Posts Tagged ‘Religious Discrimination’

July 27th, 2022 - 1:23 pm § in Jews, Politics, Religion

Prominent Christian nationalist says Jews aren’t welcome in GOP

Andrew Torba (photo, left), an alt-right social media figure, argues Jews must be excluded from the conservative movement. “We don’t want people who are Jewish,” he said. “This is an explicitly Christian movement because this is an explicitly Christian country.” Actuall[...]

December 6th, 2016 - 1:04 am § in Misc.

Who among us feels himself so exalted above his fellows, as to have a right to dictate to them their mode of belief?”

Back in  1809 Hugh Mills, a Republican,  had a strong case for overturning the election of Jacob Henry, a Federalist, to North Carolina’s State Aseembly.   You see, Henry was still a  Jew, even though  he had already served a year in the legislature,  owned 300 acres, a town lot, and[...]

October 7th, 2014 - 1:53 pm § in Misc.

Proselytizing with a badge and gun

The ACLU has filed a lawsuit against an Indiana state trooper who pulled over a 60-year-old woman for a traffic violation and, after writing a warning ticket, asked her if she’s a Christian, what church she attends, and handed her a religious pamphlet. David Bursten, a spokesman for the Indian[...]