Tag Archives: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Catholic Culture: You may think the Burger King settlement with Ashanti McShan was a triumph of justice, but there is an important sense in which it was not. The issue was the firing of McShan, a Pentecostal Christian teenager, because her religious convictions required her to wear a long skirt instead of slacks at work. Read more here.
This is an update to a previous news post. The college is obviously being targeted as a test case to see if the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission will be able to dictate employment policies for Catholic institutions; not only colleges but hospitals would be effected. This is a war against the freedom of Catholic institutions to uphold their Catholic identity on issues of Faith and … More →
Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) – The Obama administration has ruled that a small Catholic college must provide coverage for contraception in its insurance plans for employees. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) ruled that Belmont Abbey College must provide the coverage, even though it violates Catholic teachings. Read more here