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What are unintended effects of SCOTUS Hobby Lobby decision?

Throwing all judicial precedent out the window, the U.S. Supreme Court decided that for-profit corporations can have religious beliefs. In a 5-4 decision by five Roman Catholic males (and don’t tell me those two factors don’t count), the court ruled that a for-profit company that is “closely held” has the right to decide on and […]

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Who you callin’ a Christian?

The recent case before the U.S. Supreme Court about birth control coverage required by the Affordable Care Act brings up one of the biggest faults the U.S. media have when they cover religion — namely, “Christian” equals “religious right.” This observation isn’t new. This media habit probably started in the 1990s, during the rise of […]

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