What does it mean for an argument to “beg the question”? John Corvino explains.
In philosophical logic, the term “valid” has a precise meaning. John Corvino explains it here.
John’s “Religious Liberty and Discrimination” debate with Ryan Anderson, which took place on September 7 at the University of Notre Dame, is now available on YouTube:
Bakers, florists, and other wedding-service providers sometimes balk at anti-discrimination law, citing the importance of “freedom.” John Corvino explains how such laws protect access and promote inclusion.
John Corvino explains why “Bathroom Bills,” which require people to use the restroom corresponding with the sex on their birth-certificate, are short-sighted, counterproductive, and harmful.
John Corvino explains that respecting people’s convictions doesn’t require sanctioning their discriminatory behavior.
Some people claim that bakers, florists, and even public officials who refuse to serve same-sex weddings are not really discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation. But they are, and John Corvino explains why.
Religious Freedom Restoration Acts, or RFRAs, can protect religious liberty, but they can also license religious privilege and discrimination. John Corvino explains the problem.
John Corvino explains why First Amendment Defense Acts, or FADAs, betray not only the spirit of the First Amendment but also the United States’ rich legacy of religious liberty.
John Corvino debates Maggie Gallagher on same-sex marriage at the University of Notre Dame on October 25, 2012. Corvino and Gallagher are the co-authors of the book Debating Same-Sex Marriage.