Open conflict between Russia and the United States is heating up in Syria. After American forces shot down a Syrian fighter jet, Russia suspended use of an Obama-era communications line used to prevent collisions and conflict, and threatened to shoot down American planes.
Texas pastor issues an ultimatum to Sanders for saying Trump nominee’s faith was disqualifying
Texas megachurch pastor Dr. Robert Jeffress is calling on Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders (I) to apologize or resign after he lambasted one of President Donald Trump’s nominees because of his religious beliefs.
A Texas megachurch pastor is demanding Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) apologize or resign after he lambasted President Donald Trump’s pick for deputy White House budget director because of the nominee’s Christian faith.
Twin Falls, Idaho: In 2016, three young migrant boys were tried on charges of raping a mentally challenged five-year-old girl. The judge has issued a gag order on the parents of the girl to prevent them from revealing what the sentence was. Anti-Sharia-law activist, Pamela Gellar, says a courtroom observer told her that none of the boys were convicted of rape, possibly because they were minors. Instead, they were found guilty of lewd conduct and placed on probation. –GEG
It’s as if it never happened.
Canada: Dr. Jordan Peterson is in the fight of his life over political correctness, risking his career to stop the government from forcing citizens to use politically-motivated speech via hate speech laws. He explains how the death of free speech kills negotiation, which is the alternative to war. He blames the postmodernists who are waging an all-out assault on the West.
By GARDINER HARRISMAY 26, 2017
Khaled Haj Khalaf embraced his daughter Baraa after she arrived with her family at O’Hare Airport in Chicago in February. She had spent five years in a Syrian refugee camp in Turkey. Credit Scott Olson/Getty Images WASHINGTON — Despite repeated efforts by President Trump to curtail refugee resettlements, the State Department this week quietly lifted the department’s restriction on the number of refugees allowed to enter the United States.
“Watch the documentary, VAXXED: From Cover-up to Catastrophe like I did and make up your own mind about vaccines and autism! GREAT MOVIE!” – Donald J. Trump, June 10, 2017 to his 31.3 million Twitter followers.
By Kent Heckenlively, JD
It really shouldn’t be that difficult, should it?
Can you IMAGINE if President Trump actually sent out that tweet?
A new bill, H.R. 1313, moving through Congress would allow companies to require employees to undergo genetic testing and enroll in a mandatory vaccine program or risk losing their job. Today, laws including the 2008 Genetic Privacy and Nondiscrimination Act (known as GINA) prohibits giving employers such power over their employees.
One of the most common myths about Israel is that it is an occupying force that systematically oppresses the indigenous Palestinian population, which suffers bitter subjugation, and when peace finally comes and the occupation ends, the Palestinians will be free to flourish.
Nobel Prize laureate José Saramago, for instance, charged that “what is happening in Palestine is a crime we can put on the same plane as what happened at Auschwitz.”
Many believe that what Israel is supposedly doing to the Palestinians is similar to the Nazi treatment of Jews during the Holocaust.
This pope’s inclination to advance an ideological stance over rational judgment does not bode well for Catholicism or the future of the West. Willful blindness endangers both.
On the papal flight back to Rome from Fatima, Francis held his customary en passant interview with hand-picked members of the press. Protective of their access, reporters on board are habitually reluctant to question aggressively or press for frankness. The aptly named Fátima Campos Ferreira, of Portuguese Radio and Television, asked the pontiff: