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Wife of Wiccan Priest Recounts Religious Discrimination

This article originally appeared on Patheos.

I think most of us start out in our interfaith work with the expectation that our work will proceed smoothly and that we will find tolerance and acceptance in our relations with those of other faiths. 1,188 more words

EEOC Sues Nursing Home Over Refusal to Let Muslim Employee Wear Head Covering on Job

A nursing home will have to defend itself against charges that it engaged in religious discrimination under Title VII by refusing to allow a female Muslim employee to wear a head covering while at work. 95 more words

Religious Discrimination

Weeks ago, one of my close friends, Kinza, tweeted the link to the video above. She seemed upset when she posted this, so naturally, being the curious soul that I am, I clicked on it. 592 more words

.@Number10Press: OK with Obama's Hobby Lobby is a person, but illegally detained Brits aren't? Why?

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Obama lawyers: Guantanamo detainees ‘not persons’ like Hobby Lobby

The Obama Administration is resisting giving religious rights to Guantanamo detainees on the basis that they are “not…‘person[s]’” entitled to the protection of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) – unlike US corporation Hobby Lobby. 433 more words

Being a 2014 Catholic

Born and raised, ladies and gents. I’ve been baptized, been through Holy Communion, and was confirmed. Oh, and I’m not one of those Catholics who only go on Christmas and Easter. 797 more words

Heartbreaks And Warfare

Sunday Out of Service

I am a humanist.  I am an existentialist.  I am pagan in philosophy and in my spirituality — such as that is.  Note, no links.  If you don’t know what those words mean, maybe you should just go read the fucking comics.   908 more words

Paganism & Rationalism

Wednesday's Woman-Child IS Full of Woe

Being a woman anyplace outside of Europe and America has pretty much sucked forever.  American women consider themselves largely above the fray in shitholes like Afghanistan.   1,119 more words

Feminism & Humanism