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Banned Books That Might Surprise You

Jen Hatmaker, a Christian author, spoke out in support of the LGBT community and same-sex marriage. Her books were taken off the shelves at LifeWay Christian stores due to her beliefs. LifeWay has the right to sell whi ...

Category: Freedom Holidays and Observances Morality Religion

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American Patriots Who Fought for Freedom and Religion

As the Fourth of July approaches, let's take some time to remember some of the famous (and not-so-famous) men and women who were part of America's fight for freedom from England. The men who signed the Declaration of Ind ...

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Honoring Our Hispanic Neighbors

What do Sonia Sotomayor, Cesar Chavez, Laurie Hernandez, Selena, Gloria Estefan, and Pitbull all have in common? If you said that they all have a Hispanic background, you're right. Hispanic Americans trace their roots ba ...

Category: Freedom Politics

Culture

Suspension Reversed for Teen Football Player

For the last couple of months, the media has been covering a news story about a football coach who has been suspended after he refused to stop praying in the middle of the football field after games. Even though his di ...

Category: Freedom Freedom of Religion Jesus Christ Citizens Rights freedom from religion

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HS Coach on Leave After Praying on Field

Joe Kennedy, Bremerton High School's assistant football coach, has been suspended after he defied the school district's orders to not pray on the field after the high school's football games. Bremerton has been praying ...

Category: Freedom Freedom of Religion Human Rights Citizens Rights

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Muslim Suspended for Refusing to Serve Alcohol - Universal Life Church

A Muslim woman who works as a flight attendant was recently suspended from her job for refusing to serve alcohol to passengers. As of right now, Charee Stanley has been put on unpaid leave for one year. She has worked ...

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Woman Wins Battle With Catholic Hospital

Starting a family is something many people would like to do after they get married. Some people know exactly how many children they want from the beginning. Some aren't so sure and decide to just wait and see what happ ...

Category: Freedom Morality

Band Plays Religious Song During Games

Marching Band trumpet[/caption]High school football games often contain performances by a marching band. Different schools have different traditions, and most of the time the students, staff, parents, and alumni hold t ...

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Freedom From Religion and Faith in Space

The founder of the advocacy group Freedom From Religion Foundation has died at age 88 in Wisconsin. A pioneer in the effort to create a secular society, she leaves a legacy of activism that has inspired atheists, agnos ...

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Bridging Religions and Shifting Trends

More Americans than ever before are indicating that "none" is their religion of choice. While some 24 percent of the country is Catholic, the non-believers are not far behind at 23 percent of the nation's citizens. Churc ...

Category: Freedom Religion

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