Prince Harry and Meghan Markle speak out in support of LGBT rights

Apr 19, 2018 by

from Mailonline: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have spoken out in support of LGBT issues, with the American star saying it was about “basic human rights”. The couple attended a Commonwealth Youth Forum reception in London as part of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting week. Chatting to...

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Welsh Health Minister promotes home abortions

Apr 19, 2018 by

from SPUC: Health Secretary Vaughan Gething has said that the abortion pill should be authorised for home use. Speaking in the Welsh Assembly on Tuesday, Mr Gething told members: “I have instructed officials to start work immediately on how we can amend the legal framework to allow for the...

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Franklin Graham blasts Democrat: ‘Dangerous’ to make gov’t officials back gay ‘marriage’

Apr 19, 2018 by

by Claire Chretien, LifeSite: In a series of tweets on Monday, Billy Graham’s son Franklin blasted Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ, for his hostility toward CIA Director Mike Pompeo over Pompeo’s belief in man-woman marriage. “So does holding a traditional view of marriage now make you inappropriate for...

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Conservatives and Liberals share a new opponent – Progressive Authoritarians

Apr 18, 2018 by

by Alex Morton, Conservative Home: Recent years have seen the rise of what might be termed the ‘progressive authoritarian’ movement on everything from race, gender, sexuality and religion. It seeks to impose, via government, its view on the world. It is in favour of quotas and targets for...

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The Windrush scandal is yet another example of how poorly Britain treats those to whom it owes a great debt and how twisted our bureaucratic morals are

Apr 18, 2018 by

by Sarah Vine, Mailonline; As a saga of government and civil service incompetence, of ineptitude bordering on cruelty, of ingratitude, ignorance and failure, the Home Office’s disastrous misjudgment in relation to the children of Windrush arrivals from the Commonwealth countries takes some...

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The Global Influence of Christians

Apr 18, 2018 by

by Canon J John: Increasingly, I’m coming across a distorted view of history and society. Writers and speakers look at the modern Western world with its technology, culture and its advocacy of human rights and democracy, and imply that it all mysteriously ‘just happened’. It is taken for granted...

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Disturbing doubts over the bombing of Syria

Apr 18, 2018 by

by Jules Gomes, Rebel Priest: ‘But if the cause be not good, the King himself hath a heavy reckoning to make,’ says soldier Williams in Shakespeare’s Henry V, reflecting on the morality of war before the Battle of Agincourt. ‘Moral factors cannot be ignored in war . . . Moral elements are among...

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Loss of right to conscience costing NHS new midwives it needs

Apr 18, 2018 by

From The Catholic Times: Pro-life groups have claimed that the recent drop in applications to midwifery courses could be rectified by enshrining conscientious objection. Recent figures show that there has been a 35 per cent drop in the number of applicants to midwifery courses since 2013. The...

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New report shows ‘troubling’ social media censorship of conservative views

Apr 18, 2018 by

by Calvin Freiburger, LifeSite: On Monday, the conservative Media Research Center released a comprehensive report detailing the suppression of conservative opinions on major social media platforms. The 50-page report, “Censored! How Online Media Companies Are Suppressing Conservative Speech,” was...

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May accused of ‘neo-colonialism’ by bishop for backing gay rights in Commonwealth speech

Apr 18, 2018 by

by James Macintyre, Christian Today: A self-appointed bishop from Trinidad has accused UK prime minister Theresa May of ‘neo-colonialism’ for saying she ‘deeply regrets’ Britain’s historical legacy of anti-gay laws across the Commonwealth as its 53 leaders gathered in...

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