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Apr 13, 2018, 7:01 AM
A self-proclaimed atheist who was recently removed from a city council meeting in Missouri after objecting to an “In God We Trust” display is now getting some help from the ACLU.
Apr 12, 2018, 12:38 PM
According to numerous news reports, 36-year-old Hanane Mouhib has been charged with second-degree murder in the stabbing and decapitation of her seven-year-old son, Abraham Cardenas, inside their home near Rochester, New York, on April 6. Law enforcement authorities are saying there are "zero indicators of anything religious, zero indicators of anything cultural" related to motive. But ...
Apr 12, 2018, 12:26 PM
An artistic mural has been installed at the University of Southern California that declares “dismantle whiteness” in big, black and white capital letters, one part of a larger display designed to spark conversations regarding “racism, sexism and xenophobia,” according to its creators.
Apr 12, 2018, 12:24 PM
Feathers have been ruffled at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln over a proposed Chick-fil-A outpost in the student union.
Apr 11, 2018, 1:28 PM
To the horror of many people whose views span the political spectrum, Women's March is lamenting the dismantling of, a website known for facilitating the trafficking of women and children for sex.
Apr 11, 2018, 1:18 PM
Two anti-Trump organizations filed a lawsuit Monday arguing that a government report earlier this year linking immigrants to most of the country’s terrorism cases since 2001 is so misleading that it violates federal law.
Apr 11, 2018, 1:02 PM
Students from more than 200 schools across the United States are taking part in a walkout Wednesday to protest abortion and Planned Parenthood.
Apr 10, 2018, 6:54 AM
Student activists at the University of Southern California hosted a rally in support of environmental accountability last week, urging the school’s president to “buy a Prius.”
Apr 10, 2018, 6:53 AM
In a brazen assault on our most fundamental freedoms, California legislators are considering a bill that would make it illegal for anyone to receive professional help to resolve unwanted same-sex attractions or gender confusion. This would apply to people of all ages. People of all religious and moral convictions. It is an absolute outrage, and it must be opposed vigorously.
Apr 10, 2018, 6:49 AM
So now the sexual anarchy mob is hounding 4-H clubs. Why can’t these people leave kids alone? As a former member of 4-H, I am outraged.
Apr 9, 2018, 10:11 AM
A shocking 225 Christians were massacred in Nigeria in March by the radical Fulani herdsmen, according to a watchdog group. Yet the Nigerian government and Western media are failing to take adequate notice of the severity of the escalating crisis, the group said.
Apr 9, 2018, 10:00 AM
The University of Illinois Student Government voted Wednesday to impeach a conservative student based primarily on his political activity.
Apr 9, 2018, 7:05 AM
Several recent media reports have highlighted a study on “Understanding the Genetic Basis of Transgender Identity.” While the study concludes only that genetic variants were identified that might play a role in transgender identity, the Times of London declared in a headline “Science pinpoints DNA behind gender identity.”
Apr 6, 2018, 10:14 AM
Christian groups fear further censorship of religious books, including a state-sponsored re-working of the Bible, and materials both physically and on the internet after China's government banned online Bible sales.
Apr 6, 2018, 10:10 AM
Washington watchdog Judicial Watch obtained 32 pages of records “showing the Obama administration sent U.S. taxpayers’ funds to a group backed by billionaire George Soros, which used the money to fund left-wing political activities in Albania.”
Apr 6, 2018, 10:02 AM
Eighteen representatives from seven world religions gathered at a rally to end racism and offer prayers and exhortations, asserting a universality to their beliefs, intoning that they all worship the same God but call Him by different names.
Apr 5, 2018, 7:19 AM
‚ÄčThe passage that annoys the homosexual actor, Leviticus 18:22, is one in which God instructs, “Do not lie with a man as one lies with a woman; that is detestable.”
Apr 5, 2018, 7:12 AM
Yet another state in America’s conservative heartland, this time Iowa, is about to force 4-H – the popular, century-old, rural agricultural youth organization – to adopt the same LGBTQ transgender bathroom and other policies that have prompted evangelist Franklin Graham to promote a boycott of Target for adopting the same policies.
Apr 5, 2018, 7:07 AM
New research published in the Journal of Adolescent Health by scholars at the University of Texas purports to show that the more transgender youth are called by their preferred name in society, it lowers their risk of suicide and depression. However, a top pediatrician denounced the research as "meaningless" and leading to "false" conclusions.
Apr 4, 2018, 7:32 AM
The United States Air Force has reversed an earlier decision to punish a colonel for refusing on religious grounds to sign a certificate of appreciation to the same-sex spouse of a retiring serviceman.