British Court In Transgender Case: Bible Belief Is ‘Incompatible With Human Dignity’

Oct 5, 2019 by

by Hank Berrien, Daily Wire: On Tuesday, a British court ruled that belief in the Bible was “incompatible with human dignity.” That statement came in a case involving Dr. David Mackereth, a devout Christian who had worked as an emergency doctor for the National Health Service for 26 years. He said he was fired from his job because he refused to call a biological man a woman. The court’s ruling stated: “Belief in Genesis 1:27, lack of belief in transgenderism and conscientious objection to...

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The hate crime noose is tightening. Speak up or suffocate!

Sep 22, 2019 by

by Andrew Tettenborn, Rebel Priest: It’s not often that Tony Blair agrees with the likes of Priti Patel. When this happens there is likely to be dirty business about, especially for anyone interested in freedom from government interference. Last month’s report from the grandly-named Tony Blair Institute for Global Change, entitled New Policy Responses to Stop Hate Crime, was no exception. Its suggestions for further restrictions on what we can say about people’s religion are bad enough....

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UK: The Push to End Free Speech

Sep 17, 2019 by

by Judith Bergman, Gatestone Institute: In April 2018, Britain’s All-Party Parliamentary Group on British Muslims began work on establishing a “working definition of Islamophobia that can be widely accepted by Muslims, political parties and the government”. In December 2018, the group concluded its work with a “Report on the inquiry into a working definition of Islamophobia / anti-Muslim hatred.” The report defines “Islamophobia” as a form of racism,...

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Free Speech Is Dying in Britain. Here’s Why the US Has Kept It.

Sep 13, 2019 by

by Jules Gomes, Daily Signal: “Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction,” President-to-be Ronald Reagan warned in an address to the Phoenix Chamber of Commerce in March 1961. That’s because, now as then, slavery not liberty, and serfdom not freedom, is humanity’s default setting. Those of us in Britain have seen the fulfillment of Reagan’s prophecy. We sleep-walked into slavery, and it’s in the domain of speech that the death of our freedom is most pronounced. We hate...

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Proposed US Law Would Ban Foreign Critics of LGBT

Sep 13, 2019 by

by Rebecca Oas, C-Fam: A bill recently passed out of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee would allow the federal government to block U.S. visas for foreign individuals who criticize or otherwise work against the LGBT movement. It is recognized that people’s basic human rights are frequently violated, both by state and non-state entities and that the victims of these incidents include persons who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT), as well as many others. The Global...

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Rampant secularism is fuelling culture wars

Sep 10, 2019 by

by Melanie Phillips, The Times: Rejection of Christianity has served only to undermine western values of freedom and tolerance. A BBC film to be shown in schools to pupils aged between nine and 12 claims there are “more than 100 gender identities”. How did we get to a stage where such absurd nonsense is promulgated by our cultural avatars? A new book by Douglas Murray, The Madness of Crowds, which is published next week, offers a timely exploration of the gender, race and identity politics at...

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