author, "Arab Voices"
In the past two decades, the state of international religious freedom has worsened.
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Trump Just Signed A 'Religious Liberty' Order Even Evangelicals Aren't Enthusiastic About
Who was this for, anyway?
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On National Day Of Prayer, Atheists Counter With A National Day Of Reason
The separation of church and state is being eroded, activists say.
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