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Biden admin softens defense of law protecting religious exemption after liberals complain

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 14 days ago

Cover picture for the articlePresident Biden's administration appeared to soften the language it used to defend a religious exemption after intense backlash from progressives. The issue revolves around a federal law – Title IX, a civil rights statute that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex by education programs receiving federal assistance. The statute exempts religious schools from those protections if it violates their deeply held beliefs.
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