Story | Feb 4, 2015 | 8:43 AM
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In Theory: Should religious institutions that receive public money have hiring practices open to all?Story | Feb 17, 2015 | 12:41 PMState lawmakers in Indiana are considering a bill that would allow religious institutions that receive government contracts to make hiring decisions based on religion, according to the Indianapolis Star.
Story | Feb 3, 2015 | 12:05 PM
In an interview with the Huffington Post, Rabbi David Rosen, the international director of interreligious affairs at the American Jewish Committee, said the greatest threat to religion in the world is when it is closely tied to politics. “The most...
Story | Jan 22, 2015 | 11:34 AM
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Lawmakers in Michigan are considering passage of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, a bill that would legally protect people from practicing “sincerely held religious beliefs,” according to the Detroit Free Press. Critics of the bill...