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Now, local civil rights activists are planning to launch a petition to save their efforts to rename the Paseo after King -- if the city council doesn't get involved. "We felt this was an insult," said the Rev. Sam Mann said, the vice president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Kansas City.
If it's wrong, I don't want to be right: Conservative Christian activist Dave Daubenmire warns that masturbation is wrong because “masturbation is homosexuality.” Daubenmire recently discussed the pressing issue of masturbation on his “Pass the Salt Live” webcast, arguing that masturbation is wrong ...

Christian Right activist Dave Daubenmire said on his “Pass the Salt Live” webcast yesterday that masturbation was wrong in part because it was a form of homosexuality. You're touching yourself, therefore you're touching someone of the same sex, therefore it's totally gay. #ChristianLogic ...
Three Russian Orthodox activists have been sentenced to two years in prison for a series of arson attacks against the creators of a controversial film depicting the love affair of the last Russian tsar. Three members of the “Christian State — Holy Rus” group were detained in September 2017 after torching ...
People sit in a truck with their belongings in Afrin, Syria. Jihadists fighting with Turkey are hunting down religious minorities to kill them in Syria's northwest, Christian activists warn, as Turkey and its militant allies have encircled the Kurdish-held town. (Credit: Khalil Ashawi/Reuters via CNS.) ...
Residents flee after Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army fighters captured the village of Khaldieh in Afrin, Syria. Christian activists warn that 1 million Syrian civilians will face certain slaughter in northwestern Afrin, where they allege Turkey and its militant allies have already carried out "war crimes" and "ethnic ...

A right-wing Fraser Valley activist's bid for an $11-million payout from multiple levels of the Canadian justice system over the outcome of a 15-year-old defamation suit has been dismissed as an "abuse of process." Kari Simpson, who described herself as a "respected Christian social activist" in a B.C. ...
A Canadian ice cream company is facing backlash from some Christian activists online over its name. Sweet Jesus, a Toronto-based creamery chain that scoops menu items like “Rocky Road Rage,” “Hella Nutella,” and “Bangin' Brownie,” has come under fire for its kitschy name.
China has a history of either neglecting the medical conditions of human rights activists until they succumb to them or declaring previously healthy people dead, as exemplified in the cases of Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, pro-democracy activist and Christian Yang Tianshui, and prisoner of ...
Li Baiguang, a Christian human rights lawyer who had met regularly with high-level officials in the United States, died at the Number 81 People's Liberation Army ... Bob Fu, a U.S.-based Chinese-American who was a close friend, said the death appeared suspicious, given a number of high-profile rights activists have died ...
Authorities in Pakistan are investigating reports that a Christian blasphemy suspect jumped from a four-story building and suffered serious injures. ... Activists say they suspect the police case was meant to cover up and protect FIA officers who made the Christian community member jump off the building.
The humanities and social sciences curriculum, through the civics and citizenship strand, allows for the study of Australia's Christian heritage. But the states and territories set their own curriculums and approach to religious education. Education Minister Simon Birmingham said the Bible was a “key text” that ...
Dave Daubenmire, last seen condemning black Americans who voted for President Obama because they weren't real Christians, had even more wisdom in the wake of the mass shooting at a Florida high school. During an episode of his Pass the Salt Live show yesterday, Daubenmire asked a simple and ...
“I am sick and tired of allowing black people to call themselves Christians and they're just black!” Daubenmire screamed. “I'm tired of it! I'm tired of it!” “You go to a black Christian and ask them how they could vote for Barack Obama, the most pro-abortion president in the history of America, the guy who put ...
CitizenGO, which hosts online petitions on Christian issues, has targeted the regional transit agency over a series of advertisements for OkCupid. It asks TriMet to change its advertisement policy and remove OkCupid's "distasteful and sexually explicit ads" in an online petition that had nearly 2,000 ...
In response, The Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) — led by Dr. King and Rev. Ralph David Abernathy — strategized with allies to develop what became the Poor People's Campaign. The movement comprised of civil rights and labor groups, tenant unions, farm workers and grassroots ...
Residents of a Texas town are advancing their war against the homosexual movement's effect on the local library, and one Christian activist group is hoping to inspire other believers ... "They had a 'Celebrate Pride Month' display up," Concerned Christian Citizens spokesman Joe Goodson describes.

Tennessee native Shane Claiborne, a well-known Christian activist, author, and influential leader of the New Monasticism movement, will speak at a pop-up ... A native of east Tennessee, Claiborne was also influenced by the racial reconciliation work of Mississippi native John Perkins and his Christian ...
Anti-gay right-wing evangelical "Christian" looooonatick Linda Harvey sat down with my old pal Peter LaBarbera, the country's premier anti-gay looooonatick, and had a little chat about all the sick, sinful, sex-crazed predatory gays out there (sigh) "recruiting children" into the gay lifestyle via GSAs. Harvey ...
DETROIT (ChurchMilitant.com) - A Christian pastor is refusing to back down from his ministry despite the ongoing harassment from LGBT activists. Rich Penkoski, the pastor of Warriors for Christ, has received death threats, packages of feces and gay porn sent to his home. He has been forced to move to ...
Like a later generation of Christian Right activists, Graham viewed politics as a venue to effect a national moral revival, and he was attracted to hawkish leaders who combined a tough stance against Communism with a public endorsement of Protestant Christianity. In the 1950s, he decided that Eisenhower ...
On a recent episode of his “Pray In Jesus Name” program, Religious Right activist Gordon Klingenschmit said that Christian business owners are being forced to participate in a “perverted threesome” by not being allowed to discriminate against LGBTQ customers in the name of religious freedom.
This week has been a “roller coaster of emotions” for Christian Ramirez, an activist with the Southern Border Communities Coalition, as hope for a deal has ebbed and flowed. Ramirez lives in San Diego but he's currently in Washington, D.C. to lobby for an immediate solution to the DACA crisis.
Last week, two evangelical Christians, one of whom is a well-known activist, filed a lawsuit in federal court saying the ban on "religious orders" infringes ... Grisham also claimed he was assaulted by security guards and dragged away from the center of the park, where he was passing out Christian literature.
Wilson Chowdhry, chairman of the British Pakistani Christian Association said: "Bringing so many diverse churches together at a busy time like Christmas is a testament to the unity held amongst Christians especially here in Redbridge. "Moreover for the first time in the history of Ilford a Christmas Nativity ...
Purveyors of Christian conservative extremity are equally matched in ferocity of belief — if not in terms of media exposure — by progressive clergy and ... says activist and journalist Eliel Cruz Lopez, a Christian amplifying the religiosity of LGBT people through his “Faithfully LGBT” social media campaign.
“Law enforcement agencies have badly failed in protecting common citizens, and minorities in particular,” said Shamaun Alfred Gill, a Christian political and social activist based in Islamabad. “December is a month of Christian religious rituals,” Mr. Gill said. “We had demanded the government beef up ...
Senator and rightwing leader Cory Bernardi is one of Australia's most anti-transgender politicians. In 2015, he retweeted a meme of a cat with the caption “It's oppressive to call me a feline. I actually identify as a German Shepherd.” Bernardi wrote in the since-deleted tweet, “The new 'right' is the right to ...
A Black Lives Matter activist and pastor has announced that he is forming a new church to address the plight of black Americans, something he feels has been neglected by mainstream American Christianity, the Philadelphia Tribune reported. “Most evangelical churches won't speak on political issues ...
Black Lives Matter activist and Christian pastor Jomo Kenyatta Johnson announced last week that he was establishing a new Christian denomination, the Church for Black Men. Planned to be made up of house churches, the denomination aims to reach Black men at the point where traditional churches ...
As the leader of the Virginia Chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference for 25 years, he continued the fight for equality by speaking out, leading protest marches and regularly filing complaints with federal authorities over voting rights and discrimination in schools, housing and employment.
But 200 municipalities nationwide have stopped the practice in the past decade. Most of the country's major cities still use fluoride, but at least one, Portland, Oregon, voted in 2013 to discontinue its use. Christian M. Wade covers the Massachusetts Statehouse for The Salem News and its sister newspapers ...
Catholic priest arrested for alleged forced conversion in MP after Bajrang Dal activists assault clergymen ... Religious conversion is a sensitive issue in India with Hindu groups often accusing Christian missionaries of luring poor villagers -- through cash and kind -- to convert to their faith. Madhya Pradesh, a ...
GHRD shared that Naveed Walter started his human rights career in 1988 when he was a college student and led Christian Students Organization (CSO). Touched by the situations that religious minorities where facing in Pakistan, he founded Human Rights Focus Pakistan (HRFP) in 1994. His mission with ...
But 200 municipalities nationwide have stopped the practice in the past decade. Most of the country's major cities still use fluoride, but at least one, Portland, Oregon, voted in 2013 to discontinue its use. Christian M. Wade covers the Massachusetts Statehouse for North of Boston Media Group's newspapers ...
The owners of a doughnut shop in Maine have publicly apologized for asking The Salvation Army to help them find a family in need this Christmas after they were attacked online by activists who claim the Christian charity is anti-LGBT. As reported by WCSH-6, Portland's Holy Donut, a family-owned ...
Eric J. Scheidler, executive director of the Pro-Life Action League, told The Christian Post in an interview on Wednesday that "Mary and Joseph are just the sort of couple that Planned Parenthood would target for abortion." "We go out to abortion facilities to sing Christmas carols to confront the darkness and ...
Of all the things Donald Trump has done over the past year, does anyone actually give a damn if he says “Merry Christmas”? I sure as hell didn't care when President Obama did it over and over, and I'm not bothered by it now. His repeated claims that he's bringing Christmas back are just another way to ...
U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore appeared in textbooks and lectures produced in 2011 by a Christian group called Vision Forum that promoted unequal gender roles and ... Moore co-authored the textbook produced by Vision Forum in 2011 and lectured at events for young men and Christian activists.
Mr Johal, from Dumbarton, has been held in Punjab since 4 November, accused of conspiracy to murder prominent right-wing Hindu leaders. The 30-year-old has also been accused of involvement in the murder of a Christian priest. Mr Johal's lawyer has previously accused the police of torturing his client, ...
It barely registered a murmur across the Australian press, though it caused the traditional ripples over the protester fraternity. Christian activists, collectively known as the Pine Gap Pilgrims, had received sentences pursuant to the Defence (Special Undertakings) Act 1952 (Cth), a cold war relic used by the ...
Why does it seems like there are more people LGBTQ today than, say, 20 years ago? Is it because that community, along with their allies, have created a society where it's safer for people to come out and be honest about who they are? Not according to Christian Right activist Dave Daubenmire.
In light of the recent chapel talks and panel discussion on race, Dr. Bill Dennison used his CHOW II class period on Nov. 16 to respond. He showed two videos of Star Parker, an African-American Christian activist, to argue that there are different narratives within the African-American community and within ...
Nancy French, a Christian conservative activist and author, has written an illuminating tweet storm about the tribalism that has engulfed the Christian Right movement and corrupted its original intent to serve as a political voice for Christian values. French says she started to realize there was something ...
Get the facts about the abortion pill and in-clinic abortion,” says Planned Parenthood's website. The investigation is the culmination of an undercover effort sparked by activists two years ago, who filmed their prospective purchase of fetal tissue from Planned Parenthood. David Daleiden, leader of the pro-life ...
The Council on American-Islamic Relations group, along with several other activist groups, rallied outside the Ohio Statehouse Friday evening. They held signs, chanted and gave speeches during the rally. "This action by the president is unlawful, it's unjust and it's not conducive to stability in Palestine.
Officials begin erecting barricades outside the Thomas F. Eagleton federal courthouse on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, before an expected verdict in the first-degree murder trial of former St. Louis Police officer Jason Stockley. Stockley is accused of the killing of Anthony Lamar Smith. Photo by Christian ...
Did you know Jay-Z was a Satanist? You shouldn't, because that's not true. But little details like that have never mattered to Christian Right activist Mat Staver, who perpetuated a hoax article this morning on his “Faith and Freedom” radio program.
Canadian Samaritans for Africa is a registered charitable organization founded on the Christian principles of love, solidarity and collaboration. The group supports asset-based grassroots goals by reaching out to African women and rural communities, religious groups and non-religious organizations to ...
But to understand the real cause behind the case, it is significant that his case is being argued by the conservative Christian legal organization Alliance Defending Freedom. The loose grouping of activists, politicians, and voters that are commonly referred to as the Christian Right arguably coalesced ...


 

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