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Group’s faith rule stirs clash at Tufts University

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The Boston Globe, November 13, 2012

Eric Rassbach, deputy general counsel for The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, said restrictions on Christian groups reveal a thinly veiled hostility to the faith’s stance on social issues, including abortion and gay rights.

“There’s an ideal of conformity,” he said. “They are saying that everyone has to think the same way, which seems contrary to the idea of a university.”