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Jul 20, 2018, 11:33 AM
Keith Ellison’s letter to Jeff Bezos focuses on an alleged neo-Nazi’s material being sold at Amazon and published on Amazon’s self-publishing, but Ellison makes more sweeping statements, particularly his opening gambit: “I am writing to you with my concerns about the amount of money Amazon has made from the sale of literature and music published by entities identified as ‘hate groups’ by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC).”
Jul 20, 2018, 11:25 AM
A progressive Christian festival last week featured overt support for Planned Parenthood and abortion, with Christian speakers and attendees speaking of their "favorite" kinds of abortions and how they can be "morally correct" and "life-saving."
Jul 20, 2018, 11:24 AM
The owners of a Pennsylvania farm have been ordered by the Sewickley Heights Borough to cease and desist holding Bible studies on their private property.
Jul 19, 2018, 9:39 AM
Planned Parenthood of New York City has launched a new video campaign titled "Protect Our Freedom to F***," filled with expletives and asking for donations, which some pro-life activists say "shows its class."
Jul 19, 2018, 9:37 AM
New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation that allows persons identifying as transgender to alter their legal documents to reflect their preferred gender identity.
Jul 19, 2018, 9:32 AM
A Planet Fitness gym in Florida has revoked a woman's membership after she voiced discomfort with a man, who claimed to be a transgender woman, being in the locker room while she was changing clothes, according to a complaint.
Jul 18, 2018, 7:01 AM
Chicago Alderman Ameya Pawar is worried about the future. He is concerned that a coming wave of automation could put millions of people out of work and result in more extreme politics.
Jul 18, 2018, 6:58 AM
Two separate incidents in which London police arrested a man reading the Bible outside the city’s iconic St. Paul’s Cathedral illustrate an erosion of religious freedom in the U.K., a Christian legal advocacy group contends.
Jul 18, 2018, 6:53 AM
The increasingly hostile political discourse that has emerged over the past few years has made everything fair game for controversial partisanship. The national anthem is no different, as the culture war between President Trump and the NFL remains a topic of discussion. However, the mainstream position of the anthem protesters is that it is not the anthem itself that the players disagree with rather than it being a way to bring awareness to racial inequality.
Jul 17, 2018, 2:53 PM
Instagram deleted a meme comparing the number of blacks lynched by the Ku Klux Klan to the number of black fetuses aborted by Planned Parenthood.
Jul 17, 2018, 2:49 PM
A survivor of the Orlando Pulse nightclub mass shooting is recounting the trauma of that night and how God used it to bring about his repentance and why he now says he is no longer gay.
Jul 17, 2018, 2:48 PM
An Illinois school district has sent a cease and desist letter to a community member who was handing out Bibles to students on school property and has threatened to call the cops if Bible distribution continues.
Jul 16, 2018, 7:00 AM
The University of Minnesota is considering a policy to discipline students or professors who refuse to call someone by their preferred gender pronoun, with penalties that could include being fired or expelled.
Jul 16, 2018, 6:54 AM
The first member of the U.S. armed forces to be reinstated after having been discharged for being a lesbian is slamming transgender bathroom laws and ideology, saying they represent "unspeakable oppression" of women and children.
Jul 16, 2018, 6:51 AM
Maine's Republican Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a controversial bill that would have banned therapy to help minors with unwanted same-sex attraction in the state, saying it posed a threat to religious liberty.
Jul 13, 2018, 12:23 PM
Both conservative and left-leaning Christian leaders are speaking out in response to President Donald Trump's spiritual adviser, Paula White, after she claimed in a recent interview that Jesus as a child refugee was different than refugees crossing into the United States illegally today.
Jul 13, 2018, 12:22 PM
An LGBT activist group is demanding that a Christian man end his campaign for district attorney in western Pennsylvania because of his church affiliation and beliefs that homosexuality and transgenderism are sinful, like adultery.
Jul 13, 2018, 12:18 PM
The state of California is being sued for “refusing” to provide a way for gun owners burdened by a new registration requirement to comply with the law, ultimately forcing them to “face becoming criminals because they couldn’t do what the law requires.”
Jul 12, 2018, 9:26 AM
A legal advocacy group urged the Seattle public school district in a letter Monday to end its partnership with the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), which is reportedly working with the district to address Islamophobia in its schools.
Jul 12, 2018, 9:22 AM
A Mecklenburg inmate signed up for Ramadan fast. Now he’s suing because he got hungry.