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Never Forget Why—Remembering 9/11 with Liberty Institute

September 11, 2015

We remember that Tuesday morning—the calls from family telling us to turn on the TV; the continuous and haunting reel of planes, buildings, and smoke; the sinking feeling in our stomachs. How could we ever forget? That day, we collectively felt the pain and grief that many of us had

Victory for Chaplain Wes Modder Could Send Waves of Freedom Throughout Military

September 11, 2015

The U.S. Navy exonerated decorated Chaplain Wes Modder last Friday, rejecting the attempt to relieve him from his duties, and eradicating the threat to end Chaplain Modder’s 20-year Navy career. Chaplain Wes Modder has been exonerated and will be allowed to continue ministering as a Navy Chaplain. In a major

Liberty Institute Recognizes Advocates of Religious Liberty with New Award at American Legion National Convention

September 4, 2015

As the battle for religious liberty gains new intensity, Liberty Institute is recognizing the heroes of this struggle in a new way. On Wednesday, September 2, Liberty Institute President and CEO Kelly Shackelford presented the very first Philip B.  Onderdonk Jr. Religious Liberty Award at the 2015 American Legion National

Making Discrimination Hurt

September 4, 2015

          City of Austin Pays for Unlawful Discrimination Against Faith-Based Pregnancy Centers     Bullies. That’s what Raul Gonzales called the City of Austin and pro-abortion activists who tried to cut off women from making an informed decision about whether to visit faith-based ministries offering prolife solutions to

Liberty Institute Adds Noted Attorney, Constitutional Expert, and Author Ken Klukowski to Legal Team

August 27, 2015

As another step in our effort to defend and restore religious freedom for more Americans, Liberty Institute announced this week that noted attorney, national bestselling author, and constitutional expert Kenneth A. (“Ken”) Klukowski is joining the Liberty Institute legal team as Senior Counsel and Director of Strategic Affairs. “The growing

YOUR TURN TO STAND: Religious Liberty Rally Inspires Americans to Action

August 27, 2015

By Liberty Davidson We’ve seen the stories—bakers, florists, members of the military, business owners, and hard-working public servants who stood up for their beliefs and are paying the price. We know their names because they roll through our newsfeed sandwiched between celebrity gossip and the latest Vine. But for an