In just the past few weeks, the news has been filled with reports of alleged sexual misconduct by well-known men. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn. Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama. Comedian Louis C.K. Actors Kevin Spacey and Sylvester Stallone. Journalists Mark Halperin and Michael Oreskes.… Click here to read more
The Supreme Court’s landmark decision on Wednesday closed a legal loophole that has historically allowed perpetrators of rape to escape punishment.
While the age of consent in India is 18, there was a clause in India’s rape laws that lowered the age of consent to 15 if the girl was married.… Click here to read more
Does a California law violate the Constitution by requiring anti-abortion pregnancy centers to inform clients about free or low-cost abortion and contraception services? That’s the question the Supreme Court is taking on, in a new case it accepted on Monday.
Anxiety. This word has a meaning for everyone. For some, this word makes you shiver as memories flash before your mind. I am definitely this person. For years of my life, I hadn’t struggled with anxiety or fear. But, the enemy chose to target & attack me when I was fifteen.… Click here to read more
The price of sex has plummeted, throwing the “mating market” into a tizzy, according to Texas sociologist Mark Regnerus.
“It turns out that a world in which it is possible to satisfy our sexual desires much more immediately carries with it a number of unhappy and unintended consequences,” writes Regnerus, an associate professor of sociology at the University of Texas at Austin, in a Wall Street Journal editorial.… Click here to read more
New Zealand’s parliament has removed a reference to Jesus in a prayer that is said before parliamentary meetings.
According to The Christian Post, the original version of the prayer read, “Almighty God, humbly acknowledging our New Zealand Revises Parliamentary Prayer to Exclude Jesus’ Nameneed for Thy guidance in all things, and laying aside all private and personal interests, we beseech Thee to grant that we may conduct the affairs of this House and of our country to the glory of Thy holy name, the maintenance of true religion and justice, the honor of the Queen, and the public welfare, peace, and tranquility of New Zealand, through Jesus Christ our Lord.”
The new version removes Jesus’ name, as well the reference to the Queen of England.… Click here to read more
Asuza Pacific University, one of California’s largest Christian universities, is being pressured to end its policies regarding homosexuality.
The conflict began when an employee at the University, Mahesh Pradhan, alleged that the university had demoted him based on his sexual orientation.… Click here to read more
Less than one week after suspected mass shooter Devin Kelley gunned down at least 26 people at a church in Texas, one man showed how the American people come together when tragedy strikes.
Vice President Mike Pence traveled to this rural stretch of Texas to offer prayers and words of comfort to a stricken community three days after a lone gunman killed more than two dozen people during a Sunday morning church service.
The memorial service was held Wednesday (Nov.… Click here to read more
A major earthquake devastated part of Iraq and Iran on Sunday. At least 402 people have been reported dead in the 7.3 magnitude quake.
CNN.com reports that this earthquake is the deadliest of 2017. Its epicenter was at Iraq’s northeast border with Iran, near Iran’s Kermanshah province and the town of Sarpol-e-Zahab.… Click here to read more
Speaking to pro-life leader Susan B. Anthony List President Marjorie Dannenfelser, President Donald Trump said it is a “high priority” for him to sign a proposed bill banning abortions on babies after 20 weeks, who are capable of feeling pain.