Archive for May 22nd, 2018

Down Goes the Farm Bill

on May 22, 2018, 6:07 AM / in National News

by Jake Grant  |   Townhall On Friday, the House rejected their version of the farm bill (H.R. 2), an extension of the 2014 bill—one that allowed too much cronyism and waste. 30 Republicans, some moderates, and some members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus stood with 183 Democrats in opposition to the legislation. The House tried to jam through a farm […]

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Tennessee Will Ban Sanctuary Cities

Tennessee Will Ban Sanctuary Cities

on May 22, 2018, 6:02 AM / in State News

By Lauretta Brown  |   Townhall Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam (R) announced Monday that he will allow a ban on sanctuary cities to become law without his signature. The Wimp….. The ban, which passed the state House and Senate by veto-proof numbers in April, requires local law enforcement officials to comply with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement requests to hold immigrants for purposes […]

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The Islamization of the Public Schools

on May 22, 2018, 5:59 AM / in National News, Opinion, State News

This stealth proselytizing is nationwide. Muslims anxious to use schools and textbooks to proselytize for Islam have found a welcoming environment in American public schools that are indefatigably committed to multiculturalism. With the imperative to be “tolerant” robbing many educators of their ability to evaluate non-Western cultures critically, all too many public schools and individual teachers have proven to be […]

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Can a Pope Change Moral Truth?

Can a Pope Change Moral Truth?

on May 22, 2018, 5:54 AM / in Opinion

That joking retort we heard as children, “Is the pope Catholic?” is starting to look like a serious question. Asked five years ago about a “gay lobby” in the Vatican, Pope Francis responded, “If a person is gay and seeks God and has good will, who am I to judge?” As judgment was thought to be part of the papal […]

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