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Dennis Daugaard

'Religious freedom' laws are about the freedom to discriminate

'Religious freedom' laws are about the freedom to discriminate

Across the land, heroic male legislators are rising up to protect the lives and virtue of women and girls from sexual predators.

They are not, as one might hope, enacting laws that would prevent men convicted of domestic violence from owning firearms, even though that would save precious female lives.

Nor are they working with colleges and universities to ensure fair investigations of campus sexual assault, even though this would help many female students.

And, alas, they aren’t doing anything to help or prod police agencies to process the backlogs of rape kits, even though this would put many more sex offenders behind bars.

No, the state legislators...

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