Religion

More than 2,500 LAPD employees plan to seek a religious exemption to LA’s requirement that city workers get the COVID vaccine.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Vaccine mandates are popping up at companies, universities, and government offices across California. Employees can opt out for medical reasons or “sincerely held religious beliefs.”

from Greater LA

While some people begin to apply for a religious exemption to avoid workplace coronavirus vaccine mandates, UCSB religious studies professor Joseph Blankholm says he does not know of…

Religious exemption may be a loophole in vaccine mandates

While some people begin to apply for a religious exemption to avoid workplace coronavirus vaccine mandates, UCSB religious studies professor Joseph Blankholm says he does not know of…

from KCRW Features

Dr. Kelly Denton-Borhaug, a professor of religious studies, examines how Christian rhetoric is used to justify endless wars and the “moral injury” they inflict.

Christianity is the linchpin in America’s war machine

Dr. Kelly Denton-Borhaug, a professor of religious studies, examines how Christian rhetoric is used to justify endless wars and the “moral injury” they inflict.

from Scheer Intelligence

Jeffrey Burrill, a U.S.

What the resignation of a US Catholic Church monsignor might say about data privacy

Jeffrey Burrill, a U.S.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It’s an issue many communities across California are wrestling with: how to preserve historic buildings and landmarks that are part of their heritage without draining local government…

Joe Mathews: To preserve our old theaters, have faith in churches whose beliefs you don’t share

It’s an issue many communities across California are wrestling with: how to preserve historic buildings and landmarks that are part of their heritage without draining local government…

from Zócalo's Connecting California