A hopeful, progressive understanding of religious liberty can prevent harm and discrimination while preserving the freedoms of both religious and nonreligious Americans.
Despite historic progress on LGBT rights, many LGBT people and their families still face serious and life-altering discrimination in their daily lives.
Anti-LGBT religious exemption laws pose a serious risk to state economies.
The Center for American Progress asked transgender and allied faith leaders how communities of faith can lead the way for greater acceptance of transgender people. Here is what they said.
This resource makes the case for the full inclusion of transgender people in both Jewish and Christian communities of faith and in society, based on Scripture and theology.
One year after Hobby Lobby, state legislators, organizations, and for-profit corporations are using religious liberty to infringe on the rights of women, religious minorities, and LGBT people.
Conservatives who profess faith, family, and values should follow Pope Francis’ lead and support principles that actually reflect the nation’s shared values.
Religious exemption laws would deny loving homes to vulnerable youth.
Religious leaders and faith-based activists are poised to make significant progress on a range of social justice issues this year.
Marriage equality and women’s reproductive rights are now being seen for what they always were: issues of basic justice.
When you try living on $77 a week for food, transportation, and entertainment—the budget of a minimum-wage worker—spending on things that many take for granted requires tough choices and carries significant consequences.
Christian scholars are exploring what is appropriate religious expression in a diverse society.
The fight for liberty and justice requires persistence and envisioning a more perfect union.
Conservatives should value the bonds of loyalty and commitment not just in marriage but also in the workplace, where bosses have obligations to their workers.
After four decades, the Religious Right is losing its grip, and a generous, justice-minded Christianity is gaining public attention and support.