School snubs Christianity in 'be Muslim' assignment

by Leo Hohmann --   [caption id="attachment_1791085" align="aligncenter" width="596"] The Muslim Student Association, set up as a front group for the Muslim Brotherhood, has developed a high profile on many high school more…

'Atheism is unknown here'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1904245" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Benjamin Franklin[/caption] On April 17, 1790, the son of a poor candle-maker died. The 15th of 17 children, he apprenticed as a printer and more…

Challenge to 'under God' handed 5th straight loss

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1905245" align="aligncenter" width="621"] Jones family[/caption] A challenge to two words in the Pledge of Allegiance, "under God," has ended with the atheist organization that brought the complaint more…

School clubs OK unless they're pro-life

by Bob Unruh -- An Iowa high student barred from establishing a pro-life club on campus because the subject is "controversial" is threatening legal action, arguing her club has the same constitutional more…

After 70 years, honoring 'righteous Gentiles'

by Marisa Martin -- Poland commemorates Yom Ha'Shoah (or Jewish Holocaust) at a variety of memorials on April 16. Some of these are in construction, new this year or under fierce debate. more…

Lawmakers vote Holy Bible as state book

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1911355" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Tennessee lawmakers are pressing to make the Holy Bible the state's official book.[/caption] Members of the Tennessee House of Representatives voted to make the more…

Veterans' memorial under fire for rifle depiction

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1911305" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The battlefield cross has been around since Civil War days to honor the fallen.[/caption] A Milford, Michigan, veterans' group is up in arms after more…