Religious And Moral Objections to Contraceptive Mandate

“Freedom to practice one’s faith is a fundamental right” —President Donald Trump

Thomas Jefferson’s “Wall of Separation” Letter

ISSUE: Question of the governments right to force its citizens to violate their moral or religious objections to purchasing health care that includes contraception, abortions, or to deny service based on a conscious objection. Continue reading “Religious And Moral Objections to Contraceptive Mandate”

The Selectively Offended

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I disagree with that

Today, we live during a period of history when the rights and freedoms afforded to all Americans by the First Amendment are being eroded and redefined.

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.”

There is a group of individuals who are offended by what certain people say or write and therefore assert that those who express themselves in offensive ways, should be silenced. The problem with this view of speech is that the people who make these claims, selectively choose what is offensive and what is not. Essentially, anything that you write or say that they do not agree with, is deemed offensive language and should be censored.

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