In fact, Kennedy said, the commission had been hostile to Baker’s faith, denying him the neutral consideration he deserved.
While the justices split in their reasoning, only Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor dissented.
Below is a selection of titles for younger readers that are approachable, fun and educational: Your kids are undoubtedly going to have questions about all of the fascinating things they're learning.Freedom of religion and religion has been used to justify all kinds of discrimination throughout history, whether it be slavery, whether it be the holocaust, whether it be—I mean, we—we can list hundreds of situations where freedom of religion has been used to justify discrimination.And to me it is one of the most despicable pieces of rhetoric that people can use to—to use their religion to hurt others.” …. In short, the Commission’s consideration of Phillips’ religious objection did not accord with its treatment of these other objections.Rose even said her chapter hosts an event called #Service Sunday, in which they do various community service projects."They're fun, and we're giving back," Rose said."And we're really demonstrating through action that people who live without religions are still good people, which is an important message in a heavily religious community.""Since many places in the United States are blessed with diversity, the best way for people to understand those of different backgrounds is to interact with them," Cunningham said.Both proponents of gay rights and defenders of Christians who refuse to provide certain services to gay couples will, no doubt, read much more into the decision handed down today than is warranted.