Florida Legislature Defunds Abortion Giant Planned Parenthood

Florida Legislature Defunds Abortion Giant Planned Parenthood

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Lawmakers in Florida have voted to defund the abortion giant Planned Parenthood, as well as to place new requirements on abortion facilities that mirror those currently being challenged in the U.S. Supreme Court. House Bill 1411 reallocates funds that abortion providers had been receiving as Medicaid reimbursement, and prohibits the government from […]

Republican Bible Belt Governor Bashes Bill Protecting Objectors to ‘Gay Marriage’ as UnChristian

Republican Bible Belt Governor Bashes Bill Protecting Objectors to ‘Gay Marriage’ as UnChristian

ATLANTA, Ga. — The Republican, Southern Baptist-identifying governor of Georgia recently cited the Bible in denouncing a proposed bill to protect objectors to same-sex “marriage,” as he asserts that the move is not Christlike. In speaking to reporters following a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Atlanta on March 3, Gov. Nathan Deal said that he would reject […]

Hundreds Flood School Board Meeting in Support of Appeal of Court Order to End Prayer Practice

Hundreds Flood School Board Meeting in Support of Appeal of Court Order to End Prayer Practice

CHINO HILLS, Calif. — Hundreds cheered as a California school board voted on Monday on which law firm they would hire to represent them in an appeal against an atheist lawsuit that resulted in a court order that the board stop praying before meetings and speaking about Christianity in their remarks. As previously reported, in […]

Texas Superintendents Vote to Require Athletes to Show Birth Certificates to Prove Gender

Texas Superintendents Vote to Require Athletes to Show Birth Certificates to Prove Gender

AUSTIN, Texas — School district superintendents in Texas recently voted to require student athletes to provide proof of their gender by submitting a copy of their birth certificate. The new policy, passed by a 586-32 vote, ensures that boys do not play on girls’ teams and girls do not play on boys’ teams. “Member schools may […]

U.K. Sees Rise in Children Receiving Treatment for Gender Confusion

U.K. Sees Rise in Children Receiving Treatment for Gender Confusion

LONDON (Christian Concern) — The number of children being given medical treatment for ‘gender confusion’ has risen 1,000 percent over the past five years. The NHS’s Gender Identity Disorder Service treated 1,013 children, between April and December last year, a freedom of information request by The Sun revealed. In 2010, just 97 cases were recorded. […]

Phoenix City Council Votes to Bring Prayer Back After Effort to Stop Satanists Results in Silence

Phoenix City Council Votes to Bring Prayer Back After Effort to Stop Satanists Results in Silence

PHOENIX, Ariz. — City council members in Phoenix, Arizona have voted to bring prayer back during public meetings after replacing invocations with a moment of silence in an effort to keep a Satanist group out of the mix. As previously reported, the Satanic Temple had submitted a request to deliver the invocation at a Phoenix […]

Bernie Sanders Expresses Support for Allowing Abortion Without Restriction Until Birth

Bernie Sanders Expresses Support for Allowing Abortion Without Restriction Until Birth

DETROIT, Mich. — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders expressed his support for allowing abortion without restriction until birth during a televised town hall event on Monday. Sanders, a socialist, attended the event in Detroit to push for votes ahead of Tuesday’s primary. “Can you name a single circumstance at any point in a pregnancy in […]

‘Oklahomans for Life’ Opposes Bill to Abolish Abortion, Says ‘Timing Has to Be Right’

‘Oklahomans for Life’ Opposes Bill to Abolish Abortion, Says ‘Timing Has to Be Right’

TULSA, Okla. — The leader of a pro-life identifying organization in Oklahoma says that he will not support an effort to abolish abortion in the state as he believes that the timing for such a move is not right—that America must first wait for the proper appointments and climate in the U.S. Supreme Court. As previously reported, Sen. […]

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