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Explainer: #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches

By Joe Carter - Jul 1, 2015

What is the #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches story about?

 Since June 17 there have been seven fires at predominantly black churches. Many people are questioning whether the fires are hate crimes because they occurred in the wake of the massacre of nine African-Americans in Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina. more ⟶

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Protecting your church against sexual orientation and gender identity lawsuits

By Denny Burk - Jul 1, 2015

In a recent New York Times article, constitutional law expert Eugene Volokh says:

If I were a conservative Christian (which I most certainly am not), I would be very reasonably fearful, not just as to tax exemptions but as to a wide range of other programs — fearful that within a generation or so, my religious beliefs would be treated the same way as racist religious beliefs are. more ⟶

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