Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul recently joined 18 other attorneys general in asking a federal court to remove religious freedom protections for colleges and universities. In an amicus brief filed with the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon, the attorneys general urge the court to rule against Christian colleges and universities in the case Hunter v. U.S. Department of Education. The lawsuit is seeking to strip religious colleges and universities of funding for holding to Biblical beliefs on marriage and sexuality.
Posted in Sexuality
Tagged Al Mohler, Alliance Defending Freedom, amibus brief, Christian colleges, Christian universities, Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, Department of Education, Department of Justice, Hunter v. U.S. Department of Education, Keith Ellison, Kwame Raoul, Patience Griswold
Written by Dr. Robert A. J. Gagnon
In a blog post titled “‘Fairness For All’: Smart Politics, Or A Sellout?” (Dec. 13), Rod Dreher, senior editor at The American Conservative, reports a defense of the recent decision by the boards of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) to support “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” “federal antidiscrimination law in exchange for religious liberty guarantees written into the same law.” The defense was made by “a prominent conservative Evangelical political strategist who works at both the national and state …
Posted in Religious Liberty, Sexuality
Tagged Brett Kavanaugh, cis-sexist, Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, Donald Trump, Dr. Robert A. J. Gagnon, Fairness For All': Smart Politics, Golden Rule, heterosexist, homophobia, Houghton College, Lydia McGrew, Or A Sellout, Rod Dreher, Shirley Mullen, transgenderism