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The ACLJ Files Brief in Critical Case Involving Discrimination Against Christian Schools

LAURA HERNANDEZ, ACLJ Last week, the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) filed an amicus brief with the Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in Carson...

O’Rourke: Churches That Don’t Support Rights Should Lose Exemption

WALTER OLSON, CATO INSTITUTE Last night, at a CNN candidate forum on gay rights, CNN's Don Lemon asked Democratic candidate Beto O'Rourke: "religious institutions like...

Beginning of the End: Tampa Counseling Ban Permanently Struck Down

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL TAMPA, FL – Today, federal Judge William F. Jung issued an order granting summary judgment to Liberty Counsel in its suit to invalidate...

Same week Congress approved First Amendment, it requested Day of Prayer

Nation's first National Day of Thanksgiving to Almighty God American Minute with Bill Federer The First Amendment was passed in the First Session of Congress, which...

Why Would a Libertarian Want School Choice? Suppose Canned Peaches…

NEAL MCCLUSKEY, CATO INSTITUTE Peter Greene, an affable defender of public schooling and critic of most things “reformy,” is nonplussed: How could libertarians argue that religious...

Employment Cases Go to Supreme Court

LIBERTY ALERT, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – Liberty Counsel filed two amicus briefs in support of employers in three Supreme Court cases regarding whether federal anti-discrimination laws should...

Doctors and Nurses Forced to Perform Abortions

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ At the ACLJ, we are committed to defending life and that includes the life of the unborn. Recently, there were two important victories...

Penn’s Holy Experiment – “the seed of a nation”

American Minute with Bill Federer After serving time in prison for his Christian beliefs, William Penn insisted his colony live together in religious toleration William...

Labor Department Protects Religious Freedom

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Trump administration has proposed a rule which protects faith-based organizations that contract with the federal government by allowing them to make...

The Bladensburg Cross: The Court Moves in the Right Direction

JOHN A. SPARKS, THE INSTITUTE FOR FAITH & FREEDOM A large cross erected in 1925 by Gold Star mothers in honor of their 49 fallen...

Meet America’s New ‘Victim’ Class

MAT STAVER, LIBERTY COUNSEL Just when you thought America was running out of “victims,” a new class has emerged from under the covers. It turns out that...

Being “Pro-Life” Shouldn’t Cost You A Job

JORDAN SEKULOW, ACLJ For over two decades the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ) has been at the forefront of advancing and defending the...

Klein v. Oregon: Religious Liberty & Freedom of Speech v. Gay Rights

JOHN A. SPARKS, THE INSTITUTE FOR FAITH & FREEDOM Among recent actions by the U.S. Supreme Court, a four-sentence order may set the stage for the court...

Stop Censorship of Christian Flag

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL BOSTON, MA – Liberty Counsel has asked a federal district court to forgo a trial and order the city of Boston to allow...

California Resolution Threatens Pastors and Counselors

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL SACRAMENTO, CA -- Dr. Kevin Mannoia, Azusa Pacific University chaplain and the former head of the National Association of Evangelicals, has...

SCOTUS Reverses Oregon’s Decision to Punish Bakers

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In a victory for Sweet Cakes Bakery and Melissa and Aaron Klein, today the U.S. Supreme Court sent their case...

Illinois’ Abortion Bill Worse Than New York’s

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL SPRINGFIELD, IL -- The Illinois Senate voted 34-20 last Friday to pass a bill that is even more extreme than New...

Boston Censorship in Court

LIBERTY COUNSEL BOSTON, MA – Liberty Counsel will present oral argument tomorrow in a federal court of appeals against the city of Boston and one...

o Quote Yogi Berra, “It’s Like Déjà-vu, All Over Again” with Respect to Bibles...

SKIP ASH, ACLJ I am convinced that Yogi Berra is one of America’s better philosophers. Who else could say it better than Yogi vis-à-vis the continuing attempts...

NJ Counseling Case Goes Back to Lower Court

LIBERTY COUNSEL TRENTON, NJ – Liberty Counsel will refile King v. Murphy in the New Jersey lower court and work this case back up to the...

Ohio 4-H Violates Rights with Harmful Agenda

LIBERTY COUNSEL State taxpayer dollars are funding Ohio State University (OSU) Office of Cooperative Extension’s coopting the mission of the Ohio 4-H program to promote LGBT...

Mat Staver Addresses a Dangerous Threat to Religious Freedom

MAT STAVER, LIBERTY COUNSEL H.R. 5 is a bill that pushes the LGBT agenda on all people and targets Christianity in every area of life—including...

Montana School Choice Case Appealed to U.S. Supreme Court

Montana Supreme Court ruled state may discriminate against parents who select religious schools for their children JOHN KRAMER, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Arlington, Virginia—In a case appealed yesterday...

James Madison’s Defense of Conscience

American Minute with Bill Federer James Madison was born MARCH 16, 1751. He recalled standing with his father outside the jail in the village of Orange...

ACLJ Files Critical Submissions to U.N. Demanding Pastor Cao and Other Christians Be Protected...

PAUL ARCHULETA, ACLJ Through our European affiliate the European Centre for Law and Justice (ECLJ), the ACLJ recently filed two more submissions with the U.N....
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Pastor Cao Passes Two Years in Chinese Prison – JSL Radio Recap

JAY SEKULOW, ACLJ On Monday we gave you an update on the case of Christian Pastor John Cao – a U.S. permanent resident from North...

James Lankford: Defending Religious Freedom Means Living Your Faith

FRED LUCAS, THE DAILY SIGNAL Not living one’s faith can become a threat to religious liberty, Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., said while speaking on a...

A Rose by Another Name Still Merits First Amendment Protection

ILYA SHAPIRO and PATRICK MORAN, CATO INSTITUTE Barronelle Stutzman owns and operates Arlene’s Flowers, where she designs floral arrangements for a variety of occasions, including...

Christmas Holiday Display Defended

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL ROWNSTOWN, IN – Liberty Counsel has filed a motion to dismiss in the lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana...

Cross Case Before SCOTUS

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case tomorrow involving the Bladensburg Peace Cross, a 40-foot cross in the median on a Maryland...