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Teacher Praying
Teacher-led Prayer: Unconstitutional but Appropriate?

Teachers should help students understand why religious freedom protections — like the prohibition against teacher-led prayer — benefit people of all religions and none.
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Religion In Workplace
Protecting Religious Freedom Has a Domino Effect

The recent death of a turbaned Sikh law enforcement officer sparks conversation over the fact that some members of minority religious communities are still forced to decide between serving their country and honoring their religious identities.
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Religious Liberty
Telescope Media Group v. Luthero: Federal appellate court weighs in on the religious liberty culture war

Courts are facing the thorny issue of balancing religious liberty and anti-discrimination laws and have to answer the question, do religious believers engaged in for-profit businesses have to produce goods and services that violate their deeply held religious beliefs?
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