Britain’s War on Christianity: Part I

Mar 19, 2019 by

by Soeren Kern, Gatestone Institute: The unlawful arrest of a Christian street preacher in London has drawn attention to the continuing use of hate speech laws to silence Christians in multicultural Britain — even as incendiary speech by Muslim extremists is routinely ignored. On February 23, Oluwole Ilesanmi, a 64-year-old Nigerian evangelist known as Preacher Olu, was arrested at Southgate Station in North London after complaints that his message about Jesus was “Islamophobic.” A...

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Government challenged over arrest of street preacher

Mar 16, 2019 by

from Christian Concern; The arrest of street preacher Oluwole on Saturday 23rd February outside Southgate Tube station prompted outrage on social media as the video quickly went viral. Watch our video reconstruction of the arrest here. Read how the police were caught out by evidence backing the street preachers account. The arrest has now prompted questions in parliament. Theresa Villiers MP posed two written questions to the Secretary of State for the Home Department. The first question...

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Police caught out by street preacher evidence

Mar 13, 2019 by

from Christian Concern: The video of the arrest of street preacher Oluwole Ilesanmi on Saturday 23rd February outside Southgate Tube station quickly went viral, causing outrage all over the world. Oluowole was preaching on the streets as he often does. The police officers confront him and then arrest him for breaching the peace. However, it is clear from the video that there is no-one whose peace is being breached. Shortly before the arrest, Ambrosine Shitrit from Campaign4Truth and Eye on...

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Colorado drops case against Christian baker Jack Phillips for refusing to make transgender cake

Mar 6, 2019 by

by Michael Gryboski, Christian Post: Colorado has announced they are dropping their litigation against Christian baker Jack Phillips for his refusing on religious grounds to make a transgender cake. Soon after receiving a favorable ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court last year on whether he could refuse to make a same-sex wedding cake, Phillips again found himself in legal trouble for refusing to make a cake celebrating a gender transition. In an announcement released Tuesday, the state office...

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Bible-snatching police confirm their anti-Christian agenda

Mar 3, 2019 by

By Dr Campbell Campbell-Jack, TCW: THE establishment pays lip service to Christianity, parading on special occasions in cathedrals and producing ‘safe’ Christian programmes such as Songs of Praise. But when it runs into unabashed Christianity prepared to deny progressive pieties, the mask slips. There is growing alienation between Christians holding a biblical worldview and the establishment in our increasingly secular society. Video of the arrest of Oluwole Ilesanmi, a street preacher in Wood...

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Police standards body investigating arrest of London street preacher

Feb 28, 2019 by

by Marcus Jones, Premier: The arrest of a London street preacher over the weekend which drew much criticism is being investigated by the police’s Professional Standards Unit. The story of the man, known only as Olu, went viral over the weekend after a video was posted on social media showing him being arrested outside Southgate tube station and having his Bible taken away. In the video, the man is accused of “being racist” but it’s unclear what he said while preaching...

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