Opponents warn that the new law will allow widespread discrimination against LGBT people and others by those claiming serving such people or groups violates their ‘religious freedom.’
The Boy Scouts of America on Monday booted an openly gay Scoutmaster, believed to be the first openly gay leader to be ousted since the BSA voted last year to accept openly gay scouts, but maintain a ban on gay and lesbian leaders.
Ed Farrell, Vice Mayor of the Arizona town of Maricopa, is probably wishing that he hadn’t logged onto Facebook on Monday. The official was criticized for posting an obituary of Fred Phelps, the founder of the intolerant Westboro Baptist Church, …
On “Washington Watch” on Thursday, Jerry Boykin of the Family Research Council sat down with Southern Baptist Convention leader Richard Land to discuss of Military Religious Freedom Foundation founder Mikey Weinstein, who is loathed by the Religious Right for his work against religious coercion in the military.
Mississippi lawmakers could try to write a final version of a religious freedoms bill that has sparked concerns about anti-gay discrimination.
Yesterday, the Illinois House Human Services committee advanced a bill that would ban the discredited and dangerous junk science practice of “ex-gay” therapy from being offered to minors.
World Vision, a billion-dollar Christian charity that made waves when it announced that it would hire married gay Christians, has caved to the bigots and reversed course.
A U.S. Jesuit magazine has published an editorial taking to task Catholics who support draconian laws criminalizing homosexuality.
As even many Republicans understand, the U.S. Constitution does not recognize a right to discriminate or bully in the guise of religion.
The bill would allow all Tennesee students to cite their religious beliefs in homework, at school functions, or in the classroom ‘free from discrimination.’
World Vision USA is updating its code of conduct to reflect changing marriage norms.
The case against Scott Lively