Washington state representative Matt Shea exchanged messages with far-right figures, chat records obtained by the Guardian reveal A Washington state Republican politician took part in private discussions
"Judeo-Christian moral standards are like God’s instruction manual for ... the best operation for human society," said the attorney general. Attorney General William Barr on Friday faulted the “ascendancy”
Critics called the presidential candidate's comments "un-American," "unconstitutional," "bigoted nonsense." Former Rep. Beto O’Rourke said Thursday that churches and other religious institutions that same-sex
Evangelical Christian voters have been among Donald Trump’s most enthusiastic and reliable supporters. Trump’s recent rejection of asylum seekers and cuts to domestic food assistance programs have not
Thomas Wheatley is a lawyer and regular contributor to Local Opinions. All opinions expressed here are his own. If you believe gender is determined by biological sex, consider yourself warned: You are
For 24 years, Karen Bradley worked as a nurse at St. Clare's Hospital in Schenectady, N.Y. The pay wasn't great, she says, but it was a good hospital, the place where her father once worked as a pharmacist.
In this op-ed, ACLU fellow Emma Roth explains how the Trump DOJ's attack on LGBTQ+ rights has far-reaching implications for cis women and girls. On October 8, the Supreme Court will hear a case with sweeping
Focusing on the disconnect between Trump's actions and the moral aspects of evangelicals' faith misses the issue that keeps their support firm. Liberals have a tendency to wring their hands at the strong
The Trump administration is threatening to cut funding for a Middle East studies program run by the University of North Carolina and Duke University, arguing that it's misusing a federal grant to advance
Abortion in the United States has decreased to record low levels, a decline that may be driven more by increased access to contraception and fewer women becoming pregnant than by the proliferation of restricting
A Victorian private school allegedly pressured a teacher to resign for personally disagreeing with the college’s anti-marriage equality stance, because of fears parents would pull their children out if
More than two dozen current and former Liberty University officials describe a culture of fear and self-dealing at the largest Christian college in the world. Brandon Ambrosino is a writer living in Delaware.
MIAMI BEACH — Senator Ted Cruz was running neck and neck with Donald J. Trump in Iowa just before the caucuses in 2016, but his campaign was expecting a last-minute boost from a powerful endorser, Jerry
JERUSALEM — Facebook suspended a chatbot operated by the official account of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday for violating hate speech rules after it sent a message saying that Israel’s politicians
(RICHMOND, Va.) — Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. said Tuesday that he is asking the FBI to investigate what he called a “criminal” smear campaign orchestrated against him by several disgruntled