COMMENTARY: Catholic universities and schools have many reasons to doubt the current administration’s interest in defending Title IX’s religious exemption.
COMMENTARY: Former Attorney General Bill Barr outlined three phases of ruination in a recent address.
COMMENTARY: Despite the current narrative, the truth is that religious believers from every racial and ethnic background are being targeted by the Biden administration.
COMMENTARY: A decision in the Sandra Pavez case in Chile will have broad implications for the protection of religious liberty globally.
Friendships can be enriched by Marian attributes — especially accompaniment, attentiveness, generosity and growth in the life of prayer.
COMMENTARY: The legal challenge before the Supreme Court — upheld by a federal district court, then dismissed by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals — touches on one of the basic freedoms of U.S. citizens.
COMMENTARY: ‘Report on Religious Freedom in the World’ lists dire statistics that require urgent response.
COMMENTARY: The study’s authors collected data from every Supreme Court case that produced a judicial opinion relating to the Free Exercise or Establishment Clause from the 1953 to the 2019 term. In the last 15 years, 81% of the time religion won.
In light of what Starr describes as the “steady erosion of our nation’s commitment to first freedoms,” what can religious Americans do? Starr offers three important suggestions.
COMMENTARY: This way to interpret the law looks to be a nice antidote for the ills facing our country today. But scratch beneath the surface and you find all sorts of dangers to cherished liberties.