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An Isaac Backus American Freedoms Event to be held on February 7, 2015. For more information: READ MORE
The president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America, Daniel R. Jackson, issued the following statement on December 8, 2014 in response to the growing number of demonstrations following the grand jury decisions rendered in the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. and Eric Garner in N.Y.: READ MORE
CHURCH-STATE LITIGATOR WAS FIRST OF HIS KIND IN ADVENTIST CHURCH It was a privilege to attend and participate in the funeral services for Lee Boothby earlier this week. Lee was a mentor and a friend, an Adventist attorney who pioneered trying cases involving religious discrimination, and the separation of church and state. Others would file briefs, but Lee fought cases. Lee was an inspiration to me. He will be remembered fondly, and sorely missed. Alan J. Reinach, Esq. READ MORE
I truly am honored to be speaking here at FPRI, a stellar organization that is dedicated to providing sound research and analysis to aid in the conduct of the foreign policy of this nation READ MORE
TV host and comedian Bill Maher's recent comments about Islam sparked a petition to remove him as the commencement speaker at the University of California, Berkeley. The petition noted that "Maher is a blatant bigot and racist who has no respect for the values of UC Berkeley students and administration." READ MORE