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Student Union Leader in UK Wants to Make the Koran Required Reading

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 8:30am 7/4/2017 at 8:30am

Where are all the leftists who are usually outraged by religious influence of any kind?

The Daily Caller reports:

Student Union President: Oppress White People, Make Koran Required Reading For ‘Islamic Takeover’

Zamzam Ibrahim, president of the student union at Salford University in the United Kingdom, has attracted attention for social media posts where...

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University That Was Going to Remove Bibles and Crosses Changes Its Mind

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 2:00pm 7/2/2017 at 2:00pm

Oklahoma’s East Central University just had a lightning fast change of heart on this issue.

FOX News reports:

University: We screwed up! We won’t toss out Bibles or crosses

The leadership at Oklahoma’s East Central University slammed on the brakes and jettisoned their decision to removes crosses, Bibles and other religious symbols from a...

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University in Oklahoma Removing Bibles and Crosses From Chapel After Complaint

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 10:00am 7/1/2017 at 10:00am

The complaint came from Americans United for the Separation of Church and State.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports:

Oklahoma university removing Bibles, crosses from campus after complaint

A university in Oklahoma is removing crosses, Bibles and other religious paraphernalia from its on-campus chapel after getting a complaint from a Washington, D.C.-based group that advocates...

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Irish Police Launch Investigation Into Stephen Fry’s Alleged Blasphemy

https://youtu.be/-suvkwNYSQo
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 6:00pm 5/7/2017 at 6:00pm
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English actor, writer, and comedian Stephen Fry, who is perhaps as well-known for his leftist politics and atheism as he is for Blackadder or A Bit of Fry and Laurie, has run afoul of Ireland’s 2009 blasphemy law.

Gardaí, the Irish Republic’s police, are investigating Fry for allegedly mocking Christianity on Irish...

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Sharpton Guest: Jesus was a “brown-skinned Palestinian man who understood he needed to resist”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 2:30pm 4/23/2017 at 2:30pm

Jesus: social justice warrior? Apparently so, if you believe Jacqui Lewis, senior minister of the very liberal Middle Collegiate Church in NYC. During her appearance on Al Sharpton’s MSNBC show this morning, Lewis described Jesus as a “brown-skinned Palestinian man who understood he needed to resist.”

The notion that Jesus was Palestinian...

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Holy Week look at Christianity by-the-numbers

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 9:00am 4/9/2017 at 9:00am

As Holy Week begins for Christians around the world, some intriguing information on the faith has been released by the Pew Research Center.

Christians remained the largest religious group in the world in 2015, making up nearly a third (31%) of Earth’s 7.3 billion people, according to a new Pew Research Center...

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Appeals Court Rules Texas School Board Can Pray Before Meetings

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 20, 2017 at 7:00pm 3/20/2017 at 7:00pm
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Back in 2015, the American Humanist Association (AHA) sued the Birdville School District, located near Fort Worth, TX, because school board members started their meetings with a prayer. The AHA said this violated the First Amendment “through its practicing of promoting Christian prayers.”

Former student Isaiah Smith brought the case to AHA...

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Do Democrats Have a Religion Problem?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 6, 2017 at 3:00pm 1/6/2017 at 3:00pm

The 2016 election exposed many cracks in the Democratic Party, not the least of which is their disconnection from the religious voter.

Former White House Advisor Michael Wear spoke to The Atlantic about the Democratic hostility towards religion and the religious:

There aren’t many people like Michael Wear in today’s Democratic Party. The...

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