'Bible as hate speech' bill passes

by Art Moore -- Canada's House of Commons passed a controversial bill yesterday opposed by religious believers and free-speech advocates who say it will criminalize public expression against homosexual behavior. The bill, more…

'Bible as hate speech' bill nearing vote

by Art Moore -- As some U.S. Supreme Court justices look abroad for guidance on cases related to homosexuality, Canada is set to vote on a bill opponents say would criminalize public more…

McClintock shut out
of voter's guide

by Art Moore -- California Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom McClintock, who trails only Arnold Schwarzenegger and Lt. Gov. Cruz Bustamante in opinion polls, is barred from publishing a position statement in the more…

California Senate OKs 'virtual gay marriage'

by Art Moore -- A bill that would grant nearly all of the rights and responsibilities of marriage to same-sex couples in California is another step closer to Gov. Gray Davis' desk more…

WalMart.com drops
pedophile book

by Art Moore -- Until an inquiry by WorldNetDaily yesterday, American retail giant Wal-Mart – known for promotion of family values – sold a book on its website published by the country's more…

Lawmakers sneak 'Aztec god' into budget

by Art Moore -- Opponents of an AIDS memorial designed in the form of the Aztec god Quetzalcoatl thought they had scored a victory when California Assembly members removed a line from more…

City ties 'family values' to 'homophobia'

by Art Moore -- The city of Oakland barred two employees from advertising an informal group that respects "the natural family, marriage and family values," contending the bulletin-board flyer was "homophobic." In more…

U.S. attorney says
Foster probe fixed

by Art Moore -- The death of deputy White House counsel Vincent Foster – one of the most bizarre events of the Clinton years – was ruled a suicide by two independent more…

Feds accused of 'siege'
on American Muslims

by Art Moore -- A report by a leading Islamic lobby group accuses the U.S. Justice Department of targeting Arabs and Muslims amid a rise in "Islamophobic" rhetoric, violence, discrimination and harassment more…

Angry American e-mails
invade Normandy

by Art Moore -- A small town in Normandy has been flooded with more than 200 e-mails from angry Americans provoked by photographs suggesting U.S. flags and emblems were removed from a more…