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Woman denied job because she’s Christian?

Not likely. At least, not completely. This gets pretty stupid. Just warning you. It’s also insanely long. The CBC has details of the story: Bethany Paquette claims her application to work in Canada’s North for Amaruk Wilderness Corp. was rejected … Continue reading

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Your dead child is gay? We won’t do his funeral.

A Baptist church in Tampa, Florida cancelled funeral arrangements for 42 year old Julion Evans after the obituary listed a surviving husband. His mother, Julie Atwood, was floored by the news; the funeral was to be the next day. Atwood … Continue reading

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Should Christian photographers take gay photos?

Worthy of a special round of Scruples, this one. I ran across a story of New Mexico event photographers who wound up in a bit of hot water over refusing to take photos for a lesbian wedding. The lesbian couple … Continue reading

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Don’t be religious at work unless your work is religious

Doesn’t that sound sensible? I think that sounds sensible. Sadly, it isn’t all that easy a guideline to follow in a world with so many religions, some of which requiring the followers follow incredibly strict dress codes and behaviour rules … Continue reading

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Disabled gay couple booted from public pool

It’s Kentucky going 2 for 2 today. Because the bible apparently condemns all gay behaviour, the operators of The Pavilion in Hazard, felt justified in kicking the couple out. Via Michael Stone at the Examiner: According to reports, when the … Continue reading

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Christian group attempts to stop stopping school bullies?

At least, the kind that use gender and sexuality as a reason to pick on people. The Edmonton Logos Society is a Christian group that is allowed to run a program in a few of the city’s public schools. They’re … Continue reading

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Lord Jesus Christ (the Third) is not welcome in the library

Yeah, I feel somewhat sorry for this guy/gal in Belchertown, Massachusetts. Libraries are great places to hang out and great places to study, but since they are public places designed for use by everyone in the public, transsexual or otherwise, … Continue reading

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