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Religious Freedom, Hypothetical Hate, and “Legitimate” Bigotry

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The situation in Indiana over so-called religious freedom is completely ridiculous. Let’s just overlook the fact that the Indiana religious freedom act is just a more local version of the national RFRA signed into law by President Bill Clinton in 1993.

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Using "Jesus Ate with Prostitutes" Argument to Shame Supporters of Religious Freedom

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“Jesus regularly ate dinner with thieves and prostitutes, but you’re telling me it’s against your religion to bake a cake for a gay person?” I’ve seen this meme all over Facebook recently due in large part to the state of

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RFRAs, Discrimination, and Equality

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A religious freedom bill movement is sweeping the nation in an attempt to protect the free exercise of religion against liberal bullying. And it too is coming up against liberal bullying. Tim Cook is the latest person to argue against

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Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) Protects Wife Abusers?

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A new act in the Georgia legislature, the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), was designed to protect the right of religious people to exercise their beliefs without molestation from the government. But some critics are condemning the act, saying its

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Chaplain may get Tossed from Military for being a Christian!?!

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You can’t make this stuff up folks.  The culture in the United States has begun to turn against Christians so swiftly that many of these “persecution” stories seem either fabricated or exaggerated… but you can look them up for yourself.

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Illegal Immigrants Used as Reason for Censorship

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UC Irvine Students Ban American Flag Because It May Offend Illegal Immigrants “Those who want to reap the benefits of this great nation must bear the fatigue of supporting it.” – Thomas Paine When someone does something wrong, but doesn’t

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California University Bans American Flag

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According to California University, “Freedom of Speech Can Be Interpreted as Hate Speech.” The student government at the University of California, Irvine passed legislation that banned flags in its main lobby. They didn’t want any national flags there, but particularly the

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WA State Judge Rules Against Christian Florist Regarding Gay Wedding

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A Washington state judge has ruled that Christian florist Barronelle Stutzman could not legally refuse service to a gay wedding service. This marks yet another case where a business has been successfully sued for refusing to cater to homosexual views

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Atlanta Fire Chief Fired for Christian Beliefs?

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After publishing a controversial book forwarding some of his Christian beliefs, former Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran was suspended and then fired by city officials: City officials said the book, Who Told You That You Were Naked? was published without prior approval

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Atheists Outraged Over Cross and Angels on Deceased Schoolteacher’s Memorial

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Joann Christy had taught at Ravenswood Middle School in West Virginia for over 25 years when she died in a car accident in 2004. She was very well-loved, and a stone memorial was made for her. The display made in

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Mayor Defies Threats from Atheist Group over Nativity Scene

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Coal Run, Kentucky Mayor Andrew Scott had received a letter from an Atheist group back in December in the days leading up to Christmas, notifying him that no nativity scenes were to be allowed on public property. Mayor Scott chucked

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Et Tu Charlie? Do French Homophobes Get Free Speech Protection? Nope.

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After the controversial magazine Charlie Hebdo was targeted by Muslim terrorists, all of France (and most of the world) got together to champion free speech, even of the most inflammatory, controversial variety. Following such an outpouring, France has made a

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