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Sacred Commons: Building Both Physical and Spiritual Infrastructure in America

Sacred Commons: Building Both Physical and Spiritual Infrastructure in America

Chelsea Langston Bombino, February 3, 2017 Last week, President Trump signed executive orders that would advance construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. In some ways,…

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The Connection Between Religious Freedom and Immigration Policy – The Potential Impact of President Trump’s EOs on Religious “Sanctuary” Organizations

The Connection Between Religious Freedom and Immigration Policy – The Potential Impact of President Trump’s EOs on Religious “Sanctuary” Organizations

Chelsea Langston Bombino, February 2, 2017 Central to the core beliefs of many religions is the call to serve the stranger and to advocate for…

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Let’s Not Trump Religious Freedom for All

Let’s Not Trump Religious Freedom for All

Chelsea Langston Bombino, January 19, 2017 In recent months, religious freedom For many, religious freedom has become simply a proxy for bigotry. Whether accurate or…

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Federal Judge Says to the Federal Government: Federal Regulation Suppressing Religious Diversity of Health Providers Is Illegal

Federal Judge Says to the Federal Government: Federal Regulation Suppressing Religious Diversity of Health Providers Is Illegal

Stanley Carlson-Thies, January 19, 2017  On the last day of 2016, a federal judge in Texas issued a preliminary injunction telling the federal government it…

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