Human Rights/Freedom


Alabama News | Apr. 30 2015

New bill would make most abortions illegal in Alabama

A new bill proposed in the Alabama House of Representatives would effectively make most abortions illegal in Alabama if signed into law.... [READ MORE]

Editorials by Bob Terry | Apr. 28 2015

What Is Religious Freedom?

According to William J. Barber II, “religious freedom laws are an immoral ploy to stir up fears.” Barber is president of the North... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Apr. 27 2015

5 arguments to watch as Supreme Court considers gay ‘marriage’

When the United States Supreme Court convened April 28, it heard arguments in support of and against state bans on same-sex “marriage”... [READ MORE]

Conferences | Apr. 16 2015

ERLC summit addresses racial reconciliation’s connection to gospel

Racial reconciliation in the Church calls for a strong view of the image of God in all people, a deep commitment to understanding others and... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Mar. 19 2015

Utah passes LGBT nondiscrimination bill

SALT LAKE CITY — After seven years of debate and a historic compromise, the Utah House of Representatives on March 11 voted final passage... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 12 2015

Alabama Supreme Court orders halt to same-sex ‘marriage’ licenses

For some Alabamians the recent rulings on same-sex “marriage” in the state seem more like a game of “He Said, She Said.” ... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 12 2015

‘Marriage Protection Act’ moving in House

Hundreds of inquirers asked the same question after the Feb. 9 ruling that made same-sex “marriage” legal in the state — “Does... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Mar. 9 2015

‘United in Faith’ march in Selma marks 50 years since ‘Bloody Sunday’

It’s been 50 years since prejudice and violence culminated in “Bloody Sunday” — when police officers used tear gas, nightsticks... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Mar. 2 2015

Survey shows 81 percent for religious freedom on marriage views

Contrary to the “inevitability” narrative most Americans have accepted of same-sex “marriage,” a new survey released... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | Feb. 5 2015

As abortion rates decline, ERLC President Moore says there is still ‘much to be done’

The number and rate of abortions continue to decline as America passes the anniversary of Roe v. Wade and the sanctity of human life observances... [READ MORE]

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