religious freedom

SCOTUS Says Pharmacies Must Stock Emergency Contraception In Yet Another Reproductive Rights Victory

Hallelujah — no one in Washington will be turned down when they show up at the pharmacy asking for a pill to keep one night of unprotected sex from becoming

Lauren Holter | June 28, 2016 - 8:51 pm

Trans Man Denied Haircut By “Religious Freedom” Citing Barber To Pursue Legal Action

Kendall Oliver, a trans man, was denied a haircut by a barber who says he doesn’t cut “women’s” hair.

Robyn Pennacchia | March 14, 2016 - 4:00 pm

Hobby Lobby 2.0: SCOTUS Is Set To Take On Birth Control Again

Zubik v. Burwell is basically Hobby Lobby on steroids.

Robyn Pennacchia | November 9, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Kim Davis And The Pope: Why Her Claims To “Religious Liberty” Are Bogus

Kim Davis and her lawyers from the Liberty Council are claiming that the homophobe and on-the-side Rowan County, KY clerk had a special, secret meeting with Pope Francis

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 30, 2015 - 9:30 am

Kim Davis Stays Mum About Plans To Issue Licenses Post-Release

As we told you yesterday, Kim Davis, the Rowan County, Kentucky Clerk who was jailed for refusing to obey court orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples because of

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 9, 2015 - 10:00 am

On Kim Davis And Religious Freedom

Now that Rowan County, Kentucky County Clerk Kim Davis has been martyred by being sent to jail for refusing to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, as is her job

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 4, 2015 - 10:10 am

Bill O’Reilly Pretty Sure Christians Are Being “Verbally” Murdered In This Country

Ever the culture warrior, Bill O’Reilly spoke with his agnostic but still totally conservative friend John Stossel Tuesday night about his fears regarding the ways Christians are totally oppressed in…

Robyn Pennacchia | April 15, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Indiana Pizzeria Owners In Hiding After Anti-Gay Comments

Indiana’s new Religious Freedom Restoration Act has thankfully been amended to specify that discrimination will not be protected, but the damage has been done. That pizzeria-owning couple, Kevin and Crystal

Katrin Higher | April 4, 2015 - 11:00 am

Just Look At This Asshole: Chintzy Indiana Pizzeria Thrilled To Not Make Pizza For Gay Weddings

Although we’re at the point where even freaking NASCAR is denouncing the state of Indiana for their crap “Religious Freedom Restoration Act,” and pretty much everyone in the known universe thinks…

Robyn Pennacchia | April 1, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Thousands Gather To Protest Indiana’s Religious Freedom Law

Yesterday, thousands gathered outside of the Indiana state house to protest the Religious Freedom Restoration Act that has rocked the state and the country. This “religious freedom” law could (and…

Katrin Higher | March 29, 2015 - 9:00 am