CHRISTIAN RIGHT DOUBLES DOWN IN THE FACE OF CATHOLIC PROGRESS
The Catholic world is abuzz with news that the Synod of Bishops could be overhauling the church’s long-standing doctrine on LGBTQ people and divorced members. But a coalition of Catholic and Evangelical members of the Christian Right are fighting back.
The Nullification of Religious Liberty
It’s true. Religious liberty is under sustained attack in America—but not in the way the Christian Right would have us believe. A theocratic (and sometimes Neo-Confederate) movement within the broader Christian Right is targeting the religious liberty of those they don’t agree with.
Beyond Prisons, Mental Health Clinics: When Austerity Opens Cages
As Illinois closes more of its public prisons and other institutions, legal scholars Liat Ben-Moshe and Erica Meiners follow the money--and challenge assumptions about privatization and state control.
UNCHARITABLE CHOICE: FAITH-BASED TAKEOVER OF FEDERAL PROGRAMS
PRA senior fellow Fred Clarkson explores how the Charitable Choice privatization project became the perfect vehicle for the Christian Right to enter into a lasting partnership with neoliberals