The Slingshot: Clinton blasts BDS; Trump vs. a theologian; Right-to-die rebuffed

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Need to know: 05/10/2016

'NOT THE PATH TO PEACE'

Hillary Clinton: ‘Make countering BDS a priority’

She's against Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions efforts targeting Israel like those on the Methodist General Conference agenda. More from Religion News Service

NO CAKE FOR YOU

ACLU sues to block Mississippi law denying services to LGBT couples

Supporters say letting business owners refuse to serve same-sex couples is a religious freedom issue. The ACLU calls it discrimination. More from Religion News Service

NOT JUST A PRANK

Muslim student wrongly identified as ‘Isis’ in yearbook

The California teen, who wears a hijab, was embarrassed and distressed to be falsely tagged in the book as "Isis Phillips." More from Religion News Service

FIGHTING ISLAMOPHOBIA

Meet the California Latinos who support Baja’s biggest mosque

About 30 Muslims travel monthly to a Tijuana suburb to bolster information sessions about Islam. More from Fusion

NEVER SAY DIE

Will most California hospitals reject state’s right-to-die law?

The law allows doctors, medical groups and hospitals to opt out of participating in physician-assisted dying. More from latimes.com

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CROSSFIRE

Holy Twitter! Trump takes on a top Baptist theologian

There's a holier-than-thou Twitter smackdown underway between The Donald and a top Southern Baptist theologian. More from Religion News Service

CHOSEN, NOT PERFECT

Why do some mainstream churches dislike Israel?

This Israel Independence Day, let's celebrate the Israel that really exists. Not the one of imagined perfection. More from Religion News Service

CHANGE FROM WITHIN

Woman blazes path to train Catholic priests

She's not calling for ordaining women or ending priestly celibacy. She's out to shape future priests and mentor Catholic women. More from chicagotribune.com

NO THANKS, SAYS MAYOR

Trump says London mayor could be ‘exception’ to Muslim ban

Sadiq Khan said he would visit the U.S. before January in case Donald Trump won the November election. More from the Guardian

WORDS UNLOCK THE HEART

The Zionist monk who teaches Israelis to speak Arabic

Language is the key, says the Catholic author of textbooks and dictionaries on Palestinians' colloquial dialect. More from Tablet Magazine