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San Francisco Declares NRA a ‘Domestic Terrorist Organization.’ Now What?

San Francisco Just Declared War on the NRA Many terrorists use guns. The National Rifle Association describes itself as “America’s foremost defender of Second Amendment rights” and generally opposes any gun control legislation. Does it necessarily follow that the NRA supports terrorists, or is itself a terrorist organization? San Francisco’s government seems to think so. …

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Can Wedding Venues Cite Religious Beliefs to Deny Interracial Couples?

Interracial marriage has been legal nationwide ever since the Supreme Court’s decision Loving v. Virginia in 1967. And same-sex marriage has been legal since 2015’s Obergefell v. Hodges ruling. But, as many same-sex couples have learned, wedding vendors haven’t been the most accommodating to hosting, working at, or servicing same-sex weddings, citing religious objections. (And, …

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Do You Have a Right to Boycott?

Political and economic protests can take many forms: marches, strikes, walk-outs, and sit-ins. Many of these are protected by the First Amendment’s free speech provisions, but these rights are not always absolute. For example, marches and gatherings may still need to acquire the proper permits; some industry workers (like the police) are prohibited from going …

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