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Chris Lisee

Blog Posts by Chris Lisee

Posted by Chris Lisee 2 years 17 weeks ago
Amid a rash of recent attacks that are being investigated as hate crimes, a coalition of more than 150 organizations is calling on the Senate Judiciary Committee to conduct hearings next month with...
Posted by Chris Lisee 2 years 17 weeks ago
Maybe religion really is the opiate of the masses – just not the way Karl Marx imagined.A University of Washington study posits that worship services at megachurches can trigger feelings of...
Posted by Chris Lisee 2 years 18 weeks ago
WASHINGTON — The head of the Family Research Council on Thursday accused the Southern Poverty Law Center of sparking hatred that led accused gunman Floyd Lee Corkins II to shoot a security guard at...
Posted by Chris Lisee 2 years 18 weeks ago
New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan defended his invitation of President Obama to the annual Al Smith Dinner in October, saying he is trying to encourage civility and dialogue amid a bitter battle with...
Posted by Chris Lisee 2 years 18 weeks ago
Nearly all Muslims can agree on the basic beliefs of Islam: There is one God, Muhammad is God’s prophet, Muslims should fast during the holy month of Ramadan, and give alms to the poor.Yet beyond...