A New St. Louis Ordinance Is an Attack on Religious Liberty

Aug. 25 2017

Early this year, the St. Louis city council passed an ordinance “to prohibit discrimination based on a person’s reproductive-health decisions or pregnancy.” The law applies to discrimination related to employment or housing and includes no ministerial exemptions or exceptions for religious institutions. To Nathanael Blake, the law constitutes a major assault on religious liberty:

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More about: Catholic Church, Discrimination, Freedom of Religion, Politics & Current Affairs

 

What Palestinians Want

July 10 2020

In an extensive report on a major survey of Palestinian public opinion, David Pollock sums up his key findings. Above all, the results suggest that large numbers of Palestinians are willing to make compromises with Israel in the short term, but tend to harbor maximalist, even militant, long-term goals:

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More about: Palestinian public opinion, Palestinians, Two-State Solution