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Restaurant Drops Prayer Discount After Threats From Freedom From Religion Foundation

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There’s a restaurant in Winston-Salem, North Carolina that’s made headlines recently when it became known that they give (when they feel like it) a 15% discount to those customers who pray before their meal. As the owner said, it wasn’t

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Soldier Forcibly Retired for Being Conservative Christian Files Lawsuit

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Last year I shared with you the story of how an Army Master Sergeant was disciplined for celebrating his promotion by serving Chick-fil-A sandwiches and celebrating the defense of Marriage Act. He received a formal reprimand in his file and

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911 Operator to Armed Homeowner During Break-in: “Put the Gun Down!”

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Though it’s possible the operator was instructing the homeowner to drop her weapon so that the police wouldn’t mistake her for the burglar, it wouldn’t be surprising to find out that she was told to drop it, because the operator

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Justice Ginsburg: Providing Contraception for Others is an "Obligation that Citizens Have"

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was of course one of the dissenting opinions in the recent Hobby Lobby case. She was interviewed by Katie Couric about the court case and about citizens’ and businesses’ “responsibilities” with regards to what they should

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The Death of Free Speech?

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Over at Eagle Rising they’ve covered many of the attacks on free speech that have taken place in Great Britain over the last year, but one wonders if we really understand the depth of the danger we face. The war

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Massachusetts House Passes Abortion Buffer Zone Bill to Counter SCOTUS Ruling

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Several weeks ago, many pro-lifers celebrated the Supreme Court decision that overturned Massachusetts’ abortion buffer zone laws. The state’s laws forbid pro-life protesters and counselors from talking to abortion patients on the sidewalks and parking lots outside the clinics. Chief

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Armed Doctor Prevents Mass Shooting at Hospital Psychiatric Unit

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The Darby, Pennsylvania hospital apparently has a no-weapons policy, except for on-duty police. But thankfully, one psychiatric doctor decided to risk his job rather than risk his life. He still risked his life doing what he did, but at least

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Scientist Finds Dino Soft Tissue Then Fired for Religious Views

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The world of academia claims to be all about promoting intellectual curiosity, research, thinking outside the box and the freedom to question the norm. If you believe that you are naïve to say the least. When I attended Arizona State

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Christian Baker Forced into Gay Re-Education

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Jack Phillips owns and operates Masterpiece Cakeshop in the Denver suburb of Lakewood. In 2012, two gay men, Charlie Craig and David Mullins entered his bakery and asked if Phillips would make them a wedding cake to celebrate their same-sex

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Eric Holder Investigates “Racist” Obama Parade Float

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During an Independence Day parade in Norfolk, Nebraska, there was a float featuring an unattractive mannequin standing outside an outhouse with a sign that read “Obama Presidential Library.” The creator of the float Dale Remmich is a military veteran, and

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The Hobby Lobby Case Makes the Supreme Court more Popular

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In the wake of the Hobby Lobby decision pundits across the media spectrum were wringing their hands over what might be the fate of the Supreme Court’s respectability… Apparently, their concerns were misplaced. It seems that, in the wake of

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California Apartment Complex Prohibits Tenant From Displaying US Flag in Window

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Steve Roberts never had any trouble displaying his large American flag in his front window under his apartment complex’s prior management. When management changed hands in April, they started giving him a hard time about his flag. They wouldn’t renew

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