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-European Court: Goodbye Free Speech- Illegal to Defame Muhammad

Saturday, October 27th, 2018

                               (Image: Wikipedia) The European Court of Human Rights ruled this week that free speech does not extend to defaming Islam’s founder- Muhammad. Even if what is said might be true? Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff was originally fined and given a jail sentence for calling Muhammad a pedophile after noting that the 56 year old prophet of […]

-Canada: No Charges Against Imams Calling for Killing of Jews

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Canadian Jewish groups are outraged that no charges were filed against two Muslim imams who called for the killing of Jews in sermons given at an Islamic mosque in Montreal. From CJN: Wael al-Ghitawi and Sayed al-Ghitawi gave the contentious sermons at the Al-Andalous Islamic Centre in the St-Laurent borough of Montreal in 2014. Both […]

-Berkeley CA: Dawkins Cancelled Because He Spoke Against Islam?

Monday, July 24th, 2017

Dr. Richard Dawkins was scheduled to speak in Berkeley CA but his appearance was cancelled because he has dared to criticize Islam in the past. Here’s the story from The NY Times: A public radio station in Berkeley, Calif., said it canceled a live discussion and book signing with the evolutionary biologist and noted atheist […]

-Saudi Arabia: Atheist Receives Death Sentence

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court sentenced a young man to death for “atheism and blasphemy.” Here’s the story from the Faithwire: Saudi Arabia has reportedly sentenced an atheist to death after he was convicted of both “atheism and blasphemy” for uploading at least one video to social media that was critical of Muhammad, Islam’s primary prophet, […]

-“Hate Speech Is Not Protected By the First Amendment”-Really?

Friday, April 21st, 2017

Recently, the former chairman of the Democratic National Committee, Howard Dean tweeted that: “Hate speech is not protected by the first amendment.” Constitutional lawyer Emily Zanotti took exception to Dean in an interview. From The Blaze: For Friday’s episode of “Pure Opelka,” host Mike Opelka invited constitutional lawyer Emily Zanotti to discuss how very wrong […]

-Canada: New Law Against ‘Islamophobia’

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Some are calling a new bill that passed today in Canada’s Parliament a ‘blasphemy’ bill to protect Islam against all criticism. Here’s the story from the Daily Wire: On Thursday, backed by Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government, Canada’s Parliament passed M-103, a bill focused on condemning “Islamophobia.” The bill reads:      The government should: (a) recognize […]

-Obama’s ‘Internet Giveaway’ Could Lead to U.N. Control?

Monday, August 29th, 2016

It doesn’t make any sense, but President Obama has insisted that the US give up its control over the Internet. Nevertheless, it is scheduled by Executive Order to happen a month from now on September 30, 2016. Now it comes out that the United Nations may end up with control over the Net even though […]

-State Dept. Ignores Pakistan’s Poor Record of Christian Persecution?

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Pakistan is consistently ranked among the worst countries in the world for Christian persecution. Yet the US State Department seems to continue to ignore that fact when they list the nations that they are particularly concerned about when it comes to religious freedom abuses. Here’s the story from CNS News: For a record 14th year […]

-Obama Justice Dept. to Set Up UN Police Network in Major U.S. Cities?

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

This sounds like something that would originate on one of those ‘fake’ news sites. Nevertheless, the U.S. Justice Department announced this week that they were going to cooperate with the UN in setting up an international police presence called ‘Strong Cities Network (SCN)’ in American cities to combat ‘violent extremism.’ From the Justice Dept. official […]

-Large Support for a Ban on ‘Hate Speech’ and for the Primacy of International Law?

Friday, May 29th, 2015

‘Hate Speech’  ‘Islamophobia’ ‘Homophobic’ Bible Passages Yesterday we posted on Sen. Rubio’s claim that traditional Christian and Catholic teaching might be labeled as ‘hate speech’ in the future. For those who think that might be a long shot or an over-blown fear, here are some recent figures on how large the support is in America […]