Iran Sending Warships to Atlantic Ocean Amid Massive New Military Buildup

Aug 14, 2017

(FREE BEACON) Iran is preparing to send a flotilla of warships to the Atlantic Ocean following the announcement of a massive $500 million investment in war spending, according to Iranian leaders, who say the military moves are in response to recent efforts by the United States to impose a package of new economic sanctions on…

Lawmakers upset over LGBT book displayed at library

Aug 14, 2017

(KFGO) Two state legislators from West Fargo have questioned a book prominently displayed at the West Fargo Public Library. “Beyond Trans: Does Gender Matter?” and several other books on the subject of LGBT are among those on the library’s “new books” display. The author questions the need to identify people with sex categories and to…

Disney Show ‘Doc McStuffins’ Features Interracial Lesbian Moms

Aug 14, 2017

(NBC) Disney Junior’s animated show “Doc McStuffins” aired an episode last week in which a family experiences an earthquake and learns how to plan for it in the future. The family just happens to be headed by two mothers: one black and one white. Voiced by comedian Wanda Sykes and actress Portia de Rossi, Thea…

WNBA players publish op-ed speaking out in opposition to Texas trangender bill

Aug 14, 2017

(ESPN) WNBA players Brittney Griner and Layshia Clarendon have published an op-ed speaking out in opposition to Texas Senate Bill 3. “SB3” would regulate multiple occupancy bathroom access, including locker rooms, based upon birth certificate and additional government-issued identification documents for public agencies and school districts. “SB3 would make it impossible for cities and school…

Atheists erect Darrow statue in Tennessee

Aug 14, 2017

(MADISON MAGAZINE) The Madison-based Freedom From Religion Foundation has always been fond of Clarence Darrow. Back in 2009, the foundation put the celebrated—and at times controversial—attorney’s picture inside a Madison Metro bus, along with a Darrow quote: “I don’t believe in God because I don’t believe in Mother Goose.” Darrow was one of several historical…

Military Veterans React to Convicted Leaker Chelsea Manning’s Vogue Transgender Photoshoot

Aug 13, 2017

(INDEPENDENT JOURNAL REVIEW) Convicted military secrets leaker Chelsea Manning was released from a prison sentence for aiding the enemy by President Barack Obama in one of his last acts before leaving office. Manning, who walked free earlier this year, was supposed to be in military prison through the late 2040s. Manning has used the new-found…

Military pushes back on Trump’s transgender ban

Aug 13, 2017

(HILL) Top members of the military are openly opposing President Trump’s move to ban transgender troops, breaking with their commander-in-chief on whether the policy is necessary. Trump said on Thursday that he’s doing the military “a great favor” by instituting the ban, but several service leaders don’t see it that way. Hours after Trump’s comments,…

Deceived church of cannabis

Aug 13, 2017

(GUARDIAN) It started, naturally, with a group of friends smoking a joint. Steve Berke, a graduate of Yale University, was temporarily living in an old church in Denver, Colorado. His estate agent parents had bought the 113-year-old building with the plan to turn it into flats. He and Lee Molloy, as well as a few…

Army Puts Muslim in Charge of Division’s Spiritual Needs

Aug 13, 2017

(MILITARY.COM) In January, Lt. Col. Khallid Shabazz received the call every Army chaplain dreams of, the call that validates years of intense study and hard work toward keeping the U.S. military in good spiritual health. He was offered the job of chaplain for an entire division, an honor for anyone in his field but a…

Colorado Man Hails Satan in Presenting Invocation at City Council Meeting

Aug 13, 2017

(CHRISTIAN NEWS) A Colorado man hailed Satan as he presented an invocation at a city council meeting this week, while some concerned members of the community stood outside praying. During Wednesday’s meeting before the Grand Junction City Council, Mayor Rick Taggart called out Scott Iles, a member of the Western Colorado Atheists and Freethinkers, who…