Don’t let the bastards grind you down.
“That includes making sure that our employees know their duties to accommodate people of faith.”
A lawsuit filed yesterday (July 27) on behalf of 74 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detainees alleges that prison authorities at the Sheridan Correctional Institution have violated the Constitutional and religious freedom rights of detained immigrants—many of whom are Sikh and Hindu—by ignoring religious dietary restrictions, failing to provide language interpreters and seizing sacred items and clothing. Several Sikh men also say that officials confiscated their turbans upon arrival.
You shall know them by their works.
We must be very blunt about the creation of the Religious Liberty Task Force: It’s another huge step forward in the Trump Regime’s creation of a regressive Christian white ethnostate.
And if that sounds like hyperbole to you, you’re not paying attention.
— Melissa McEwan (@Shakestweetz) July 30, 2018
Nolite te bastardes carborundorum.
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