When future generations try to understand how the world got carried away around the end of the 20th century by the panic over global warming, few things will amaze them more than the part played in stoking up the scare by the fiddling of official temperature data. Read More: The scandal of fiddled global warming […]
Pluralism, not gender and sexuality, will be the biggest issue that every evangelical Christian will face, according to one Presbyterian pastor. Bryan Chapell warned that increasingly “it will be difficult to say in this culture that ‘Jesus is the only way.’” “That will be interpreted as hate speech,” Chapell, senior pastor at Grace […]
Communist, socialist, and Islamist tyrants, as well as some elected governments from around the world, came together in Bolivia mid June to sign a massive declaration outlining their autocratic demands. Read More: Dictators Worldwide Demand Aid, Empowered UN, Global Socialism.
Israel’s prime minister on Sunday criticized the decision by the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) to divest from U.S. companies that operate in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, saying the vote was misguided and unfair. Read More: Benjamin Netanyahu assails Presbyterian vote – Associated Press – POLITICO.com.
The nearly 1.9 million member Presbyterian Church USA voted Friday after a contentious debate to divest from three companies that provide supplies to Israeli security forces and Jews living in Judea and Samaria. The 310 to 303 vote at the Protestant denomination’s meeting in Detroit, Michigan, means the group will pull financial investments out of Caterpillar, […]
The US has deployed approximately 275 troops “equipped for combat” to Iraq, US President Barack Obama informed Congress on Monday night. The troops are stationed to counter the growing threat of ISIS, a terrorist group threatening the sovereignty of Iraq and Syria. Some 170 US servicemen were deployed over the weekend to protect the expansive […]
The situation is downright alarming: an army of crusaders has brought the Middle East to its knees. Ten thousand fighters who belong to the Islamist, fundamentalist and murderous group ISIS Islamic State in Iraq and Syria are headed for Baghdad with aims of seizing Iraq’s capital city and deposing the country’s leaders – all in […]
Pope Francis strongly condemned violence in the Middle East Friday, in an interview with the Vatican correspondent of Barcelona-based daily La Vanguardia. Following his first visit to the Middle East as pope last month, the pontiff criticised fundamentalism in Christianity, Islam and Judaism as a form of violence. “A fundamentalist group, even if it kills no […]
The Czech Chamber of Deputies today unanimously approved the Irish opt-out from the Lisbon Treaty which guarantees the preservation of neutrality and national control of taxes and abortions to Dublin. All 150 deputies present supported the opt-out, for whose passing the constitutional majority, at least 120 of the Chamber’s 200 members, was required. […]
The majority of civilians in Syria continue to bear the brunt of the ongoing conflict, the head of a United Nations-appointed human rights panel said today, noting that violence has escalated to an unprecedented level, humanitarian aid is arbitrarily denied and perpetrators of crimes have no fear of consequence. “Impunity has made its home […]