Did you know that religion saves America $2.67 trillion per year? That religion cuts down crime? Makes happier marriages? Increases job satisfaction and performance? And keeps us free? But without religious freedom, all of these benefits and more could be lost. Read why the answer to “Who needs religion?” is
America is entering a period that renowned attorney Kelly Shackelford calls “a tipping point.” In this period, your religious freedom will either be saved or lost. The decisive battles will be fought in courtrooms. Yet the most important “soldiers” are not lawyers, but everyday people of faith who make the
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In Supreme Irony, adapted form his 2013 lecture given in the chamber of the U.S. Supreme Court, noted constitutional attorney and First Liberty President and CEO Kelly Shackelford explains both the drama and law behind the U.S. Supreme Court case Tinker v. Des Moines, and its significance for religious liberty.
In this exclusive annual publication from First Liberty, we carefully document each instance of religious hostility in America, and have included citations to court cases, links to news articles, or reports from organizations involved in the incidents.