Hobby Lobby Wins Religious Exemption At The Supreme Court; Social Media Reactions

This Burwell v. Hobby Lobby will be scrutinized widely and my purpose here is to put some links together on the decision.In a 5-4 decision, the "Court holds that the government can’t require closely held corporations with religious owners to provide contraception coverage, though the government may provide that coverage itself." The decision is a narrow rejection of the contraceptive requirement and does not invalidate other aspects of Obamacare.A pdf of the opinion is here.Follow c … [Read more...]

Is Hobby Lobby a Christian Company?

According to Jonathan Merritt, there is reason to question Hobby Lobby's claim to be a Christian company. Writing in The Week, Merritt takes H0bby Lobby to task for buying much of their cheap craft merch from China, a nation with an abysmal human rights record.Merritt asserts in his conclusion: If you want to call your business "Christian," by all means, go right ahead. But those who live by the label must die by it as well. You cannot call your business "Christian" when arguing before the … [Read more...]


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