Tag: United States

Liberal groups angry with SC pols over order to teach Constitution

The South Carolina legislature has rankled liberal groups after requiring that a pair of public schools use state funds to teach the U.S. Constitution and other founding documents — on the heels of a budget fight over gay-themed books in the curriculum.   State House lawmakers previously had cut funds from two public universities in […]

U.S. Participation in U.N. Rights Council Has Moved Focus From ‘Demonizing’ Israel

National Security Adviser Susan Rice said Wednesday that the Obama administration’s participation in the U.N. Human Rights Council has moved its focus away from “demonizing” Israel, but a look at the resolutions passed by the Geneva-based body does not bear out that assertion. In an address to the Center for a New American Security, Rice […]

Israeli strike against Iran could happen soon

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz told a small gathering of pro-Israel American leaders Tuesday that an Israeli strike against Iranian nuclear facilities “could happen in a matter of months.” “In my view, [Iranian Supreme Leader Ali] Khamenei believes there is no credible deterrence from the United States, there’s not realistic risk of significant consequence for moving forward with […]

Texas City Ordinance Bans Bible Study and Prayer Meetings for Women in Crisis [Updated]

In Texas, the city of Plano ordered a ministry for women and children in crisis to stop meeting for prayer and Bible study, saying it violates a city ordinance that disallows more than eight people to gather in a house.   Agape Resource and Assistance Center, Inc., maintains several houses as homes for women and […]

America Heading Way of Nazi Germany

“The people of Germany in a free election selected the Nazi party because they made great promises that appealed to them because they were desperate and destitute. And why is that? Because Germany was bankrupt,” Mourdock said to a crowd gathered at the Indiana Republican Convention on Saturday. In the 1930’s during the Great Depression and […]

Fed agency focuses on preserving LGBT ‘legacy’

A group of scholars will soon convene to develop ways for the National Park Service to “preserve … the legacy of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgendered individuals … for future generations” of Americans.   Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced today in New York a new “theme study” that will identify places and events […]

Homosexual Sex, Divorce, Extramarital Sex Reach New Highs of ‘Moral Acceptability’

WASHINGTON (RNS) – Americans are showing more tolerance for a range of behaviors, with sex between unmarried adults, medical research on stem cells from human embryos, and doctor-assisted suicide all showing record highs and increases in “moral acceptability” from last year.   The Gallup poll’s annual “moral acceptability” scale has been conducted since 2001 and […]

Dobson calls Obama ‘the anti-religious freedom president’

James Dobson, one of America’s most-loved Christian personalities, founder of Family Talk Radio, a courtroom opponent of Obamacare and, most recently, the National Day of Prayer speaker who called Barack Obama the “abortion president,” is doubling down.   Obama is “the anti-religious freedom president,” Dobson writes in a letter to constituents that is being released […]

Euphrates War Trigger

Will the Euphrates War Be Triggered by the Current Turmoil?

Question: Tony called to ask Irvin if he believes that all of the preparation for war can be a catalyst for the Euphrates War.

Bill of Rights ‘don’t exist on school’s campus’

A dispute over a student’s attempt to express his opinion about religion on campus is now in court after a university executive insisted the school’s rules are above the Bill of Rights.   The Alliance Defending Freedom has filed a First Amendment lawsuit against Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma, over its discipline of student Daniel […]