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Matt Baume On Religious Liberty

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Silliest Religious Liberty Argument Ever?

In an op-ed published yesterday by the Washington Examiner, Rep. Randy Forbes (R-VA) and Sen. James Lankford (R-OK) argue that since Chipotle can choose to only buy humanely-raised pork, businesses can choose to only serve heterosexuals. Seriously. An excerpt: It is crucial that the same freedom of conscience enjoyed by the leadership of Chipotle remain equally available to business owners ...

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Press Release Of The Day

From the Southern Poverty Law Center: Rep. Forbes cancelled his planned appearance today at a fundraising luncheon for an anti-gay hate group, the American Family Association, at the Values Voter Summit in Washington. Forbes’ decision comes in the wake of a petition and TV ad campaign by Faithful America, a progressive Christian organization. My organization, the Southern Poverty Law Center, ...

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Religious Group Slams Rep. Randy Forbes For FRC Hate Summit Appearance

The gay-affirming Faithful America notes that Rep. Randy Forbes will appear at a Values Voter Summit luncheon sponsored by the American Family Association. Knowing Forbes’ history, I don’t expect this ad campaign to bother him in the slightest.

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