How Christianity Created the Free Society

Sep 29, 2016 by

by Samuel Gregg, Public Discourse: While many Christians have undermined human liberty, a new book of essays shows just how much of our contemporary freedom we owe to the Christian church, Christian thinkers, and Christian practice rather than liberals and liberalism. In many books that trace the development of Western civilization, “the birth of freedom” is often identified with the various Enlightenments. Certainly, the Enlightenment made contributions to human liberty that Christians would...

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London Mayor To Set Up Police ‘Online Hate Crime Hub’ In ‘Partnership’ With Social Media Firms

Aug 16, 2016 by

by Liam Deacon, Breitbart: The office of London’s first Muslim mayor has secured millions of pounds to fund a police “online hate crime hub” to work in “partnership with social media providers” to criminalise “trolls” who “target… individuals and communities.” The London mayor’s office for policing and crime (Mopac) will spend £1,730,726 of taxpayer’s money policing speech online after applying for a huge grant from the Home Office Police Innovation Fund (PIF), it was announced in a statement....

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How attacks are forcing Germany to examine civil freedoms

Aug 13, 2016 by

by Jenny Hill, BBC News: Germany’s interior minister, Thomas de Maiziere, has recently unveiled a long list of anti-terror measures: thousands of new police officers, billions of euros for the security services, better cyber intelligence and faster deportation of foreign criminals. This was, of course, in one sense about reassuring the German public. It is not the first time the government has announced anti-terror measures. But it is also the response to what are thought to have been...

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Christian America’s ‘High Noon’ Moment

Jul 12, 2016 by

by Robert Oscar Lopez, American Thinker: […] Christians in America are a few minutes away from high noon.  In our various ghost towns and rickety Main Street hideouts, we find ourselves increasingly stuck doing crowd control, surrounded by angry mobs pushing hedonism, abortion, sodomy, race war, Darwinism, and other heresies on us.  This enormous gang of religion-haters is led by the ruling cadre of secularism, the well funded and shamelessly Machiavellian LGBT movement. Everyone who was...

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Street Preachers Arrested in UK in Front of Cheering Crowd: Video

Jul 9, 2016 by

by Heather Clark, Christian News: BRISTOL, UK — Among cheering crowds, four street preachers were arrested in the UK on Wednesday for causing a “disturbance” while exhorting men to “obey God and keep His commands.” The incident occurred as local resident Mike Overd was open air preaching outside of the Bristol shopping center, while others engaged passersby in conversation and/or held gospel signs. Some of those joining Overd in the evangelism effort included American citizens visiting the...

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Police officer given warning after asking Muslim colleague why he celebrates Christmas

Jun 16, 2016 by

From The Telegraph: A police officer accused of making discriminatory remarks to a Muslim colleague after asking him why he celebrated Christmas has been issued with a written warning. PC Tracy Houldey appeared before a panel at Cleveland Police headquarters in Marton on Monday after allegedly making discriminatory comments to a fellow police officer on January 4. The racist element of a police misconduct charge was dropped after witnesses said they didn’t believe it was racially...

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