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Devious Device: Religious Right Again Pushes ‘Parental Rights’ Amendment

The Religious Right and its allies are nothing if not persistent. They’re also not very original. 

Today, a subcommittee of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee is discussing a proposed constitutional amendment dealing with parental rights. Read more

Meet And Greet: Obama Has Private Session With Archbishop Dolan, But White House Ignores Progressive Coalition

The New York Times reported yesterday that President Barack Obama met privately with Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan at the White House last week in order to discuss, at least in part, religious liberty in America. This was their second meeting. Read more

Halloween Comes Early: Congressional Hearing Will Showcase Religious Right Scare Tactics

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 United States.” Read more