Leader-Post: Fingas: Leveraging bigotry for quick political gains

Greg Fingas | The Leader-Post (Canada) A small number of Canadian women wear a niqab, a veil that covers the face except for the eyes in keeping with the Muslim …Continue reading »

CBC: Canadians of all stripes oppose face coverings at citizenship ceremonies: Vote Compass

CBC News (Canada) Canadians right across the political spectrum are opposed to immigrants being allowed to wear facial coverings during the citizenship ceremony, according to the latest results from Vote …Continue reading »

Religion & Politics: Pulling Us Back In: David Barton, Ted Cruz, and the Evangelical Grassroots

Paul Harvey | Religion & Politics (United States) Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in. Like Michael Corleone in The Godfather Part III, who thought …Continue reading »

Vanity Fair: Meet the Young Republicans Fighting Their Party on Gay Rights

Kia Makarechi | Vanity Fair (United States) Given the behavior of some of its current presidential candidates, you’d be forgiven for assuming that the Republican Party is a haven for …Continue reading »

Blue Nation Review: Conservatives Love Reminding Gay People That ISIS Is Murdering Them

JOHN PAUL BRAMMER | Blue Nation Review (United States) Right now, as I sit in a comfortable office chair among like-minded people who know that I’m gay, a gay man …Continue reading »

Último Segundo: Projeto conservador busca criminalizar doutrinação ideológica em escolas

David Shalom | Último Segundo (Brasil) Defendido como medida prioritária por movimentos que exigem o impeachment da presidente Dilma Rousseff, um projeto de lei com o pretexto de acabar com …Continue reading »

La República: Chile: Reforma del aborto divide a la coalición oficialista

La República (Chile) El intento de la presidenta Michelle Bachelet por flexibilizar la estricta legislación sobre el aborto en la conservadora sociedad chilena ha generado una grieta dentro de la …Continue reading »

The Tyee: Don’t Underestimate Religion’s Role This Election

Will McMartin | The Tyee (Canada) Consider two separate events that took place recently on the same day in Ottawa and Toronto. In one, Prime Minister Stephen Harper hosted an …Continue reading »

Meio Norte: Avanço do conservadorismo no Congresso expõe à tolerância no Brasil

Meio Norte (Brasil) A número regimental, declaro aberta a sessão, sob a proteção de Deus, iniciamos os nossos trabalhos”. É assim que são abertas todos os dias, sob um crucifixo …Continue reading »

Diario de Pernambuco: Seminário LGBT no Congresso é marcado por críticas à intolerância religiosa

Agência Brasil (Brasil) O primeiro dia do 12º Seminário Lésbicas, Gays, Bissexuais, Travestis, Transexuais e Transgêneros (LGBT) do Congresso Nacional: “Nossa vida d@s outr@S” foi marcado por críticas à intolerância …Continue reading »

Religion & Politics: AP Course Controversy: When Do We Say “We” in History? Religion & Politics: AP Course Controversy: When Do We Say “We” in History? Religion & Politics: AP Course Controversy: When Do We Say “We” in History?

Elizabeth Yale | Religion & Politics (United States) A funny thing has happened to a petition posted online by Larry Krieger, a former Advanced Placement U.S. History teacher, and Jane Robbins, a …Continue reading »