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#MyReligionIsNotYourCostume: Met Gala 2018 And Cultural Appropriation

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 4:00pm 5/12/2018 at 4:00pm
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Welcome to Legal Insurection’s First Annual Cultural Appreciation Day.

This day was inspired by the brave response of 18-year old Keziah Daum to the social media storm she sparked by wearing a gorgeous Chinese cheongsam dress for some selfies before her prom. Daum refused to apologize after she was deluged by social...

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Sweden: Town That Rejected Church Bells Approves Mosque’s Call To Prayer

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 9:30am 5/12/2018 at 9:30am
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The Swedish town of Växjö has approved a local mosque’s call to prayers after having earlier refused approval to a Catholic church’s ringing of its bells.  Integration, apparently, was a deciding factor.

The Local reports:

It was announced earlier this week that the mosque in Växjö will be allowed...

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Democrat Profs Outnumber Republicans in Religion Departments by 70 to 1

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 7, 2018 at 12:00pm 5/7/2018 at 12:00pm

This actually makes a lot of sense. It helps explain why so many religious programs have drifted so far left.

PJ Media reports:

Democrats Outnumber Republicans 70 to 1 in College Religion Departments, 10 to 1 Overall

There are more than ten Democrats for every one Republican among elite professors at America’s top liberal...

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Alabama: Teacher Sent Home To Change “Just Pray” Tee

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 3:30pm 4/29/2018 at 3:30pm
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An Alabama school teacher was sent home to change out of a T-shirt she was wearing to honor a child diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor.

Fox 10 reports:

A local teacher’s Facebook post is causing quite the controversy. She claims she was sent home from school to change her shirt because it...

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Wake Forest Religion Prof Thinks Believing in God is Illogical and Immoral

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 12:00pm 4/10/2018 at 12:00pm

This is what happens when progressives get involved in religion. They end up spending all their time trying to debunk it.

The Daily Caller reports:

Religion Prof Thinks Believing In God Is Illogical And Immoral

A Wake Forest University religion professor thinks it is not just illogical to believe in God, but also immoral,...

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George Washington University Offering ‘Christian Privilege’ Training

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 2, 2018 at 8:00am 4/2/2018 at 8:00am
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You’ve heard of male privilege and white privilege. Now, there’s Christian privilege.

The Daily Caller reports:

GWU Offering ‘Christian Privilege’ Training For Students And Faculty

George Washington University is offering a free training session to students and faculty who want to learn about their “Christian privilege.”

The session will teach students and faculty that Christians...

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Theology Prof Claims Jesus Was Gender Fluid ‘Drag King’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 1:30pm 3/31/2018 at 1:30pm

This professor works at College of the Holy Cross. What has happened to our Catholic schools?

The College Fix reports:

Theology professor: Jesus was a ‘drag king,’ had ‘queer desires’

The chair of New Testament Studies at Massachusetts’s College of the Holy Cross has argued that Jesus was a “drag king,” had “queer desires,”...

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Holy Cross Drops Knight Mascot Due to ‘Violence of the Crusades’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 5:00pm 3/20/2018 at 5:00pm
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The College of Holy Cross, a Catholic school, has decided to drop its knight mascot and change the name of the school paper because it links them to the horrible violence that occurred during the Crusades. Because, you know, only the Christians did horrible things during the Crusades.

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The View’s Joy Behar Issues Public Apology Over Insult to Christians

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 7:00am 3/14/2018 at 7:00am
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In February, View co-host Joy Behar insulted Vice President Mike Pence, as well as millions of Christians, by describing Pence’s faith as a form of mental illness. This week, she finally apologized on the air.

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Wayne State Stops Discriminating Against Christian Club After Lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 12:30pm 3/11/2018 at 12:30pm

Most schools don’t want to be bothered with a lawsuit, especially if it makes them look like the bully.

The College Fix reported:

Public university stops discriminating against Christian club following lawsuit

What a difference a lawsuit makes!

Less than two days after...

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Christian Student Group Suing U. Iowa for Kicking Them Off Campus

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 10:30am 12/13/2017 at 10:30am

The group was punished for wanting their leaders to hold the same religious views. How dare they?

The Daily Caller reports:

Christian Student Group Sues After Getting Kicked Off College Campus

A Christian student group sued the University of Iowa Monday after the school kicked it off campus for requiring its student officers to...

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Did the Swedish Church Ban “He” and “Lord” in the Name of Gender Neutrality?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 4:30pm 11/26/2017 at 4:30pm
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Headlines around the internet announced that the Swedish Church banned gendered words such as “he” and “Lord” in a bid for politically-correct gender neutrality.  The church has denied that the words are banned and says that they merely offered “gender neutral” alternatives such as replacing “In the name of the Father...

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Should we carry guns in church?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 5:30pm 11/7/2017 at 5:30pm
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So far it’s been difficult to get information on the question of whether the parishioners in the Texas church where yesterday’s mass murder took place were prohibited from carrying guns. Here are the pertinent rules in Texas:

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Catholic Clergy and Scholars Present “Formal Filial Correction” to Pope Francis

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 10:30am 9/24/2017 at 10:30am

When Pope Francis became head of the Catholic church, many were hopeful that the dynamic and humble priest would blossom into a great leader.

It appears now that the Pope’s social justice agenda is not appealing to a good portion of the Catholic faithful.

Several dozen Catholic clergy members and lay scholars have...

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Pakistan: Christian Man Sentenced to Death For Blasphemy

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 1:30pm 9/16/2017 at 1:30pm
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As we oppose and reject antifa (really profa) and its violent opposition to drastically limiting free speech in this country, it’s worth noting the outcome in other countries when things we still count as free speech are counted as death-penalty offenses.

In Pakistan, a 35-year-old Christian man has been sentenced to death...

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Belated Leftist Epiphany: Black Evangelical Christians Vote, Too

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 11, 2017 at 5:30pm 9/11/2017 at 5:30pm
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One of the many things that has long puzzled me about the leftist agenda is its long-standing, mulit-pronged attack on Judeo-Christianity.  On the one hand, I understand that the left has a reason for wishing to undermine religion.  After all, as assorted totalitarians, fascists, and communists well know, a populace permitted...

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Revealed: From the KKK to Catholic Priest

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 2:30pm 8/22/2017 at 2:30pm
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Hate has consumed the news cycle since Charlottesville happened. But you know what’s more affective? Stories of love. Yes, it sounds cliché, but it’s true. Love and positive change. How about a story about a man who went from a member to the KKK to a Catholic priest?

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