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Young adults and LGBT discomfort

Sexuality | Survey shows comfort with LGBT individuals decreased some last year
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 6/28/19, 02:41 pm

Contrary to popular perceptions, young Americans’ comfort with LGBT individuals declined last year, according to a survey released this week by media monitoring organization GLAAD.

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The cross still stands

Religious Liberty | The U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on the Bladensburg cross could curb hostility toward religion
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 6/25/19, 05:09 pm

The U.S. Supreme Court’s 7-2 decision Thursday in favor of a nearly century-old memorial cross in Bladensburg, Md., signaled that the justices want to leave more room for religion in the public square.

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California Assembly seeks LGBT affirmation from pastors, churches

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 6/25/19, 01:41 pm

The California State Assembly passed a resolution on Monday calling on religious leaders and others with “moral influence” to affirm homosexuality and transgenderism. The resolution asks counselors, pastors, churches, educators, schools, legislators, and others to avoid supporting traditional and Biblical views of sexuality, which the measure claims can cause suicide and depression.

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