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Bobby Jindal School Voucher System Blasted As ‘Destruction Of Education’ By Religious Group


About that Louisiana constitution: Art. I, sec. 8 – Freedom of Religion “Section 8. No law shall be enacted respecting an establishment of religion or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.” Sounds a lot like the First Amendment, so why doesn’t … Continue reading

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Thomson Reuters: Gay Marriage Ban Bad For Business


During the 2010 election, Target donated money to a Tom Emmer (R) PAC, which was exposed by Minnesota’s transparency laws. There was a backlash, particularly from their gay employees – who Target has otherwise been good to. It was a … Continue reading

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Catholic Bishops’ Contraception Coverage Argument Ridiculed By Pacifist


“Nothing is more certain than the indispensa­ble necessity of government­, and it is equally undeniable­, that whenever and however it is instituted­, the people must cede to it some of their natural rights in order to vest it with requisite … Continue reading

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New York Times reports on Catholic Charities pull-out in Illinois


“For the nation’s Catholic bishops, the Illinois requirement is a prime example of what they see as an escalating campaign by the government to trample on their religious freedom while expanding the rights of gay people. The idea that religious … Continue reading

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Local, national Catholics to ramp up language war on same-sex marriage


At its June meeting last week, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops announced it was ramping up a campaign against same-sex marriage. Bishop Salvatore J. Cordileone of the Subcommittee for the Defense of Marriage said the Roman Catholic church would … Continue reading

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