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Posts in category “Liberty & The State”

‘Thou Shalt Kill,’ Commands California

State’s Catholic governor orders religious institutions to provide abortion coverage — or else

Posted October 22nd, 2014

Hitch Gays — or Else

The first case in which state orders ministers opposed to same-sex marriage to perform those rituals

Posted October 20th, 2014

Houston, We Have a (Free Speech) Problem

‘What did you preach and when did you preach it?’

Posted October 15th, 2014

Gay Rights vs. Religious Liberty, Again

Far from the Supreme Court, a Christian college could lose accreditation over its student life policy.

Posted October 6th, 2014

The Perversity of Diversity

In California’s state colleges, it’s diversity yes, pluralism no

Posted September 19th, 2014

The Disgrace Of Ferguson

And it is pretty damn insane that people who spend all day …

Posted August 15th, 2014

Edward Snowden: Traitor Or Hero?

James Bamford’s longish piece on Edward Snowden in Wired is well worth …

Posted August 14th, 2014

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