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Gay rights may come at the cost of religious freedom…if you redefine religious freedom

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Religious worries over religious liberty are really just Christian worries over their receding hegemony.
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Catholic school fires longtime teacher after parents find out she’s in a same-sex marriage

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The school has received public funding, likely voiding a religious exemption in the local anti-discrimination law.
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Watch this Kentucky county clerk illegally deny same-sex couple a marriage license

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Massive resistance on a county-by-county scale.
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“Constitutional” conservatives are having second thoughts about Article 3 of the Constitution

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We don’t think that word means what they think it means.
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BREAKING: Supreme Court makes marriage equality law of the land in 5-4 decision

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Marriage equality is the law of the land.
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Mexico’s Supreme Court quietly legalizes same-sex marriage

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Over 80 percent of Mexican citizens are Catholic, and a majority of them support marriage equality.
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Mary Cheney braves FoxNews.com to promote marriage equality

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Sometimes it takes a Cheney to get through to the GOP.
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George W. Bush reportedly sought to officiate same-sex wedding in 2013

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Bush reportedly doesn’t remember making the offer, which sounds all too familiar.
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(Inter)National Organization for Marriage propping up Ireland marriage equality opponents

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America’s premier anti-gay hate group is taking its talents across the pond in advance of Friday’s referendum.
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Did Notorious RBG drop a hint on marriage equality last weekend?

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A little extra emphasis on the word “Constitution” could be going a long way.
Supreme Court on the day they heard Bush v. Gore (photo by John Aravosis)

Takeaways from oral arguments in Obergefell v. Hodges

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Reading the tea leaves based on each justice’s questions, comments and concerns on marriage equality.
Protesters outside the Supreme Court, and across from the US Congress, for the oral arguments on the gay rights cases involving DOMA and Proposition 8 in March, 2013. © John Aravosis 2013

What to watch for at the Supreme Court today

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A few things to keep in mind as the Court hears Obergefell vs. Hodges.
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Washington Post poll: Filibuster-proof supermajority of Americans support marriage equality

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If marriage equality were a bill in the Senate, it would break a GOP filibuster. That’s a big deal.
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