How Corrupt Catholics and Evangelicals Abuse Religious Freedom

The founding fathers saw the state as guarantor of freedom from persecution. Now, the Church is trying to cast it as persecutor.

In the writings and speeches of Catholic bishops and evangelical leaders in recent months, "religious freedom" has come to mean something close to its opposite. It now stands for "religious privilege". It is a coded way for them to state their demand that religious institutions should be allowed special powers that exempt them from the laws of the land. Full Story »

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There is a precedent in the past for a system that grants religious institutions special rights to control land and labor, that cedes to them a monopoly on the ... More »

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