Month: May 2016

Once and for all: Is America a Christian nation?

By Bill Federer The Treaty of Tripoli is of particular interest as secularists attempt to use its wording as a definitive expression of the intent of America’s founders regarding religion and government. An in-depth examination, though, may prove this untenable. In March of 1785, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson met in France with Tripoli’s ambassador Read More …

Jan Crouch, TBN co-founder, dies at 78

By -NO AUTHOR- Jan Crouch, who with her late husband Paul co-founded the Trinity Broadcasting Network, died on Tuesday, her family announced on the network’s website. “Those who battled for the Kingdom of God knew her as a fighter – someone who didn’t give up, someone who fought relentlessly to get the Gospel around the Read More …

Bishop facing ‘hate crime’ claim – for preaching

By Bob Unruh A Catholic church official in Spain has delivered a harsh condemnation of a secular agenda to give formal recognition to same-sex duos – and now he’s facing possible prosecution for committing a “hate crime.” Under Barack Obama, the U.S. administration has promoted, profiled and praised same-sex relationships as well as other alternative Read More …

Trump picks up support from North Korea

By -NO AUTHOR- (TORONTO SUN) — North Korea is apparently backing Donald Trump’s bid for the U.S. presidency. An editorial Tuesday in the state-run DPRK Today praised the Repulbican standard-bearer as a “wise politician” and a “far-sighted presidential candidate.” Likely Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton was described as “dull.” Source:: World Net Daily – World Share Read More …

YouTube, Facebook crack down on ‘hate speech’

By Bob Unruh In Europe, outside the protections of the First Amendment, American tech giants including Facebook, Youtube and Twitter reached an agreement with the Europe Union on Tuesday to crack down on online speech that some, apparently including activist groups, identify as “hate speech.” A report from the Associated Press said the newly approved Read More …

U.S. issues summer travel alert for Europe

By -NO AUTHOR- (NBCNEWS) — The State Department on Tuesday warned Americans traveling to Europe about risk of terror attacks over the summer. “The large number of tourists visiting Europe in the summer months will present greater targets for terrorists planning attacks in public locations, especially at large events,” the State Department said in a Read More …

Stephen Hawking can’t explain Trump’s popularity

By -NO AUTHOR- (INDEPENDENT) — Stephen Hawking has said the popularity of “demagogue” Donald Trump is beyond even his understanding. The world-famous theoretical physicist has made no secret of his disdain for the likely Republican Party presidential nominee – previously joking about his intelligence. Asked if his knowledge of the universe meant he could explain Read More …

Nearly 46 million trapped in modern slavery

By -NO AUTHOR- (BLOOMBERG) — Nearly 46 million people across the globe are living in modern slavery, a system of exploitation that governments and businesses must do more to end, according to the Walk Free Foundation. The Australia-based rights group on Tuesday released its global slavery index, which tracks the number of people stuck in Read More …