first amendment defense act
It was a difficult and challenging year, especially seen through the lens of sexual health. It was a year in which politics came close to displacing sexual politics as the most-talked about topic on therapist couches.
The Massachusetts Democrat destroyed GOP arguments in favor of anti-LGBT legislation.
If discrimination against Jewish people and African Americans didn't work in this country, because we are a "free country," then why do the Mike Huckabees of the world think this ridiculous Act will work?
Davis is going down as a martyr to cause, having galvanized bigots and religious extremists across Kentucky and across the country, claiming that their religious freedom has been infringed upon by the Supreme Court's ruling.
While it may be accurate to say that a majority of the American public has "moved on" with regard to marriage equality, that's not true among the base of the GOP. And, more critically, the majority of Americans in general hasn't "moved on" when it comes to "religious liberty" vs. "gay rights," not by a long shot.
Critics say the language could protect an employer who doesn't believe unmarried people should have sex outside of wedlock.