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Bludgeons, Rights, and Rainbows

The most intense storms can result in the most spectacular rainbows…

big·ot·ry

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noun

noun: bigotry; plural noun: bigotries

  1. intolerance toward those who hold different opinions from oneself.
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America's doomed drug war: a Progressive Christian perspective

Just this past week in my hometown of Atlanta, Ga., the Georgia State Legislature just passed a bill legalizing the medical use of cannabis oil for the treatment of seizures of various kinds, plus about 7 other illnesses which respond only to cannabis oil treatment to alleviate the symptoms. 3,076 more words

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The Controversy Surrounding the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

 

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Recently, Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed a piece of legislation, which has brought a significant amount of media spotlight to his state. 1,618 more words

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Religious Minorities in Pakistan: Constitutional Rights and Access to Judicial System

This research report was written for the Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research (PILER) in 2013. 

This study, which was co-written by Yasmin Qureshi, sought to examine social and legal aspects impacting on the freedom of religion of the minorities in Pakistan. 53 more words

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