Many of the companies speaking out against religious freedom bills have donated cash to politicians who very publicly led the fight against LGBT rights.
Religious freedom legislation is widening the rift between liberals and social conservatives. Is it possible to reach out to the other side, and move forward?
Corporations are valuable and useful vehicles for creating wealth. But they are not and never should be political and religious actors.
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“Was I expecting this kind of backlash? Heavens no!” Indiana Governor Mike Pence told reporters Tuesday. He’s not alone.
What’s so insidious about “religious liberty” statutes as written, and why they cannot be permitted to stand, is that they would give zealous individuals and private businesses near-dictatorial powers with no legal recourse.
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“I think Governor Pence has done the right thing,” Bush said. “This is simply allowing people of faith space to be able to express their beliefs, to have, to be able to be people of conscience.”