Atlanta Forced to Pay $1.2 Million to Fired Christian Fire Chief

In a big victory for freedom of religion and speech, the Atlanta city council agreed to pay former fire chief Kelvin Cochran $1.2 million in damages and attorneys’ fees for firing him after he wrote a book expressing biblical views on sex and marriage.  this is a great victory for the forces of freedom.  It’s some welcome pushback against efforts to discriminate against and marginalize Christians in society.  Opposition to redefining marriage is not a “fringe” position, nor is it illegal.  It is the deeply held belief of millions of people.  Read more: