The year-old judge is known to have ties to the Alliance Defending Freedom ADF , an Arizona-based conservative Christian nonprofit organisation, which says it works on advocating, training, and funding on the issues of "religious freedom, sanctity of life, and marriage and family". Ms Barrett was paid five times by the ADF since to speak at a training programme for Christian law school students, the Blackstone Legal Fellowship. In , during a confirmation hearing for her federal court position, senators questioned Ms Barrett about the work, and she said she did not initially know it was run by ADF. Independent Premium Comments can be posted by members of our membership scheme, Independent Premium.
Chick-fil-A and Same-Sex Marriage
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Family Research Council FRC is an American fundamentalist Protestant    activist group, with an affiliated lobbying organization. Its stated mission is "to advance faith, family and freedom in public policy and the culture from a Christian worldview". Tony Perkins is its current president. It opposes and lobbies against: access to pornography , embryonic stem-cell research , abortion , divorce , and LGBT rights such as anti-discrimination laws , same-sex marriage , same-sex civil unions , and LGBT adoption. The SPLC issued a statement condemning the attack later that day.
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Chick-fil-A has been the subject of political controversy due to its WinShape Foundation, a charitable endeavor founded by S. Truett Cathy and his wife, Jeanette, which critics contend has evidenced a bias in the Chick-fil-A company by donating millions of dollars to groups with anti-gay agendas:. Chick-fil-A is an American success story. Well, Chick-fil-A is run by devout Christians who believe in strong marriages, devoted families, and the highest standards of character for their workers.
The count of active groups that the civil rights organization labels as espousing hate climbed to 1,, up from four years ago, and was propelled by a rise in extremism, the center said. The annual tally is controversial. The SPLC said it has been sued by three groups that say they shouldn't be considered hate groups.