Thursday, April 09, 2015

Something to Think About . . .


Related Off-site Links:
Up to 150 Killed at Kenyan University Massacre Following Al-Shabaab Easter Week Raid: Terrorists 'Behead' Christian Students in Worst Attack in Country in 17 Years – Darren Boyle and Jenny Stanton (Daily Mail, April 2, 2015).
Attacks on Christians Cry for World's Condemnation – The Editorial Board (The News Tribune, April 8, 2015).
Pakistani Christian Teen Dies After Being Set on Fire – Desmond Busteed (Premier Christian Radio, April 15, 2015).
Killing Christianity – Phyllis Zagano (National Catholic Reporter, April 8, 2015).
Oregon Bakery Found Culpable for Anti-Gay Discrimination, Could Face $150,000 Fine – Zack Ford (Think Progress, February 3, 2015).
Cake Wars Getting Stickier – Chris Weigant (The Huffington Post, April 6, 2015).
Most Americans Support Gay People Over Businesses That Use Religion to Discriminate – David Badash (The New Civil Rights Movement, April 9, 2015).
Perhaps Love Bakes a Cake – Micah J. Murray (, September 4, 2013).
The Clash of “Religious Freedom” and Civil Rights in Indiana – Dale Carpenter (The Washington Post, March 30, 2015).
Can Religious Freedom Be Used to Discriminate? – Stephen Seufert (The Huffington Post, April 6, 2015).
When "Religious Liberty" Was Used to Justify Racism Not Homophobia – Ian Millhiser (Think Progress, February 26, 2015).
"Religious Discrimination" Laws Have Nothing to Do With Religion – Julian Bond (The Advocate, March 30, 2015).
How Conservatives Hijacked "Religious Freedom" – Amanda Marcotte (Talking Points Memo, March 31, 2015).
U.S. Catholic Leaders Successfully Rebrand Their Church as Preëminent Church of Anti-Gay Bigotry: Testimony from Easter Talk Shows – William D. Lindsey (Bilgrimage, April 7, 2015).
Gays, Religious Traditionalists, and the Feeling of Being Under Siege – Conor Friedersdorf (The Atlantic, April 6, 2015).

See also the previous Wild Reed posts:
Quote of the Day – February 2, 2015
Something to Think About – March 31, 2015
Marianne Duddy-Burke on Religious Liberty vs. Same-Sex Marriage
Doug Mataconis on the Bishops, Religious Freedom, and Living in a Civil Society
Prayer of the Week – February 16, 2015

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