As you may have heard, a GOP-affiliated and Bush-appointed federal judge ruled yesterday that a super-important part of the First Amendment is to guarantee tax breaks for religious theme parks with insanely discriminatory hiring practices.
Ark Encounter lawsuit
Throughout the years-long saga of Ken Ham’s quixotic quest to build a Noah’s ark replica according to the instructions set forth in Genesis (kinda), a lot has changed.
From one of our clandestine operatives comes the following scan of a solicitation document from Answers in Genesis, as the deeply confused “ministry” continues to seek millions to construct its horrifically misguided Noah’s ark replica in rural northern Kentucky.
Adapted from an earlier post on Sojourners’ God’s Politics blog. America is a nation established on certain inalienable rights. The right to life. The right to liberty. The right to pursue happiness as one sees fit. The right, as a religious organization, to sue a government and its officials whenever…