Secularism

From museum to mosque? Turkish court to rule on Hagia Sophia's fate

From museum to mosque? Turkish court to rule on Hagia Sophia's fate

1 month ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

ISTANBUL - Turkey's greatest monument, the Hagia Sophia, has spent the past eight decades as a museum, its secular status serving as a compromise between Muslims and Christians...
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High court sparks new battle over church-state separation

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio

The Supreme Court elated religious freedom advocates and alarmed secular groups with its Tuesday ruling on public funding for religious education, a decision whose long-term...
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Supreme Court lifts ban on state aid to religious schooling

1 month ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   6 articles

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Tuesday made it easier for religious schools to obtain public funds, upholding a Montana scholarship program that allows state tax credits for...
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Just How Secular Should America Be?

1 month ago   |   NY Times

Monday's Supreme Court decision on sex discrimination was a blow for religious freedom. That's a problem - for both sides.
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The Strange Revival of the Religious Relic Trade

1 month ago   |   NY Times

What does a supposedly secular world want with the creepy remains of medieval saints?
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The intolerant ‘Church of Wokeness' and other commentary

The intolerant ‘Church of Wokeness' and other commentary

1 month ago   |   New York Post

From the right: The Church of Wokeness Those who “kneel, hands raised in secular prayer, repeating political creeds on the TV news” are participating in the “neo-Marxist...
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Demonstration marks one year since adoption of Quebec's secularism law

1 month ago   |   National Post

MONTREAL - A demonstration is being held to in Montreal to mark the first anniversary of the passing of Quebec's controversial secularism law, known as Bill 21.
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The Eugenicist's Playbook: Politicized Science Is Making a Comeback in the Age of COVID-19

1 month ago   |   MintPress News

Science has emerged as the new religion of contemporary Western civilization, raising the status of its practitioners to the level of secular sainthood and its findings...
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Younger Americans Are Serious About Police Reform

2 monthes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

If you didn't know us, you wouldn't think we had much in common. Antjuan is black, Jessica is white. We're different genders and he was raised in the South and she's from the...
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Washington releases RB Guice after domestic violence arrest

Washington releases RB Guice after domestic violence arrest

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LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

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Oprah teams up with Women's March founders to whitewash their reputations by...

Oprah teams up with Women's March founders to whitewash their reputations by piggybacking on Breonna Taylor killing

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Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty...

Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty University after viral photo

Jerry Falwell Jr. has agreed to take “an indefinite leave of absence” from his role as president of Liberty University after the release of a viral photo that showed him... Read more ...

Cubs' Friday game in St. Louis postponed after another Cardinals player...

Cubs' Friday game in St. Louis postponed after another Cardinals player tests positive for COVID-19

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Plane skids off runway in India; 14 killed, more than 100 hurt

Plane skids off runway in India; 14 killed, more than 100 hurt

An Air India Express flight with 190 people on board skidded off a runway and split in two while landing in heavy rain in southern India. Police said at least 14 people were... Read more ...

Employee of convicted mastermind behind college admissions scandal to plead...

Employee of convicted mastermind behind college admissions scandal to plead guilty

A former employee of the man behind the college admissions scandal that rocked the nation last year has agreed to plead guilty. Read more ...

Haotong Li is surprise PGA Championship leader after scorching round

Haotong Li is surprise PGA Championship leader after scorching round

SAN FRANCISCO - Haotong Li is known for a few things. Being in contention at major championships isn't one of them. This despite the fact that the 25-year-old Chinese golfer... Read more ...