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The fast-food chain Chick-fil-A is wanted on suspicion of aiding and abetting Christian organizations. The home of the "original chicken sandwich" was banned from its second airport in two weeks for the offense of contributing to Christian groups deemed anti-gay by its critics. The San Antonio City Council voted to exclude the restaurant from its airport, and Buffalo, New York, soon followed suit, thus denying travelers the option of juicy chicken sandwiches and waffle fries in the cause of social justice.
In the closely watched Masterpiece Cakeshop case, the Supreme Court dealt a blow against the small-mindedness that so often characterizes the self-appointed minders of social justice in America. The case involved a Christian baker in Colorado named Jack Phillips, who refused to create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple in They took their complaint to the Colorado Civil Rights Commission under a Colorado law forbidding discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
During two days of debate over gay marriage, the Supreme Court considered technical matters of standing, the nature of marriage and constitutional rights, the social science of gay parenting and much else. The response of top liberal commentators was. Please, don't bore us with the details.
By Rich Lowry. Now that the Supreme Court has imposed its edict on the land, the question is whether religious institutions and people of faith will still be permitted to act on moral beliefs that the court has portrayed as bigoted and deeply wounding. In his long prose-poem about love masquerading as a judicial opinion, Justice Anthony Kennedy made a bow to these concerns.
It's a sweet coincidence that Arizona Gov. The legislators who pushed the bill are in many ways segregation's modern heirs, and their defeat was richly deserved. But even the well-meaning conservatives who supported the bill out of a sincere concern for religious liberty should take notice of the timing.
Word has been out on Twitter and elsewhere that NR has endorsed gay marriage. The source of the rumor is this piece by Jason. It has long been the tradition of NR, established and fiercely guarded by WFBto let our writers and editors write pieces dissenting from our official editorial line, in the spirit of welcoming open, vigorous debate.