Australian law bans speech vilifying opponents in gay ‘marriage’ debate

Sep 16, 2017 by

by Claire Chretien, LifeSite: Australian parliament is expected to pass a temporary law this week making it illegal to “vilify” or “intimidate” supporters and opponents of same-sex “marriage” as the country braces for a non-binding postal vote on the issue. The bill applies to content produced by...

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The fragile generation

Sep 10, 2017 by

by Jonathan Haidt, spiked: Worrying things have been happening on US campuses of late. While most of us are now familiar with the campus censors’ vocabulary of ‘trigger warnings’ and ‘microaggressions’, authoritarian student behaviour has recently taken an even more sinister turn. At Middlebury...

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Southern Poverty Law Center gets sued by Christians and Muslims and hardly anyone covers it

Aug 26, 2017 by

by Julia Duin, Get Religion: The Southern Poverty Law Center has had a pretty nice week, getting $1 million from George and Amal Clooney and another $1 million from Apple in the wake of the Charlottesville riots. And from JP Morgan, another $1 million. But it appears that some of that money may...

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What Is Hate and Who Defines It? The SPLC?

Aug 24, 2017 by

by Jerry Newcombe, Christian Post: A headline on Drudge (8/21/17) declares that Google is teaming up with “liberal groups to snuff out conservative websites.” Apparently the search-engine giant is partnering with the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and other left-wing groups to...

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Sharp spike in homophobic crime in Newham despite survey’s claim it is best London borough for gay parents

Aug 24, 2017 by

from Newham Recorder: Hate crimes against gay people have risen sharply in Newham contrasting a recent survey stating the borough is London’s best place for gay and lesbian families. The Mayor’s Office for Policing And Crime (MOPAC) figures show 46 hate crime offences were recorded up to August in...

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Decrying the Politics of Hate

Aug 22, 2017 by

from American College of Pediatricians: On August 17, 2017, based on data from the discredited Southern Poverty Law Center, CNN published an article that lists the American College of Pediatricians (ACPeds) as a “hate group”. The SPLC defines a “hate group” as all groups that “have beliefs or...

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