Morning Buzz | Arkansas Gov. Refuses to Sign Religious Freedom Bill; Requires Revisions

In today's buzz, Walmart criticizes "religious freedom" bills, and WaPo uses our millennials report in an article about sexual assault on campus. … [Read more...]

Morning Buzz | 8 in 10 Say Businesses Should Not Be Allowed To Discriminate Against Gays, Lesbians

In today's buzz, the NYT editorial board's criticism of IN's "religious freedom" law and millennials' reluctance to make black-and-white moral pronouncements. … [Read more...]

Passover: Important to American Jews, but Not Nearly as Important as Yom Kippur

Don’t pass the matzo ball soup just yet—Jewish Americans don’t say Passover is as important as other Jewish holidays. A plurality (43 percent) of American Jews said Yom Kippur, the “Day of Atonement,” is the most important Jewish holiday to them personally. This is according to PRRI’s 2012 Jewish Values Survey, which, among other questions, asked Americans who identify as Jewish what the most important Jewish holiday is to them personally. In a distant […] … [Read more...]

The Morning Buzz | The Popularity of Passover

Today's Buzz reports Ohio has been ordered to recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states, few women are interested in careers in academia, Stephen Colbert's take on Common Core, Passover's popularity among the non-Jewish, and a look back on the Loma Prieta earthquake. … [Read more...]

The Morning Buzz | Is the Internet Killing Religion?

Today's Buzz includes video of Passover versions of songs from the Frozen soundtrack, and reports on the Senate blocking the Paycheck Fairness Act, Hillary Clinton still thinking about running in the 2016 presidential election, how the internet affects religious disaffiliation and Derrick Gordon becoming the first openly gay Division I basketball player. … [Read more...]


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