The biggest fruit that ever grew in Hawaii

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2189755" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hawaiian missionaries[/caption] Henry Opukahai'a was an orphan raised by his uncle to be a pagan priest but he became disillusioned with rituals and chants. more…

'Lube Olympics' follow lecture on 'debunking' LGBT stereotypes

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_3141024" align="aligncenter" width="596"] A student group's effort to debunk LGBT stereotypes at the University of California, Merced, involves hosting the "Lube Olympics" during "Pride Week" (Photo: Facebook, more…

1st-graders suspended for plot to kill classmate

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_3140264" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Three 1st-grade students were suspended from Winterberry Charter School for plotting to kill one of their classmates[/caption] A charter school in Alaska recently had more…

Catholic college moves to fire prof who defended marriage

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_3139514" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Marquette University has started the process necessary to fire professor John McAdams for his defense of marriage in a 2014 blog post[/caption] Marquette University, more…

Report: AP willingly cooperated with Nazis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMES OF ISRAEL) — The Associated Press news agency willingly cooperated with Nazi Germany, submitting to the regime’s restrictive rulings on the freedom of the press and providing more…

This single death changed course of Civil War

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3113174" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 'Stonewall' Jackson[/caption] During the Civil War, on March 30, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national day of humiliation, fasting and prayer: "Whereas, the more…