Secularism

California to Allow Places of Worship to Resume With Limited Capacity in Next Reopening Phase

8 days ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

California churches can resume in-person services but worshippers will be limited to 100 people and they should wear masks, avoid sharing prayer books and skip the collection...
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Coronavirus: Justice Department says California order to reopen some secular businesses discriminates against churches

13 days ago   |   ABC

The head of the federal Justice Department's Civil Rights Division told Gov. Gavin Newsom that his plan to reopen California discriminates against churches.
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DOJ Accuses California Governor Newsom of Discriminating Against Religion, Tells State to Reopen Churches

14 days ago   |   Newsweek

California must "mandate equal treatment of persons and activities of a secular and religious nature" when deciding which public gatherings to allow.
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Poll shows a partisan split over virus-era religious freedom

20 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

NEW YORK - As the nation's houses of worship weigh how and when to resume in-person gatherings while coronavirus stay-at-home orders ease in some areas, a new poll points to a...
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Why Hindu Nationalism Keeps Gaining Ground in India

22 days ago   |   Bloomberg

In 1947, the authors of India's constitution envisaged a secular state where all citizens were equal before the law. But the reemergence of Hindu nationalism has been testing...
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The Pandemic Is a Family Emergency

The Pandemic Is a Family Emergency

26 days ago   |   The New Republic

No one anticipated that when the fabric of society finally unraveled, in March 2020, everyone would turn into June Cleaver. People made all their meals from scratch, gloated...
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Modi Pushes India Into Revolt

28 days ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Protests have erupted in India in response to a controversial citizenship law that threatens the country's secular national identity.
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A money-management duo overseeing $37 billion outlines the 5 criteria they seek in investments that are 'almost impossible to compete with' - and shares 3 stocks they've been buying amid market mayhem

A money-management duo overseeing $37 billion outlines the 5 criteria they seek in investments that are 'almost impossible to compete with' - and shares 3 stocks they've been buying amid market mayhem

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Dan Davidowitz - the lead portfolio manager of the focus growth strategy at Polen Capital - and Jeff Mueller - co-portfolio manager of the global growth strategy at the firm...
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Iowa Rep. Steve King Ousted In GOP Primary, AP Projects

Iowa Rep. Steve King Ousted In GOP Primary, AP Projects

After years of incendiary comments on race, King was largely abandoned by GOP leaders. He was defeated in Tuesday's primary by state Sen. Randy Feenstra, according to the... Read more ...

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina

Trump says GOP is pulling convention from North Carolina

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is seeking a new state to host the Republican National Convention after host North Carolina refused to guarantee the event could be held... Read more ...

Tensions rise among Facebook staff as Mark Zuckerberg gives explanation for...

Tensions rise among Facebook staff as Mark Zuckerberg gives explanation for inaction on President Trump posts

The meeting has threatened to ratchet up tensions at Facebook, which has been hit with allegations of right-wing bias from conservatives and criticized by others for tacitly... Read more ...

VIDEO: Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston in memory of George Floyd

VIDEO: Thousands stage 'die-in' in Boston in memory of George Floyd

Thousands of people in Boston held a "die-in" for 8 minutes 46 seconds, the same amount of time a Minneapolis officer held his knee on George Floyd's neck. Read more ...

Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Against Police In George Floyd's Death

Minnesota Files Civil Rights Charge Against Police In George Floyd's Death

The state will investigate whether the Minneapolis Police Department has engaged in systemic discrimination toward people of color, Gov. Tim Walz said. Read more ...

'We all need to do more': Bank of America pledges $1 billion to fight racial...

'We all need to do more': Bank of America pledges $1 billion to fight racial inequality

The billion-dollar donation is an expansion of the several hundreds of millions of dollars Bank of America donates to nonprofits and lends to small, minority businesses. Read more ...

Indiana 2020 Presidential Primary: Floyd County election results

Indiana 2020 Presidential Primary: Floyd County election results

See the up-to-the-minute Indiana primary results for the election on June 2, 2020. Read more ...

Trump tweets that the RNC was 'forced to seek another state' for convention...

Trump tweets that the RNC was 'forced to seek another state' for convention as North Carolina says it will stick to COVID-19 measures

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday night that the Republican National Convention will no longer be hosted in North Carolina after Gov. Roy Cooper refused to host a... Read more ...

Teen accused of authoring Facebook post encouraging riot in New Hampshire

Teen accused of authoring Facebook post encouraging riot in New Hampshire

Authorities said they arrested a teenager who was allegedly behind a social media post encouraging a riot. Read more ...

DC Episcopal bishop: 'I am outraged' by President Trump church visit

DC Episcopal bishop: 'I am outraged' by President Trump church visit

The bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington sharply criticized President Donald Trump for a visit to the historic St. John's Church across from the White House Monday... Read more ...