Boy Scouts Go Off the Deep End


Would you send your 12-year-old son on a camping trip with a gay troop leader?  I wouldn't.  Just as parents would not send their pubescent girls to sleep in tents with men who are physically attracted to them, parents of boys should be just as wary of exposing their sons to the possibility of abuse.Nor would I permit my 7-year-old son to join an organization where one of the questions they'd ask is his sexual orientation. Boy Scouts are kids, for Pete's sake, and they don't need to be t … [Read more...]

Vatican Announcement Re. Embroiled Cardinal O’Brien

Cardinal OBrien

I had heard this unofficially.  Yesterday, though, the Holy See Press Office issued a press release, confirming that Cardinal Keith O’Brien, Britain’s most prominent cardinal, is leaving Scotland. According to the Vatican Information Service: “His Eminence Cardinal Keith Patrick O’Brien, archbishop emeritus of St. Andrews and Edinburgh, for the same reasons he decided not to participate in the last Conclave, and in agreement with the Holy Father, will be leaving Scotland for several months f … [Read more...]

Shut Up and Sell: Mixing Business and Politics Is Unfair to Consumers

Dan Cathy - Chick-fil-A

Popular fast-food chain Chick-fil-A has sworn off politics. That’s the promise from the company after Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy, son of the company's founder S. Truett Cathy, spoke openly against homosexuality, warning that it was “inviting God’s judgment upon our nation.”Chick-fil-A has always been open in its support for traditional Christian values. None of the chain’s stores is open on Sundays, since that is a day when they encourage employees to go to church. In a recent interview … [Read more...]