South Carolina is Lobbying to Allow…

This story is so insane it deserves it’s own email. So here it is… South Carolina Lobbying to Allow Discrimination Against Jewish Parents By Akela Lacy (Akela is a new fellow at The Intercept, you can follow her here.) The Trump administration is considering whether to grant a South Carolina request that would effectively allow faith-based foster care agencies in the state the ability to deny Jewish parents from fostering children in its network. The argument, from the state and from the agency, is that the federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act should not force a Protestant group to work with Jewish people if it violates a tenet of their faith.

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