An interview with Faisal Saeed Al Mutar
Bob Bryant was infected with COVID-19 while on vacation and died. A news story tries to link that to church services.
Earlier in November, surveillance footage captured officers beating a man for not wearing a mask.
"So what?." asks David Harsanyi at the National Review, quite correctly.
Why this Religious Freedom Case is Different From the Others [updated with an important qualification]
In Fulton v. City of Philadelphia, a key case currently before the Supreme Court, there is a strong reason to rule for the government that doesn't apply in most other religious-liberty disputes.
His statement doesn’t change Catholic Church teachings, but it’s an indicator of big cultural shifts.
A good teens-and-creatures movie, and a deep dive into a glorious fake cult
By virtue of representing the correct vision of the good, these conservatives say, they have every right to use the coercive power of the state to interfere with others' choices.
'Political correctness has grown to become the unhappiest religion in the world.'
Plus: Biden echoes Trump on trade, tech ties to cops revealed, and more...
Churches, Which Account for 0.02% of COVID-19 Cases, Are a 'Major Source' of Infection, The New York Times Says
The paper's claim reflects the same arbitrary distinction between religious and secular activities that churches are challenging in court.
SCOTUS rules 7-2 in Our Lady of Guadalupe School v. Morrissey-Berru.
The decision is an important victory against government discrimination on the basis of religion.
The Equality Act would significantly expand government power and it also threatens religious freedom.
John Roberts Does Not Think California's Special Restrictions on Religious Services Discriminate Against Churches
As SCOTUS declines to issue an injunction, the chief justice says the state's COVID-19 control measures seem consistent with the First Amendment.
They’re still not being treated the same as secular places of gathering, so a legal challenge continues.
If the Mall of America can reopen on June 1, why can’t the Cathedral of St. Paul?
Allowing schools and malls to reopen, but not places of worship, would raise civil rights issues
On the same day Brooklyn’s Hasidic Jews came out for a funeral, hundreds were gathering elsewhere in New York City to watch a military flyover.
Plus: Signal will leave the U.S. market if EARN IT passes, Justin Amash blasts Michigan shutdown orders, and more...
I'll say it again: "Trust in Allah, but tie your camel."
State lawmakers want to override local zoning codes to let churches and other nonprofits build affordable housing on their own land.
Plus: the foundations bankrolling bad tech policy, they is the word of the year, and more...
Arizona's Supreme Court Rules Christian Calligraphers Can't Be Forced to Make Gay Wedding Invitations
Justices rule that invitations are expressive speech and businesses cannot be compelled to write messages they oppose.
Harry Potter and the Baffling Return of Religious Panic
Editor in Chief Kyle Mann talks about being taken literally by fact checkers, whether any subject (even a mass shooting) is off limits, and the libertarian sensibility of his humor.