Florida Bill Would Make Most Abortions A Felony

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Conservative Florida lawmakers want a ban on abortions because “all human life comes from the Creator.” Draconian legislation that would ban most abortions in Florida cleared a House panel on Monday. Tampa Bay Times reports that by an 8-3 vote Monday afternoon, a House criminal justice panel voted to advance sweeping legislation (HB 865), which [Read More...]

Ted Cruz Preaches Theocracy: ‘I’m a Christian first, American second’

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Ted Cruz says his loyalty is to the church, not the state. Speaking on the campaign trail in Iowa last week, GOP presidential hopeful Ted Cruz told conservative Christian audiences his faith comes before his country, declaring: I’m a Christian first, American second… Cruz, who is currently in second place behind  Donald Trump for the [Read More...]

Oregon Standoff: Domestic Terrorists Blow Battle Trumpets For Jesus

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Domestic terrorists in Oregon sound the battle trumpet, call on Christians to stand with them in the coming battle. The armed terrorists currently occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters in Burns, Oregon, posted footage of themselves online blowing what appear to be traditional Jewish “spiritual warfare” horns in a short video asking for support. [Read More...]

Pakistan: Teen Amputates Own Hand For Crime Of Blasphemy

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Self-mutilation for Allah: In Pakistan, a 15-year-old boy amputates his own hand after being accused of committing an act of blasphemy. In a twisted tale of religious devotion gone terribly wrong, a 15-year-old Pakistani boy cut off his own hand believing he had committed blasphemy, only to be celebrated by his parents and neighbors for [Read More...]

Pakistan: Ban On Child Marriage Blocked By Islamic Clerics

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In Pakistan, a bill that would prohibit underage marriages has been withdrawn after Muslim clerics declared the ban to be “un-Islamic” and “blasphemous.” The Express Tribune reports the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony rejected the Child Marriage Restraint (Amendment) Bill 2014 after the  Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) dubbed it [Read More...]

Poll: 0.0% of Icelanders Under 25 Believe God Created The World

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Iceland For The Win: According to a new poll, 0.0% of Icelanders 24 years or younger believe God created the world. Yes, 0.0%. The poll, conducted by Sidmennt, the Icelandic Ethical Humanist Association, shows: Of those younger than 25, 93.9% said the world had been created in the big bang and 0.0% believed God had [Read More...]

Hatred Of Atheists Binds Duck Dynasty Star And Ted Cruz

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Religious superstition and bigotry, coupled with a hatred for atheists, binds Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson and Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz. Earlier this week, in an ad released by the Cruz campaign, Robertson endorses Ted Cruz for president because Cruz is “Godly.” In the ad Robertson and Cruz are seen hunting together, and both [Read More...]

Federal Lawsuit Seeks To Remove ‘In God We Trust’ From U.S. Currency

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A new federal lawsuit argues “In God We Trust” should be removed from U.S. currency because it violates the separation of church and state. The 112-page lawsuit, filed Monday by Sacramento doctor and lawyer Michael Newdow in federal court in Akron, Ohio, contends that having the phrase on paper money and coins violates the constitutional [Read More...]

Man Shoots Philadelphia Cop In The Name Of Islam

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Pledging his allegiance to the Islamic State, a man accused of shooting a Philadelphia police officer says he did it in the name of Islam, according to law enforcement sources. The gunman suspected of shooting a Philadelphia cop through the window of his squad car admitted to the attempted “execution” and claimed he did it [Read More...]

Alabama Chief Justice Orders Ban On Same-Sex Marriage

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The chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court has issued an order barring same-sex marriage, despite last year’s Supreme Court ruling making marriage equality the law of the land. In his new order, Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore claims a previous order issued to probate judges in March remains in effect, and orders the state’s [Read More...]