Huckabee: Presidents Should Ignore Supreme Court and Obey ‘Supreme Being’

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Treason for Jesus? Arguing against marriage equality, GOP presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee claims as president he would not be bound by decisions issued by the Supreme Court if they violate commandments issued by the “Supreme Being.”Huckabee, appearing on Fox News Sunday with host Chris Wallace, tried to argue that the president of the United States would not have to follow a potential Supreme Court ruling favorable to same-sex marriage because the Supreme Court was not the “Supreme Being … [Read more...]

Love Wins: Ireland Votes ‘Yes’ For Marriage Equality

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Social revolution: In a victory for love and human decency, and a well deserved defeat for the bigotry of the Roman Catholic Church, the people of Ireland vote to amend their constitution and legalize same-sex marriage.In a resounding victory for marriage equality the Irish people fulfill the promise of enlightened democracy and defeat the darkness of religious bigotry and ignorance.With the victory for marriage equality Ireland becomes the first country in the world to approve same-sex … [Read more...]

Bobby Jindal Issues ‘Religious Freedom’ Executive Order

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Executive Disorder: Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has issued a controversial executive order promoting and protecting discrimination against LGBT people.Jindal issued the controversial order that will allow businesses and others to discriminate against same-sex couples immediately after a House panel killed a bill (HB 707) attempting to achieve the same effect.HB 707, the “Marriage and Conscience Act,” would have blocked the government from penalizing companies and others opposing sam … [Read more...]

American Taliban: Christian Terrorist Pleads Guilty In Plot To Massacre Muslims

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Conspiracy to terrorize and commit mass murder: A former Tennessee congressional candidate and ordained minister has admitted in federal court to planning a terrorist attack on a Muslim community in Hancock, New York.Robert Doggart, a 63-year-old Tennessee resident and former Third District Congressional candidate entered into a plea agreement late last week acknowledging his guilt in plotting the annihilation of a Muslim village known as Islamberg, a rural hamlet located in Hancock, New … [Read more...]

School Bus Driver Tells Girl She Will ‘Burn In Hell’ For Being Gay

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A cruel school bus driver lectures an 11-year-old girl on the Bible, driving the girl to tears by telling her she is gay and will “burn in hell.”According to reports, Maurissa Rushing, an 11-year-old fifth grade student at Pathway Academy, a charter school in Kansas City, Missouri, was riding the school bus on her way to school, and playing a game with her best friend that involved one girl’s fingers racing up and down the other’s arm.Apparently the school bus driver found this seemingly … [Read more...]

First Church of Cannabis Challenges Indiana’s New Religious Freedom Law

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The First Church of Cannabis will challenge Indiana’s new religious freedom law by holding a pot smoking worship service on July 1, the same day the state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act formally becomes law.Marijuana is currently illegal for medical or recreational use in Indiana. However, the First Church of Cannabis plans to get around the law by invoking the state's new Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which limits the government from intervening with a person's exercise of rel … [Read more...]

Good News: Christianity Suffers Steep Decline in U.S.

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Good news for rational people: A new study shows Americans are abandoning Christianity in record numbers while the number of Americans who identify as religiously unaffiliated continues to surge.According to a comprehensive new study released Tuesday by the Pew Forum on Religion in Public Life, every demographic group in the U.S. has seen a significant drop in people who call themselves Christians.The survey of 35,000 American adults shows the Christian percentage of the population … [Read more...]

Jeb Bush On Foreign Policy: Stronger ‘Christian Voice’ Needed in World

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Theocracy Alert: In a significant foreign policy claim, Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush says the “Christian voice” is not heard enough around the world, implying that it is the U.S. government’s responsibility to be a global evangelist for Christ.Giving the commencement address at Liberty University, a notoriously conservative Christian fundamentalist school in Lynchburg, Virginia, the former Florida governor and likely GOP presidential candidate offered a defense of Christian princ … [Read more...]