Religious Liberty
Religious Freedom is Everyone’s Business
Across social media last month, some in the Twittersphere claimed family businesses fighting for a fundamental freedom want to impose their religious and moral beliefs on their employees. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Culture Warrior Peter LaBarbera Barred from Canada
By Laurie Higgins   |   04.11.14
*** UPDATE: The hearing has concluded in Regina, Saskatchewan, and Peter LaBarbera will be permitted to remain in Canada to speak at...
SCOTUS Quashes Case Defending Freedom of Conscience
By David E. Smith   |   04.08.14
The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) has dealt a severe blow to religious freedom and freedom of speech...
Mozilla CEO Forced Out: The “Resignation” Heard Round the World
By Laurie Higgins   |   04.04.14
It shouldn’t have taken the forced resignation of Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich for the Left to admit that homosexual activists...
Breaking the Power of Federal Tyranny, One Elected Official at a Time
By Bryan Fischer   |   04.01.14
America’s latest heroine is Robin Bartlett Frazier. She staged her own tea party event last Thursday by tossing an out-of-control...
Hobby Lobby Case Goes to Supreme Court
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.25.14
This week the U.S. Supreme Court hears a critically important religious freedom case. The Court will determine whether Hobby Lobby...
Forcing Families to Pay for Other People’s Abortion Pills Isn’t Freedom
Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a brief Wednesday that responds to the Obama administration’s defense of its abortion pill mandate in one...
Christians, Please Move to the Back of the Bus
By Tim Wildmon   |   03.11.14
In Portland, Oregon, Melissa Klein was the owner of Sweet Cakes bakery, a small storefront operation. Her husband Aaron helped...
Why the Veto of Arizona’s Religious Freedom Bill is Alarming
As a gay conservative woman, I supported Arizona’s religious freedom bill, which was just vetoed this week by Gov. Jan Brewer. I supported it because it embodied the values every American civil rights movement stood for: the freedom to live our lives without being punished for who we are.
Ridicule Replaces Reason in Religious Liberty Debates
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.06.14
“Swallowing half an hour before closing time that second dose of soma had raised
a quite impenetrable wall between...
An Absolute Right to Refuse Service
By Matt Barber   |   03.05.14
Albert Einstein once said, “Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.” He was right. In the...
Homosexual Writer Andrew Sullivan Supports Religious Liberty
By Laurie Higgins   |   02.28.14
Who’d a thunk it? Well-known homosexual writer and activist Andrew Sullivan responded to the Arizona debacle in a surprising blog post...
Arizona, Religious Liberty, and Anemic Preaching
By Laurie Higgins   |   02.27.14
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed the law that would have protected the right of people of faith to refuse to...
Caesar, Coercion, and the Christian Conscience: A Dangerous Confusion
By Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr.   |   02.25.14
Several states are now considering legislation that would provide explicit protections to citizens whose consciences will not allow an endorsement...
ADF: Atheists’ Lawsuit Against National Motto Should Be Thrown Out
Alliance Defending Freedom filed a friend-of-the-court brief with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit Thursday in support of the...
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