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The opponents claimed it would have allowed business owners to deny gays access to public accommodations. In a letter sent to Arizona Gov.
Jan Brewer R before she vetoed the bill, 11 law professors, some liberal, some conservative and all experts in religious freedom, came to the same conclusion. But even if the Arizona law would have done what opponents claimed, the law would still not be analogous to a Jim Crow law.
Here are three reasons why: This included separate schools, parks and prisons, and separate seating areas in public places, like in courtrooms, public libraries and public transportation. And, at the federal level, this included a segregated military. RFRA laws, including the federal law, state laws, and the modifications in the Arizona bill, do not mandate government discrimination.
Business owners were required by state law to maintain separate facilities for whites and blacks. Railroad owners, for instance, were required to have separate cars for blacks and whites.
Barber shops and liquor stores were required to serve either blacks or whites, but could not serve both. And hospitals had to maintain separate facilities based upon race. In essence, these laws maintain what was long held to be the view of the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment.
Namely, government cannot infringe upon your religious liberty unless it has a really good reason for doing so and it cannot avoid doing so.
Rather than restrict when the government can take away your freedom, Jim Crow laws limited freedom. Most egregiously, of course, Jim Crow laws limited the freedom of blacks, and, in some Jim Crow states, Latinos, Jews and poor whites. But they also limited the freedom of white business owners.
Jim Crow laws used government coercion of private business to enforce a racist government policy. Government policy was not the only source of racism, of course.
Private institutions also discriminated based upon race. But they did so with government blessing. Indeed, government set the example for them to follow. If you owned a barber shop serving whites, you could not serve blacks.
If you owned a liquor store serving whites, you could not sell to blacks. If you owned restaurant, you had to provide a separate room if you wanted to serve blacks.For anyone interested, take a look at the following articles on just two of the arguments for God's existence and one can see that there is a vibrant on-going literature on this controversy--hardly on the order of magical teapots.
Freedom of religion is a principle that supports the freedom of an individual or community, in public or private, to manifest religion or belief in teaching, practice, worship, and observance.
It also includes the freedom to change one's religion or beliefs. It is an analysis and description of human existence as conditioned by desire and ignorance and a method of attainment of spiritual freedom through human effort.
In short, it describe human predicament and offers a rational method of spiritual freedo. Reddit has thousands of vibrant communities with people that share your interests.
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If the Nazis said you were a Jew. Yes, freedom of religion is not needed of felt by religious followers as well as atheists, I feel freedom of religion is lawfully important to let people who are suffering in the name of religion and material belief, be set free.
Various aspects of the relationship between religion and science have been cited by modern historians of science and religion, philosophers, theologians, scientists, and others from various geographical regions and cultures. Even though the ancient and medieval worlds did not have conceptions resembling the modern understandings of "science" and "religion", certain elements of these modern.