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Posts in category “Liberty & The State”

Hobby Lobby & ‘The Bad Old Days’

Did you catch Brett McDonnell’s essay arguing that the left made a …

Posted July 22nd, 2014

Bullying Canada’s Catholic Schools

American readers, take a moment to give silent thanks for the First …

Posted July 19th, 2014

Obama To Religious ‘Bigots’: Drop Dead

This just in: President Barack Obama plans to sign executive orders Monday …

Posted July 18th, 2014

Mary Landrieu Voted Against Religious Liberty

Well, this is a clarifying event for voters in Louisiana’s US Senate …

Posted July 17th, 2014

Catholic Bishops As Fifth Columnists In War On Religious Liberty

A reader sends along the sworn affidavit of Jennifer Haselberger (PDF), from 2008-2013 …

Posted July 15th, 2014

Media Bias & The Seal Of The Confessional Story

This might seem like inside baseball to some of you, but the …

Posted July 14th, 2014

Religious Liberty And Voting Republican

How are the Senate Democrats responding to the Hobby Lobby decision? Well: …

Posted July 11th, 2014

The Church Of Illiberal Liberalism

Damon Linker is alarmed by the Error Has No Rights militants of …

Posted July 11th, 2014

Fighting As Guerrillas In The Culture War

Pete Wehner says conservatives and Republicans had better face a hard truth …

Posted July 8th, 2014

Religious Freedom Under Threat In Louisiana

This is shocking: The Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge has issued a statement decrying …

Posted July 7th, 2014

Madam, We Have A Problem Bigger Than Hobby Lobby

A reader sent this op-ed piece from yesterday’s Washington Post as an …

Posted July 7th, 2014

The NSA: Hedging Against Future Enemies Of The People

Surprise! The NSA knows more than we knew they did: Ordinary Internet …

Posted July 6th, 2014

Faith And Family Leftists Speak Out

Last week, I talked here about how the Pew Center’s political typology …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

Sexual Revolutionaries & Total Culture War

ah wtf they did. literally burn hobby lobby to the ground — …

Posted July 1st, 2014

Religious Freedom Prevails In Narrow SCOTUS Vote

Hobby Lobby won a 5-4 decision. Here’s a link to the text …

Posted June 30th, 2014

Imagine J. Edgar Hoover With A Boot In Your Face Forever

Justin Raimondo of Antiwar.com considers Glenn Greenwald’s remark that the biggest Snowden …

Posted May 21st, 2014

Religious Liberty And The Sacrament Of Sexual Freedom

If I’m reading this Emily Bazelon essay correctly, she thinks she’s defending …

Posted March 17th, 2014