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Christians Concerned After Eric Holder Prohibits Turning Down ‘Transgenders’ for Employment

WASHINGTON – Christians are raising concern after Attorney General Eric Holder issued an internal memo last week within the United States Department of Justice announcing that it is to now interpret federal law as prohibiting discrimination against transgenders for employment opportunities. The Department announced the development on Thursday, meaning that it is heretofore open to bringing legal claims on behalf […]

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Ten Commandments Judge: City ‘Foolish’ for Allowing Atheist, Wiccan Prayers at Council Meetings

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, also known as the Ten Commandments Judge, is reprimanding the city of Huntsville for its prayer policy at city council meetings, which allows for atheists and Wiccans to lead the invocation. “We’re having prayers [by] atheists? We’re having Wiccans say prayers? How foolish can we […]

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Man Who Shot NYC Cops Dead Posted Koran’s Command to ‘Strike Terror Into Enemies of Allah’

NEW YORK – The gunman who snuffed out the lives of two New York City police officers on Saturday in a revenge killing for the incidents in Ferguson and New York had posted text from the Koran on Facebook earlier this year, reports state. Ismaaiyl Abdulla Brinsley has been identified as the suspect in the […]

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Arkansas Voters Repeal Local Law Allowing ‘Transgendered’ Men in Womens’ Restrooms

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Voters in Fayetteville, Arkansas have repealed a law passed by city council earlier this year that would allow men who identify as women to use womens’ restrooms and vice versa. By a vote of 52 to 48 percent, residents rejected Ordinance 119 approved in August by the Fayetteville City Council, which voted 6-2 […]

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‘Every Religious Organization Should Be Worried': Kentucky Wants Ark Encounter to Hire Non-Christians

PETERSBURG, Ky. – Ken Ham, the founder and president of the Kentucky-based ministry Answers in Genesis (AIG), is expressing concern over new demands that the state is requiring of its proposed Ark Encounter, namely its requirement that the ministry not engage in “religious preference” in its hiring—meaning that it can’t refuse applicants simply because they […]

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Appeals Court Overturns Judge’s Order for State to Fund Murderer’s Sex Change Operation

BOSTON – An appeals court has overturned a lower court ruling that ordered the state of Massachusetts to pay for the sex change operation of a man who was convicted of murder over 20 years ago. As previously reported, Robert Kosilek has been serving a life sentence since the early 1990’s after being convicted of […]

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Taliban Attack on Pakistani School Leaves Over 140 Dead, Mostly Children

PESHAWAR, Pakistan – Members of the Pakistani Islamic Taliban opened fire on a military school on Tuesday, killing over 140 people—mostly children. The attack was carried out by members of Tahreek-e-Taliban, a group that seeks to overthrow the Pakistani government and create an Islamic state. A spokesman for the organization told reporters that they targeted […]

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Report: Islamic Saudi Arabia Passes Law That May Impose Death Penalty on Bible Smugglers

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Recent reports state that officials in the Islamic country of Saudi Arabia have passed a law that may impose the death penalty on Bible smugglers and any others distributing religious materials that are not of the Muslim religion. “[T]he new law extends to the importing of all illegal drugs and ‘all […]

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Virginia Attorney Wants Public Schools to Stop Renting to Churches

LEESBURG, Va. – An outspoken Virginia attorney says that he wants public schools to stop renting space to churches for worship services, as he believes that the arrangement is a violation of the U.S. Constitution. Attorney John Flannery, a former federal prosecutor and congressional chief of staff, recently wrote on the blog “Loudon Progress” that he […]

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Atheist Who ‘Prayed’ to Mother Earth, Satan Denied Request to Open Palm Beach Meeting

PALM BEACH, Fla. – A professing Florida atheist who recently led an invocation to Mother Earth, Satan and other entities at a public meeting in Lake Worth has been denied his request to do the same at a commission meeting in Palm Beach County. As previously reported, as Preston Smith of Miami stepped to the podium […]

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