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You Mean I Can’t What? Religious Freedom in Difficult Times

April 7, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EDT

Free
You Mean I Can’t What? Religious Freedom in Difficult Times

In times of COVID-19, many people have questions about their religious freedom rights versus government intervention. Some communities are grappling with concerns about the separation of church and state. This webinar is a dialogue for people like you to understand the difficult decisions houses of worship face during stay-at-home mandates and what that means for religious freedom.

Presenters

  • Maggie Garrett, vice president for public policy at Americans United for Separation of Church and State.
    Twitter handle: @AmericansUnited
  • Charles Watson, Jr., director of education at Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty (BJC) and interfaith leader.
    Twitter handle: @BJConthehill
  • Richard Foltin, senior scholar at the Religious Freedom Center and former director of national and legislative affairs, American Jewish Committee (AJC).
    Twitter handle: @rfoltin
  • Mandisa Thomas, president and founder of Black Nonbelievers.
    Twitter handle: @mandy0904 @BNonbelievers
  • Lata Nott, Freedom Forum fellow and First Amendment expert (moderator).
    Twitter handle: @latanott

This webinar was made possible by generous support from the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations and the Henry Luce Foundation.

Details

Date:
April 7, 2020
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/v5Mpc-ugqzovJzBCRjl31khcmb4D-l6lXA

Venue

Zoom Webinar

Organizer

Freedom Forum
Phone:
202/292-6100
Email:
info@freedomforum.org
Website:
https://www.freedomforum.org