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August 6, 2018

Some Religious Groups Are Coming Out Against the “Religious Freedom Task Force”

Filed under: Criminal, Harm, News, Political, Questions, Religion — Scottie @ 11:33

http://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2018/08/05/some-religious-groups-are-coming-out-against-the-religious-freedom-task-force-2/

The Trump administration’s taxpayer-funded “Religious Freedom Task Force” is “one-sided” and uses religion as a “sword” to deny vulnerable people basic human rights.

 

We first wrote about this issue earlier this week, when we pointed out that a secular country like ours shouldn’t promote any particular religion’s agenda, especially if taxpayers are footing the bill. The new Task Force announced by Attorney General Jeff Sessions breaks both of these simple rules and will allow religion to be used to discriminate against anyone they disagree with.
Read more at http://friendlyatheist.patheos.com/2018/08/05/some-religious-groups-are-coming-out-against-the-religious-freedom-task-force-2/#zPScJPmouwytfaIV.99

3 Comments »

  1. Clearly illegal….. let’s wait for the midterm elections…. I really don’t want to worry anymore. I hope voters will do the right thing.

    Liked by 1 person

    Comment by renxkyoko — August 6, 2018 @ 14:11

    • I hope you are correct, but my life with my husband, my civil rights, and even my sexuality is under attack by the religious right. See my newest post. Hugs

      Liked by 1 person

      Comment by Scottie — August 6, 2018 @ 16:13


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