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Ken Blackwell: Trump's signal achievement that you didn't hear about

Ken Blackwell: Trump's signal achievement that you didn't hear about

The FIRST STEP Act is the beginning of a transformation of America’s federal criminal-justice system into what it should have always been: a sy ...

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Trump reinforces border as migrants attempt to rush immigration authorities

Trump reinforces border as migrants attempt to rush immigration authorities

On Monday, the Department of Homeland Security closed the nation's busiest border crossing in response to activity by members of the so-called ...

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William Donohue: My email from the Satanic Temple

William Donohue: My email from the Satanic Temple

A recent article in the Los Angeles Times about The Satanic Temple said the organization "describes itself as a political activism group that pr ...

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Putting troops on the border is no laughing matter

Putting troops on the border is no laughing matter

President Trump's recent deployment of approximately 6,000 active-duty troops, and roughly 2,000 national guardsmen, to the southern border, in ...

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Addiction to oil dampens U.S. response to Saudi atrocities

Addiction to oil dampens U.S. response to Saudi atrocities

Pressure is mounting on the U.S. government to hold Saudi Arabia accountable for the death of American-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Our complica ...

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The problem with facial recognition technology

The problem with facial recognition technology

If you've watched any sort of spy thriller or action film over the last few years - think Jason Bourne or Mission: Impossible - the ...

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When 'diversity' trumps individual rights

When 'diversity' trumps individual rights

“Affirmative action” is a euphemism for preferring one job candidate or college applicant over another based on race. The actual name for ...

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Like beggars, migrants shouldn't be choosers

Like beggars, migrants shouldn't be choosers

My grandma, who survived both the Spanish flu epidemic and the Great Depression, was fond of the saying, "Beggars can't be...

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How Congress can address asylum process and come to Trump's aid

How Congress can address asylum process and come to Trump's aid

On Friday morning, President Donald Trump signed a presidential proclamation that requires asylum-seekers to apply at ports of entry along the U.S.-M ...

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Michigan approves legalized marijuana, despite surprise opponents

Michigan approves legalized marijuana, despite surprise opponents

Michigan was one of three states that approved the sale and possession of marijuana (cannabis) in a ballot initiative on Tuesday. A well-funded effor ...

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Thomas Collins: on open borders and migration without vetting

Thomas Collins: on open borders and migration without vetting

Over the past several decades, there has been much debate concerning various dimensions of the immigration issues. Sadly, these debates often obfusca ...

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Brandeis Center trains law students to combat upsurge of anti-Jewish groups

Brandeis Center trains law students to combat upsurge of anti-Jewish groups

The Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law, in conjunction with Hasbara Fellowships, launched the JIGSAW Initiative on Friday, which the ...

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The priest-president of Notre Dame and his 'foreign wives': helping people behave immorally

The priest-president of Notre Dame and his 'foreign wives': helping people behave immorally

There is a public good in having diverse post-secondary institutions. By "diverse," I do not mean the widely-held meaning. Here is the ...

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Pope Francis and his 'natural sympathy' for communists

Pope Francis and his 'natural sympathy' for communists

In an opinion article published by the New York Times, Cardinal Joseph Zen ze-kiun -- the retired shepherd of Catholics in Hong Kong -- wrote that a ...

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Practical legislation to address border security and migrant caravan awaits Congress

Practical legislation to address border security and migrant caravan awaits Congress

Without principled leadership from congressional leaders, it may not have a snowball’s chance in a Tegucigalpa summer. But legislation to fund ...

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Congress should address migrant 'caravan', not politics

Congress should address migrant 'caravan', not politics

According to the president of the Federation of Americans for Immigration Reform, President Trump  should urge Congress to return from the campa ...

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Trump says Latin countries 'did nothing' to stop terrorists amidst migrant caravan

Trump says Latin countries 'did nothing' to stop terrorists amidst migrant caravan

President Trump denounced the governments of Central American countries that he said 'did nothing' to stop the migrant caravan that pushe ...

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Honduras responds to Trump as massive migrant caravan heads to U.S.

Honduras responds to Trump as massive migrant caravan heads to U.S.

The government of Honduras asked the approximately 2,000 of its citizens who have crossed into Guatemalan territory to 'desist' their tre ...

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How Christians and their pastors should prepare for the Persecution

How Christians and their pastors should prepare for the Persecution

Last year an 18-year-old Australian Christian named Madeline was dismissed from Capital Kids Parties after putting an "It's OK to Vote No ...

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Non-stop border crossings in the Southwest

Non-stop border crossings in the Southwest

Since the Trump administration rescinded its zero-tolerance policy for illegal border crossers and reverted to catch-and-release of illegal migrants ...

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Reassessing President Andrew Jackson

Reassessing President Andrew Jackson

Like all human beings, President Andrew Jackson certainly had his faults: sometimes spectacular, brutal, and violent ones, but is it just t ...

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Trump's responsible ceiling for refugees

Trump's responsible ceiling for refugees

With nearly 69 million people displaced around the world and our own humanitarian crisis at the southern border, America has a moral obligation to pr ...

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How U.S. Holocaust Museum distorts historical Holocaust

How U.S. Holocaust Museum distorts historical Holocaust

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum has just published a 2019 calendar which focuses on the museum’s new exhibit about Americans’ ...

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When eliminating abortion is 'un-Christian'

When eliminating abortion is 'un-Christian'

Speaking in an interview on SiriusXM, Chelsea Clinton said that eliminating abortion would be "unconscionable" and "un-Christian"...

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When sodomy is a basic human right

When sodomy is a basic human right

India’s highest court has struck down the nation’s sodomy laws after the country’s legislature declined to do so. The court cite ...

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Citizen activist reveals true conditions for kids in ICE detention

Citizen activist reveals true conditions for kids in ICE detention

Conservative activist Candace Owens visited Broward County, Florida, to see how illegal aliens are faring at a detention facility managed by Immigrat ...

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The reality about those who leave Islam

The reality about those who leave Islam

In the immortal words of ‘The Eagles’, the Hotel California is place where you can ‘check out anytime, but you can never leave&rsqu ...

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Trump national security adviser says International Criminal Court is 'dead' to US

Trump national security adviser says International Criminal Court is 'dead' to US

President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, said on Monday that the International Criminal Court is "illegitimate"...

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Paraguay's economic and political deterioration deserves a closer look

Paraguay's economic and political deterioration deserves a closer look

Writing in the Daily Signal, Anthony Kim of the Heritage Foundation recently called for a recognition of "Paraguay's Economic and Politic ...

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South Africa concedes to Trump on property rights for whites

South Africa concedes to Trump on property rights for whites

On Wednesday, the government of South Africa withdrew a proposed seizure of white-owned land. Just six days after President Donald Trump warned he wa ...

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Venezuelan migrants spark cross-border health concerns

Venezuelan migrants spark cross-border health concerns

In response to border security concerns while thousands of Venezuelans seek admission, Brazil is sending armed forces to keep order near the Venezuel ...

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In praise of a good and great man, at a time of scandal and confusion

In praise of a good and great man, at a time of scandal and confusion

From Pope to parish, from Vatican splendor to the humblest Catholic hovel, the outrageous scandals now shaking the Catholic Church are beyond tragic. ...

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Dark shadows in Ireland for World Meeting of Families

Dark shadows in Ireland for World Meeting of Families

"We showed no care for the little ones, we abandoned them," Pope Francis says in a letter to the entire Catholic Church in which he ...

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Pope Francis acknowledges with 'sorrow and shame' allegations of abuse

Pope Francis acknowledges with 'sorrow and shame' allegations of abuse

"If one member suffers, all suffer together with it" (1 Cor 12:26). These words of Saint Paul forcefully echo in my heart as I acknowledge ...

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How to keep the economy human in the age of A.I.

How to keep the economy human in the age of A.I.

Some people think of the new automated economy in terrifying and mechanical terms. In such a vision, machines reign supreme as they work tirelessly, ...

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Daniel Pipes: the one country that is not submitting to Islam

Daniel Pipes: the one country that is not submitting to Islam

No European head of government talks remotely like Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orbán. For example, he recently spoke of building in Hu ...

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Puerto Rico sits on half-billion dollars of unspent taxpayer funds for schools

Puerto Rico sits on half-billion dollars of unspent taxpayer funds for schools

After public schools in Puerto Rico were ravaged by Hurricane Maria in 2017, the federal government ponied up $589,170,000 in disaster relief funds u ...

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Colorado Civil Rights Commission challenges Christian baker again, despite Supreme Court ruling in his favor

Colorado Civil Rights Commission challenges Christian baker again, despite Supreme Court ruling in his favor

Jack Phillips -- a Christian baker residing in Colorado -- filed a lawsuit against the governor of Colorado and other state officials following a sta ...

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Journalist probing child-trafficking allegations against Bill Clinton found dead

Journalist probing child-trafficking allegations against Bill Clinton found dead

Investigative journalist Jenny Moore was found dead in her room at the Radisson Country Inn & Suites in Washington D.C. on Monday. She had been inv ...

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LGBTQ students object to Catholic doctrine on Catholic campus

LGBTQ students object to Catholic doctrine on Catholic campus

The University of Santo Tomas (UST) informed students of a new policy and also required them to sign a code of conduct that prohibits same-sex relati ...

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Wasted: video shows rotting rat-infected relief supplies found in Puerto Rico

Wasted: video shows rotting rat-infected relief supplies found in Puerto Rico

A video clip recorded by Puerto Rican radio journalist Jesus Rodriguez Garcia purports to show seven large intermodal shipping containers full of rot ...

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The American roots of Nazi eugenics

The American roots of Nazi eugenics

Hitler and his henchmen victimized an entire continent and exterminated millions in his quest for a co-called "Master Race." But the con ...

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What started in a classroom ended up in a gas chamber

What started in a classroom ended up in a gas chamber

In 1803 Thomas Robert Malthus, an English clergyman who was concerned about the origins of poverty, published an Essay on the Principle of Population ...

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Shay Cullen: the world is blind and numb

Shay Cullen: the world is blind and numb

Angeline is just one of millions of children who are scared and intimidated to run and tell that they had been raped, abused or sexually assaulted. ...

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While U.S. ponders eliminating ICE, one state creates it own border patrol

While U.S. ponders eliminating ICE, one state creates it own border patrol

The second-most populous state in Germany, Bavaria, recently reconstituted its own border police, which it had dissolved in 1998. The Bavarian Grenzp ...

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American citizen denied his rights in Guatemala, courtesy of the U.S. taxpayer

American citizen denied his rights in Guatemala, courtesy of the U.S. taxpayer

America’s media are addicted to controversy. But here’s a scandal they’ve avoided in droves: an American citizen stuck in a foreign ...

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Trump administration to decide on extending Temporary Protected Status for Somalis

Trump administration to decide on extending Temporary Protected Status for Somalis

The Department of Homeland Security is scheduled to rule on Thursday whether to further extend temporary protected status (TPS) to 250 Somalis who so ...

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Changes afoot in abortion debate in wake of Kavanaugh SCOTUS nomination

Changes afoot in abortion debate in wake of Kavanaugh SCOTUS nomination

  Kudos to Jason L. Riley, a member of the editorial board of the Wall Street Journal, for his tide turning telling of the truth about the wa ...

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How Christians respond to Muslim persecution

How Christians respond to Muslim persecution

 “Only be careful, and watch yourselves closely so that you do not forget the things your eyes have seen or let them fade from your heart ...

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Juneteenth recalls Americans separated from their children

Juneteenth recalls Americans separated from their children

It seems as if overnight the world has been consumed with a new movement calling for an end to the separation of immigrant children from their mother ...

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The high price humanity has paid for Marxism

The high price humanity has paid for Marxism

Karl Marx is being celebrated by Chinese president Xi Jinping as the “greatest thinker of modern times.” Western academics are celebratin ...

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Wilfred Owen: Sweet it is to die for one's country

Wilfred Owen: Sweet it is to die for one's country

Bent double, like old beggars under sacks, Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed throug ...

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Denmark: Muslims should stay at home during Ramadan

Denmark: Muslims should stay at home during Ramadan

"Do you fast during Ramadan? You are a danger, so stay at home.” These were the words of Denmark's Minister for Immigration and Inte ...

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U.S. and Philippines overtake Europe in prosecuting predator pedophiles

U.S. and Philippines overtake Europe in prosecuting predator pedophiles

The Avila sex bar in Calapandayan, Subic town, Zambales is closed with a steel gate since the hand of justice came to that place when we rescued youn ...

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Video: Two Americans arrested in Montana for speaking Spanish

Video: Two Americans arrested in Montana for speaking Spanish

Two American citizens were detained and interrogated by the Border Patrol in Montana because they were speaking Spanish. Ana Suda, who was born in th ...

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When will there justice for children?

When will there justice for children?

We read and see reports about the terrible number of child sexual assaults and how few perpetrators ever get convicted. That is changing with the app ...

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Dramatic drop of Muslim refugees to the United States

Dramatic drop of Muslim refugees to the United States

According to the Pew Research Croup, the number of Muslim refugees admitted to the United States in the first half of fiscal 2018 dropped from the pr ...

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New study defies progressive narrative of police use of force

New study defies progressive narrative of police use of force

According to a news study conducted by physicians, police officers rarely use force when arresting criminal suspects and, when they do, the majority ...

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Orthodox patriarch says religion is the only answer to terrorism

Orthodox patriarch says religion is the only answer to terrorism

The leader of the Russian Orthodox Church told Christian faithful that only religion can bring an end to terrorism. While visiting Albania, Patriarch ...

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Ron Paul: Baby Alfie is latest victim of Big Brother government

Ron Paul: Baby Alfie is latest victim of Big Brother government

Twenty-three-month-old Alfie Evans, passed away in a British hospital on Saturday. While the official cause of death was a degenerative brain disease, ...

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Back to the future in Nicaragua: Ortega government totters on the abyss

Back to the future in Nicaragua: Ortega government totters on the abyss

After days of protests and deadly reaction by Nicaraguan police and military, international media is reporting that dozens of students and university ...

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George Soros and deep state contribute instability and migrants from Central America

George Soros and deep state contribute instability and migrants from Central America

A report conducted by the Washington D.C.-based transparency organization, Judicial Watch, described the activities of the Open Society Foundation, f ...

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The issues behind to so-called 'caravan' from Central America

The issues behind to so-called 'caravan' from Central America

The Central American "Caravan" may be breaking up, but the issues behind it should be addressed.

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Survey reveals true reason for migration from Central America

Survey reveals true reason for migration from Central America

According to a Catholic social action center in Honduras, the natives of that country emigrate primarily for economic reasons, not violence. The ...

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Catholic and Orthodox churchmen denounce attacks on Syria

Catholic and Orthodox churchmen denounce attacks on Syria

Leaders of Christian churches in Syria denounced what they called the "unjust" and "brutal" airstrikes carried out by the Uni ...

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Lawyers want time-out for school district for suspension of boy who drew guns, stick-figures

Lawyers want time-out for school district for suspension of boy who drew guns, stick-figures

  In March, a 13-year-old boy was suspended from middle school in a North Carolina school district for drawing stick-figures, including a ...

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The Devil in the details of South Africa's land expropriations

The Devil in the details of South Africa's land expropriations

South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), has done the impossible again! First, it succeeded in negotiating with the ...

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Philippines' 'never-ending' cyber-sex abuse of children

Philippines' 'never-ending' cyber-sex abuse of children

A Virginia man pleaded guilty to guilty to producing child pornography that depicts victims in the Philippines. On Monday, Dwayne Stinson of Manassas ...

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FBI closing in on 'pernicious' infiltration by Chinese government in U.S. schools and universities

FBI closing in on 'pernicious' infiltration by Chinese government in U.S. schools and universities

The National Association of Scholars (NAS) released a report on Wednesday on the influence of the Confucius Institutes in American colleges and unive ...

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Supreme Court refuses to overturn gag order imposed by Obama-appointed federal judge

Supreme Court refuses to overturn gag order imposed by Obama-appointed federal judge

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected on Monday a request by attorneys from the Thomas More Society and their co-counsel that it decide the case of Da ...

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A caravan of migrants heads toward the United States

A caravan of migrants heads toward the United States

As part of Holy Week, over a thousand Central American illegal aliens set out to complete "Stations of the Cross&" traversing through Mex ...

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Sweden debates Muslim child marriage

Sweden debates Muslim child marriage

In Sweden, the national social services released a brochure that legitimizes child marriage. The brochure, which is directed at recent immigrants, ca ...

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When real examples of torture don't bother the UN

When real examples of torture don't bother the UN

The March 26 editorial in the New York Times will go down in history as its most radical defense of abortion. It's hard to see how it can ever to ...

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Pennsylvania's election of Conor Lamb strikes a nerve in pro-abortion crowd

Pennsylvania's election of Conor Lamb strikes a nerve in pro-abortion crowd

Conor Lamb just won the open congressional seat in a Pittsburgh suburb. As a professed Catholic, he says, "We believe that life begins at concep ...

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Tucker Carlson asks what animates UK hostility to whites, Christians

Tucker Carlson asks what animates UK hostility to whites, Christians

Fox News host Tucker Carlson interviewed Katie Hopkins -- a former columnist of the British Daily Mail newspaper on Tuesday. He has for her reaction ...

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The escalation in war on pornography: a ten-year update

The escalation in war on pornography: a ten-year update

Recently, for a talk in Chicago to parents of high school boys, I had to update my knowledge based on a 2009 review of the effects of pornography. On ...

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John J. Tkacik: Pope Francis' pastoral mission to Beijing and Taipei

John J. Tkacik: Pope Francis' pastoral mission to Beijing and Taipei

Nearly a half-millennium ago, on Aug. 9, 1549, Jesuit father Francis Xavier glimpsed the caramel beaches and emerald woodland slopes of ancient Formo ...

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Catholic bishop drops stand against anti-sodomy law

Catholic bishop drops stand against anti-sodomy law

In Belize, a former British colony in Central America, Catholic Bishop Lawrence Nicasio has dropped his church’s appeal of a judicial ruling wh ...

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Human rights groups thank Trump administration for aligning policy with federal statutes

Human rights groups thank Trump administration for aligning policy with federal statutes

A coalition of 197 groups from around the world have sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson thanking him for expected changes in the ...

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Prolifers of the world, unite: the Socialist case against abortion

Prolifers of the world, unite: the Socialist case against abortion

If nothing else, conservatives and libertarians can admire the sincere socialist belief in improving the material conditions of the working class. Wh ...

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Justice Department fines meatpacker for asking immigrant workers for green cards

Justice Department fines meatpacker for asking immigrant workers for green cards

West Liberty Foods, a meat-processing business based in Iowa, has reached a settlement agreement with the Department of Justice to resolve discrimina ...

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Who should report the sexual abuse of children?

Who should report the sexual abuse of children?

Child abuse in all its cruel and insidious forms is the scourge of our society. It always has been and always will be unless more good people s ...

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The target is Africa in the new colonialization

The target is Africa in the new colonialization

Despite the retreat of most European colonial powers in the 1950s, Western donors and corporations have imposed an entirely new colonization on the pe ...

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NY attorney general used Russian-style Facebook trolling to entrap Americans

NY attorney general used Russian-style Facebook trolling to entrap Americans

Appearing on "Fox News at Night," attorney Tyler Brooks told show host Shannon Bream that New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman use ...

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What Islam says about unbelievers and why it matters to everybody

What Islam says about unbelievers and why it matters to everybody

I came to my study of Islam late in life, but I had studied religious texts all of my life starting being a teenager. I've studied To ...

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Political Islam: where rape is a virtue, not a sin

Political Islam: where rape is a virtue, not a sin

In Islam, Kafir women taken as slaves in jihad were raped with Mohammed's approval. Koran: 4:24 "And all married women (are fo ...

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How to recognize the enslavement and trafficking of children and women

How to recognize the enslavement and trafficking of children and women

Church and police authorities and non-government organizations (NGOs) came together recently in the Vatican under the Santa Martha Group headed by Ca ...

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Lessons learned by living under Islamism

Lessons learned by living under Islamism

My father's generation in Iran lived in an environment in which the Islamist party of the country's ...

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Chinese students demand Syracuse University to use WeChat, controlled by Chinese government

Chinese students demand Syracuse University to use WeChat, controlled by Chinese government

Students from China, citing concerns over crime and safety in and around the campus of Syracuse University, are calling on the institution to make an ...

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ICE charges Guatemalan police officer on human rights violations

ICE charges Guatemalan police officer on human rights violations

A former officials of the National Police of Guatemala was arrested recently on visa fraud charges. Catalino Esteban Valiente Alonzo, 77, allegedly f ...

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A needed refresher course on political Islam

A needed refresher course on political Islam

Hello, I would like to talk to you about Islam, but in particular, I would like to talk to you about political Islam and explain to you why the relig ...

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What is happiness on college campuses?

What is happiness on college campuses?

The most popular course at Yale these days -- enrolling 1,200 students (they had to move the class to a huge building) --is called Psychology ...

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Can fair trade fight poverty?

Can fair trade fight poverty?

Pepito Alvarez, 57 and with his wife Conchita are among one of the thousands of small mountain subsistence farmers who have lived just below the ...

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Inter-faith group wants release of multiply-deported illegal immigrant

Inter-faith group wants release of multiply-deported illegal immigrant

Fernando Carrillo, a native of Mexico who has been living illegally in the United States for approximately 20 years was arrested by federal immigrati ...

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Israel to pay Rwanda to take in African migrants

Israel to pay Rwanda to take in African migrants

Sister Azaet Kidane -- an Eritrean member of the Comboni missionary congregation -- said that Israel is paying the African nation of Rwanda to take i ...

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Mother persecuted for demanding school remove Islamist propaganda

Mother persecuted for demanding school remove Islamist propaganda

School officials and teachers of the Chatham Middle School and the School District of the Chathams in New Jersey are facing a lawsuit, claiming sever ...

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Abortionists demand Arkansas to provide subsidy

Abortionists demand Arkansas to provide subsidy

Planned Parenthood, the biggest abortion provider in the United States, is suing the state of Arkansas because the Arkansas defunded the organization ...

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NASA bumps black astronaut; racism claimed

NASA bumps black astronaut; racism claimed

Once scheduled for launch in June, NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps, who was scheduled to be the first blac ...

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How minimum wage increases hurt the poor

How minimum wage increases hurt the poor

When policy wonks call for the minimum wage to rise, they often discuss helping workers at the bottom of the income ladder, or address rising living ...

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Trump's pro-life speech: transcript

Trump's pro-life speech: transcript

Transcript of President Donald Trump's speech to March of Life participants, January 19, 2018: [To cheering crowd] Thank you very much, that...

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