It seems that some Republicans in the House of Representatives are awfully worried about government infringing on the liberties of the Religious Right, so the House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on the Constitution has called for a hearing today on “The State of Religious Liberty in the Unit
Should public hospitals have to comply with the doctrinal mandates of the Roman Catholic hierarchy?
Most Americans would say “no” – and a pretty darn emphatic “no!” at that.
In a postcard-worthy spot on Big Mountain in Montana stands a statue of Jesus Christ. The statue is in close proximity to Whitefish Mountain Resort in Whitefish, Mont., and it has been something of a curiosity to skiers over the years.
The National Cathedral is one my favorite monuments in Washington, D.C. It’s majestic, historic and architecturally interesting. Hey, you gotta love a church that has Darth Vader as one of its gargoyles!
Back in 1999, we at Americans United got word about a Pennsylvania school district that, after being prodded by a local fundamentalist minister, decided to post the Ten Commandments in a high school.
The Rev. Robert Jeffress just won’t shut up, and for that, I thank him.
Cal Thomas used to be the Rev. Jerry’s Falwell’s PR man at the Moral Majority. He has written a number of books promoting far-right political views. He opposes legal abortion and is anti-gay.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) last week promoted an “education reform” plan that includes taxpayer-funded school vouchers for tuition at religious and other private schools.