Amanda Tyler comments on SCOTUS travel ban ruling

Video courtesy ABC News Livestream. On June 26, 2018, Amanda Tyler, executive director of the Baptist Joint Committee for Religious Liberty, spoke on the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court after its troublesome travel ban ruling. “We are deeply disappointed by the Supreme Court’s refusal to repudiate policy rooted in animus against Muslims. In giving such broad deference to President Trump, the Court neglects its duty to uphold our First Amendment principles of religious liberty. Safeguarding religious liberty requires the government to remain neutral with regard to religion, neither favoring one religion over another nor preferring religion or irreligion.”

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