ExxonMobil Shareholders Strike Down Proposal to Add Homosexuality to Employment Policy

ExxonMobil Shareholders Strike Down Proposal to Add Homosexuality to Employment Policy

DALLAS — Shareholders of the largest oil company in the world recently voted for the 14th year in a row to strike down a proposal that would have added homosexuality to its company non-discrimination policy. Shareholders of ExxonMobil voted 81% against the proposal, which was submitted by a retirement fund for New York State employees. […]

Super Bowl Champion Shuns White House Invite Over Obama’s ‘God Bless’ Planned Parenthood Remark

Super Bowl Champion Shuns White House Invite Over Obama’s ‘God Bless’ Planned Parenthood Remark

BALTIMORE – A famed player from this year’s Baltimore Ravens football team recently turned down an invitation to the White House, citing his disappointment with Barack Obama’s pro-abortion policies. Matt Birk, a 6’4”, 310-pound center for the Ravens, has played professional football for the past 15 years, and has participated in six Pro Bowl competitions. […]

‘Blessed Are the Peacemakers’ Painting Removed From Idaho Air Force Base Following Complaint

‘Blessed Are the Peacemakers’ Painting Removed From Idaho Air Force Base Following Complaint

MOUNTAIN HOME, Id.– An Air Force base in southwestern Idaho has removed a Scripture-based painting from one of its dining halls after a complaint was submitted by an activist group that seeks to keep religion out to the U.S. military. Last Friday, the Pentagon received a letter of complaint from the Military Religious Freedom Foundation […]

Atheist Group to Launch Hotline Providing ‘Support and Resources to Leave Faith’

Atheist Group to Launch Hotline Providing ‘Support and Resources to Leave Faith’

An international atheist organization is currently collecting funds for a planned telephone hotline that will assist former believers with abandoning their religious faith. Recovering From Religion (RR), an organization dedicated to assisting people turn away from various faiths, recently announced a brand-new campaign called “The Hotline Project.” According to RR’s website, the hotline will provide […]

Missouri Governor Vetoes Bill Banning Sharia Law Over Fear of Endangering Foreign Adoptions

Missouri Governor Vetoes Bill Banning Sharia Law Over Fear of Endangering Foreign Adoptions

ST. LOUIS — Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed a bill that would have prevented judges in the state from using Sharia Law in their judgments, citing fears of endangerment of foreign adoptions and other international concerns. Nixon appeared at a press conference on Monday at the office of Lutheran Family and Children’s Services, where […]

Valedictorian Rips Up Approved Speech on Stage, Recites Lord’s Prayer at Graduation

Valedictorian Rips Up Approved Speech on Stage, Recites Lord’s Prayer at Graduation

PICKENS COUNTY, S.C. — A high school valedictorian from South Carolina ripped up his approved speech on stage this past weekend, and minutes later, delivered the Lord’s Prayer in defiance of the school district’s decision to no longer include prayer at graduation ceremonies. Roy Costner IV drew loud applause and cheers when he surprised attendees […]

Town Council to Permit Prayers in Jesus’ Name Following Criticism of Revised Prayer Policy

Town Council to Permit Prayers in Jesus’ Name Following Criticism of Revised Prayer Policy

OAK HARBOR, Wash. — Officials in a small Washington town have decided not to prohibit the mentioning of Jesus’ name in city council prayers. This announcement comes almost a month after the city council members of Oak Harbor—an island town of 22,000 residents in western Washington—considered a proposal that would have banned the names of […]

El Salvador’s Supreme Court Rejects Abortion Case; Points to Personhood of Child

The Salvadoran high court rejected the over-hyped claims of abortion advocates in favor of common-sense protections for mother and child on Wednesday. The ruling upholds El Salvador’s constitutional protection of the right to life beginning at fertilization. Over the past few months, international abortion activists have exploited the case of a 22-year-old Salvadoran woman known […]

Maine House of Representatives Overwhelmingly Rejects Assisted Suicide Bill

Maine House of Representatives Overwhelmingly Rejects Assisted Suicide Bill

AUGUSTA — Members of the Maine House of Representatives recently rejected a bill calling for the legalization of physician assisted suicide in the state. LD 1065, Patient-Directed Care at the End of Life, would have allowed terminally ill patients to ingest lethal medication to hasten their death. “This bill authorizes a patient who is terminally […]