NY Times: Lightning Believed Cause of Fire at a Black Church

ALAN BLINDER and RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA | The New York Times (United States) GREELEYVILLE, S.C. — A day after a fire gutted a small black church here, a law enforcement official …Continue reading »

ABC: ACLU sues Gov. Jindal over religious freedom executive order

WGNO Web Desk | ABC (United States) NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The Louisiana office of the American Civil Liberties Union is suing Governor Bobby Jindal over an executive order that …Continue reading »

Balkanization: Hobby Lobby’s Bitter Anniversary

Nelson Tebbe, Richard Schragger, and Micah Schwartzman | Balkanization (United States) A year ago today, the Supreme Court handed down Hobby Lobby. There, famously, the Court extended a religion accommodation …Continue reading »

Los Andes: Aborto no punible, centro del debate

Verónica De Vita | Los Andes (Argentina) El nuevo “Protocolo para la atención integral de las personas con derecho a la interrupción legal del embarazo” que rige para todo el …Continue reading »

Religion & Politics: Obergefell and the End of Religious Reasons for Lawmaking

Micah Schwartzman, Richard Schragger and Nelson Tebbe | Religion & Politics (United States) In Obergefell v. Hodges, marriage equality for same-sex couples became the law of the land. In the …Continue reading »

NY Times: Gay Marriage Backers Win Supreme Court Victory

Adam Liptak | The New York Times (United States) WASHINGTON — In a long-sought victory for the gay rights movement, the Supreme Court ruled on Friday that the Constitution guarantees …Continue reading »

NY Times: Supreme Court Allows Nationwide Health Care Subsidies

Adam Liptak | The New York Times (United States) WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that President Obama’s health care law allows the federal government to provide nationwide …Continue reading »

Religion & Politics: The Pope and Laudato Si’: Is the Ecology Encyclical a Moral Analysis or a Political Indictment?

Christiana Z. Peppard | Religion & Politics (United States) U.S. politicians who happen to be Catholic in the age of Pope Francis display a knack for religious privatization that would …Continue reading »

Pagina 12: Clérigos contra un protocolo de salud

Soledad Vallejos | Página 12 (Argentina) La actualización de la Guía de Atención de Abortos no Punibles, cuya nueva versión el Ministerio de Salud de la Nación publicó en su …Continue reading »

Immanent Frame: The long shadow of Christian politics

Udi Greenberg | The Immanent Frame (United States) It has become a truism to say that Samuel Moyn’s work landed like “a grenade” amid common understandings of postwar history. In …Continue reading »

La Jornada: La ecología subversiva del papa Francisco

Víctor M. Toledo | La Jornada (México) Estremecido por la devoción de quienes participaban, por la fuerza de sus plegarias y por la profundidad de su mística, la mañana del …Continue reading »