The ruling disappoints liberal Jewish groups and pleases Orthodox Jewish groups.
The ruling could lead to federal officials not enforcing nondiscrimination laws, for fear of being sued, one journalist suggested.
“Even if the Constitution has taken a holiday during this pandemic, it cannot become a sabbatical.”
Our movement believes in a world in which all people can live lives of dignity and freedom, and Barrett represents a clear threat to that vision.
Martin Luther King Jr. thought history trended toward justice. I’m not so sure.
ACB affirmed prayer in a culture that sometimes denigrates it — but we must separate faith from religion.
LGBTQ+ rights advocates immediately condemned the statement, including Jewish LGBTQ+ thought leaders, activists, and rabbis.
Being exposed to a wide variety of opinions helps us to be more just. A Supreme Court with clear views is not a balanced court.
By federal law, the first Monday of October is when the Supreme Court begins session. But what if that first Monday is Yom Kippur?
“The high court makes clear that the Free Exercise Clause demands the equal treatment of religious citizens and institutions in government programs.”