COMMENTARY: Justices’ writing the 5-4 decision in favor of injunction explained, that “even in a pandemic, the Constitution cannot be put away and forgotten.”
COMMENTARY: Leadership in furtherance of the country’s first freedom is the obligation of the president, regardless of political affiliation, yet Biden/Harris have signaled Trump administration advances for conscience protections may be threatened.
COMMENTARY: Oral arguments in the First Amendment case Fulton v. Philadelphia began Wednesday.
COMMENTARY: Shutting agencies like Catholic Social Services down or forcing them to close is a national disgrace.
Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s Hearings Will Display Her Intellect, Personal History and Judicial Philosophy
COLUMN: The Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearings are set to begin Oct. 12, with the Supreme Court nominee’s opening statements and then two days of questioning.
COMMENTARY: How have we ended up in a situation in which every single Supreme Court nomination becomes an opportunity for ideological propaganda and gamesmanship?
COMMENTARY: Whether public or private, they will lose federal funding if they stifle free speech and religious freedom, according to new rules from the Department of Education.
COMMENTARY: Our robustly defended conscience rights, essential to a pluralistic society, are under relentless attack from secularists and progressives. And things are only going to get worse.
COMMENTARY: If America loses its enthusiasm for defending religious liberty, what are the implications for religious believers now being horribly persecuted all over the world?
COMMENTARY: An in-depth look at the court's 2019-2020 term reveals some implications for Catholics — not to mention the rule of law — that are profoundly worrisome.