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This month we're exploring the 1954 Johnson Amendment: what it is, why it's back in the news, and whether or not it violates the free speech of non-profit organizations. Join us and bring your friends!
Bad Religion: How Trump is warping Christianity for his own gains, William Saletan in Slate
Losing the Johnson Amendment Would Destroy the Unique Political Role of Nonprofits, from Editors of Nonprofit Quarterly
- Most People — And Perhaps Most Clergy — Don’t Want Political Endorsements In Church, Andrew R. Lewis and Paul A. Djupe at FiveThirtyEight
What Would Repealing the Johnson Amendment Actually Mean for Churches?, Elizabeth Jackson at Church Law & Tax
Why the Constitution Neither Protects Nor Forbids Tax Subsidies for Politicking from the Pulpit, Michael Dorf at FindLaw