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-Trump Revokes Obama’s Transgender Guidelines For Public Schools

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

The Trump administration on Wednesday revoked Obama’s order establishing transgender guidelines for public schools in America. The new administration cited the legal confusion brought on by the original order, which resulted in hundreds of lawsuits, for the change. Here’s the story from Reuters: President Donald Trump’s administration on Wednesday revoked landmark guidance to public schools […]

-U.S. Civil Rights Chairman: ‘Religious Freedom’ Just a Code Word For Intolerance?

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

For several years now LGBT and gay activists have proclaimed that ‘religious liberty’ and ‘freedom of religion’ were just code words for intolerance and discrimination. Now a representative of the US government is saying the same thing. From the Washington Times: The chairman of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights said that “religious freedom” and […]

-Air Force Officer Cleared in ‘Open Bible’ Complaint

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

The Air Force officer that was in trouble over having an open Bible on his desk has been cleared of any wrong doing. Here’s the story from Todd Starnes: An Air Force major, who was accused of civil rights violations for having a Bible on his work desk, has been cleared of any wrongdoing, according […]

-Air Force Officer in Trouble Over an Open Bible?

Friday, August 19th, 2016

An Air Force officer appears to be in trouble for having an open Bible on his desk. The Bible was seized by officials investigating a complaint issued by the ironically named MRFF (Military Religious Freedom Foundation). Here’s the story from the Blaze: Officials at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs have removed an open […]

-UN: Tax Meat Until Only The Rich Can Eat It?

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Another great idea from the United Nations. Tax meat until no one can afford to eat it except the rich. Why? To save the planet from global warming. Here’s the story from the UK Guardian: Governments should tax meat production in order to stem the global rise in consumption and the environmental damage that goes […]

-UPDATE: Now 23 States Oppose Obama on Transgender School Demands

Friday, July 15th, 2016

                 (President Obama: Wikipedia) So far nearly half of the states (23) have come out in opposition to President Obama’s ordinance demanding transgender bathrooms and accommodations for all of the public schools in America.  Here’s the story from the Townhall: When President Obama’s Department of Education sent a letter to every public school in the […]

-Pentagon Lifts Transgender Ban and Will Provide Supporting Medical Care and Surgeries

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

                        (The Pentagon: Wikipedia) The Obama administration has lifted the official ban on Transgender folks in the US military. Also the government plans to cover any medical care associated with supporting transgender reassignments. Here’s the story from the Christian Post: Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced Thursday that the longstanding ban against transgender military service […]

-Atheists Suing Congress for Right to Give a ‘Prayer’?

Friday, May 6th, 2016

Atheist activists are suing Congress for the right to give an opening prayer they don’t even believe in? Here’s the story from the Blaze: Atheist activists are suing Congress, with the Freedom From Religion Foundation filing a lawsuit on Thursday over the claim that one of the secular group’s co-presidents was banned from giving an […]

-The Tale of Two Soldiers: How the American Military Has Changed When it Comes to Religion

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

(WWII  US Army Air Force Bible) Nothing demonstrates how the American military culture has changed over the years when it comes to religion like the tale of two different soldiers that I found on the Internet yesterday. The first story is about an American airmen in WWII who lost his prayer book while on a […]

-Demands For General to be Court-Martialed Because of ‘National Day of Prayer’ Speech?

Monday, May 18th, 2015

( Major Gen. Craig Olson: US Air Force photo) An activist military group is demanding that a general, who spoke about God at a National Day of Prayer event on May 7, be court-martialed claiming that his testimony was against the law and unconstitutional. Here’s the story from the Air Force Times: …Maj. Gen. Craig […]