Sharia Law: Egypt’s Main Presidential Candidates’ Focus

Sharia Law: Egypt’s Main Presidential Candidates’ Focus

“The Quran is our constitution; the Prophet is our leader; jihad is our path and death in the name of Allah is our goal,” Mohamed Mursi, leader of the Freedom and Justice Party and Muslim Brotherhood presidential candidate, said in his election speech to students at Cairo University on Saturday. “Today, Egypt is as close […]

Kansas Cities Pass Measures to Bar Landlords and Employers from Discriminating Against Open Homosexuals

Kansas Cities Pass Measures to Bar Landlords and Employers from Discriminating Against Open Homosexuals

Two Kansas cities have passed legislation prohibiting businesses and landlords from firing or evicting individuals who are found to be involved in the homosexual lifestyle. The Hutchison City Council voted 3-2 today despite much opposition to pass a measure that protected homosexuals from being discriminated against due their lifestyle choices. City leaders explained to the […]

Constitutionality of Ultrasound Laws May Be Decided By Supreme Court

Constitutionality of Ultrasound Laws May Be Decided By Supreme Court

The constitutionality of state laws that require women to obtain an ultrasound prior to an abortion may soon be in the hands of the United States Supreme Court. Plaintiffs in the case of  Texas Medical Providers Performing Abortion Services et al. v. Lakey et al. must file an appeal with the Supreme Court this month if they wish to contest […]

JC Penney Features Lesbian ‘Couple’ in May Catalog

JC Penney Features Lesbian ‘Couple’ in May Catalog

The popular department store JC Penney is coming under fire for advertising a same-sex couple in its May catalog. The advertisement is entitled “Freedom of Expression” and features a woman identified as “Wendy” with “her partner Maggie,” and their daughters Raven and Clover. The women are embracing each other and smiling. The photograph was in […]

Kansas Passes Bill Banning Sharia Law

Kansas Passes Bill Banning Sharia Law

A bill prohibiting courts and other government officials from using Sharia Law to make legal decisions has passed both houses of legislature in the state of Kansas. Although it is known as the “Sharia Bill,” the measure never mentions Islamic law, but broadly prohibits foreign laws from being used as reference guides in the state. […]

ABC Cancels Blasphemous ‘GCB’ TV Series Due to Poor Ratings

ABC Cancels Blasphemous ‘GCB’ TV Series Due to Poor Ratings

ABC has canceled “GCB” after its first series due to a lack of sufficient viewership. The program had angered many Christians nationwide, who called the drama series “blasphemy at its worst.” Originally entitled “Good Christian B——s,” the Sunday night soap opera featured popular female actors who portrayed scantily-clad churchgoing women that wielded sarcastic attitudes. Because […]

Romney Woos at Liberty Commencement, Others Express Concern

Romney Woos at Liberty Commencement, Others Express Concern

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney addressed a packed football stadium today as he gave a commencement speech at the world’s largest Christian university. While he did not speak directly about the Mormon religion, he made ecumenical efforts to appeal to the crowd on the basis of “common ground.” Referencing Billy Graham, C.S. Lewis, Chuck Colson […]

Falwell Admits Romney Invite His Idea; Will Invite Obama Before Election

Falwell Admits Romney Invite His Idea; Will Invite Obama Before Election

The president of the world’s largest Christian college admitted today that it was his idea to invite Mitt Romney to deliver this weekend’s commencement speech at the university, and that he plans to also invite Obama before the election. Jerry Falwell, Jr., who became president of Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia following his father’s death […]

Romney Reiterates Support for Homosexual Adoption

Romney Reiterates Support for Homosexual Adoption

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney reiterated in an interview Thursday that while he disagrees with Obama regarding the issue of homosexual “marriage,” he is in favor of allowing same-sex couples to adopt children. Romney explained to Neil Cavuto of Fox News, “[I]f two people of the same gender want to live together, want to have […]