Ohio Supreme Court to Hear Case of Science Teacher Fired for Questioning Evolution

Ohio Supreme Court to Hear Case of Science Teacher Fired for Questioning Evolution

The Ohio Supreme Court has agreed to hear the case of a public school teacher who was fired for questioning evolution in his classroom. John Freshwater, a science teacher at Mount Vernon Middle School, had approached school officials in 2003 to request that he be allowed to explain to students the various disagreements that exist […]

Christians Deemed Terrorists in Studies Funded By Department of Homeland Security

Christians Deemed Terrorists in Studies Funded By Department of Homeland Security

Two studies that were funded in part by the United States Department of Homeland Security list Christians as “perpetrators of terrorism.” The studies are entitled “Profiles of Perpetrators of Terrorism” and “Hot Spots of Terrorism and other Crimes in the United States,” and were conducted by the START program at the University of Maryland. START […]

North Carolina Legislature Defunds Planned Parenthood, Overturns Governor’s Veto

Legislators in North Carolina have voted to defund the abortion provider Planned Parenthood, overturning a veto handed down from the state’s governor. The mainly Republican-run legislature, headed by majority leader Paul Stam, sent over $343,000 back to individual county health departments instead of using it to fund those that provide abortions. Last year, Democratic governor […]

Conservative Darling Chief Justice John Roberts Joins Liberal Justices in Saving Obamacare

Conservative Darling Chief Justice John Roberts Joins Liberal Justices in Saving Obamacare

In today’s 5-4 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld Obamacare with conservative darling and chief justice, John G. Roberts, Jr., writing the decision, holding that the federal government may impose tax penalties on those who do not have health insurance. Roberts, a Roman Catholic nominated by former President George W. Bush, joined the four liberal […]

Georgia County Bans Small Churches

Georgia County Bans Small Churches

Christians in Rockdale County, Georgia are frustrated by a local zoning ordinance that prohibits the establishment of small churches. The ordinance requires all churches to possess at least three acres of property, stating, “A place of worship shall be located on a minimum of three acres dedicated solely for the place of worship or on […]

Evangelists Jailed for Preaching at New Jersey Train Station, Police Cite Terroristic Concerns

Evangelists Jailed for Preaching at New Jersey Train Station, Police Cite Terroristic Concerns

Two Christian evangelists were arrested in West Windsor, New Jersey early Tuesday morning after preaching the Gospel without obtaining permission and for attempting to record the encounter with police. Robert Parker and Don Karns state that they have been preaching at the Princeton Junction train station for several years, which is a part of the […]

Congress Tells U.S. Defense Department to Stop Being Hostile to Christianity

Congress Tells U.S. Defense Department to Stop Being Hostile to Christianity

Members of Congress have written a letter to the United States Defense Department to express concerns that the nation’s Air Force is displaying a pattern of hostility toward Christianity. The letter, which was spearheaded by Republican representatives Randy Forbes of Virginia, Todd Akin of Missouri and Diane Black of Tennessee, was signed by 63 other […]