Pastors rise up to challenge
same-sex bathrooms

by John Griffing -- HOUSTON, Texas – In Texas, the biggest city in the biggest Republican county has just adopted an Equal Rights Ordinance that, according to critics, already is being used more…

Suspended sex-change teacher back in class

by John Griffing -- [caption id="attachment_727121" align="aligncenter" width="606" caption="Lumberton, Texas, teacher's Facebook posting"][/caption] After being suspended amidst a public outcry from parents, a male substitute teacher making a transition to female was more…

Man-turning-woman
substitute teacher suspended

by John Griffing -- [caption id="attachment_727121" align="aligncenter" width="606" caption="Lumberton, Texas, teacher's Facebook posting"][/caption] A school district in Texas that made the news when students were told to wear Muslim burqas as part more…

Famous Republican faces primary challenge

by John Griffing -- Veteran Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, is seeking re-election as a "strong conservative" in a state known to dislike Washington and to be heavily dominated by the Republican Party. more…

Spy vs. spy: 2 famous defectors
on Russian super-deception

by John Griffing -- [caption id="attachment_271779" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Lt. Gen. Ion Mihai Pacepa"][/caption] “The bourgeoisie will have to be put to sleep. So we shall begin by launching the most spectacular peace more…

Tom DeLay on America:
Lose God, lose greatness

by John Griffing -- Former U.S. Rep. Tom DeLay, R-Texas, who was elected House majority leader in 2002 but later left office in the middle of a battle against unsubstantiated claims of more…

City's lesbian mayor sparks 'anarchy' uproar

by John Griffing -- [caption id="attachment_594053" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Houston Mayor Annise Parker (right), pictured with her partner, Kathy Hubbard"][/caption] A judge in Houston has slapped down lesbian Mayor Annise Parker's decision to more…

Houston mayor accused of instituting 'mob rule'

by John Griffing -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker is being accused of instituting "mob rule" after imposing a policy that will pay benefits to same-sex couples who have been legally married. Jared more…

Monckton: Push
'reset' on dollar

by John Griffing -- Christopher Monckton of Brenchley – who advised Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, wrote for the Yorkshire Post, was managing editor of the Telegraph Sunday Magazine and is now a more…