Posts Tagged ‘Lou Sheldon’

Government-Sponsored Religion, Lou Sheldon, Religion in Public Life, Religious Right Research, Traditional Values Coalition

Today an imam delivered the opening prayer before the Virginia House of Delegates – and once again the Religious Right is having kittens.

Three Religious Right groups – the Traditional Values Coalition, the Virginia Anti-Shariah Task Force and Act for America — say the imam, Johari Abdul-Malik of the Dar al-Hijrah Islamic Center in Falls Church, is […] Read More

Freedom of Religion, Government-Sponsored Religion, Religious Right Research

What is it with Religious Right zealots and holidays?

In recent weeks, Focus on the Family, the American Family Association and other Religious Right zealots have ginned up their annual assault on “Happy Holidays.” In a shameless bid to raise money and add a dollop of bitterness to the Christmas season, these folks are DEMANDING that merchants use the […] Read More