When even the ACLU notices, you know it’s a severe and endemic problem.
“Alabama ACLU sues government, claiming pro-Muslim discrimination,” by Eugene Volokh, Washington Post, August 31, 2016:
From the complaint in Allen v. English:
Plaintiff Yvonne Allen is a devout Christian woman who covers her hair with a headscarf as part of her religious practice. In December 2015, Ms. Allen sought to renew her driver license at the Lee County driver license office, where officials demanded that she remove her head covering to be photographed. When Ms. Allen explained her religious beliefs, the County officials responded with a remarkable claim: They admitted that there was a religious accommodation available for head coverings, but contended that it applied only to Muslims.…