End this Uighur injustice

Aug 9, 2020 by

Letter to The Guardian: As religious leaders and leaders of belief-based communities, we come together to affirm human dignity for all by highlighting one of the most egregious human tragedies since the Holocaust: the potential genocide of the Uighurs and other Muslims in China. We have seen many persecutions and mass atrocities. These need our attention. But there is one that, if allowed to continue with impunity, calls into question most seriously the willingness of the international...

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Tell Barclays Bank to respect religious freedom

Aug 3, 2020 by

Petition from CitizenGo: Barclays Bank has unilaterally decided to withdraw banking services to one of their customers, a Christian organisation, the Core Issues Trust (CIT), following pressure from high-profile LGBT activists. While no official explanation has been given, it seems as though Barclays are following in the footsteps of other financial institutions such as Paypal and MailChimp who also withdrew their services, after high-profile activists targeted their organisations on Twitter....

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Attack on Christian freedom by state and business agencies should warn the faithful church to re-think ministry strategy

Jul 28, 2020 by

By Andrew Symes, Anglican Mainstream: The well-funded, carefully orchestrated and determined campaign to foster disapproval of, and then to ban, so-called ‘conversion therapy’ across nations of the developed world, has been a key component in driving the massive cultural change that has been called the global sexual revolution. This campaign has achieved its latest ‘success’ in persuading a number of multinational corporations (Barclays, Paypal, Twitter, Mailchimp) to suspend services and...

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Gay group demands political party boot Christian politician or be banned from Pride parade

Jul 28, 2020 by

by Jonathon Van Maren, LifeSite: The latest would-be victim of the LGBT heresy-hunters is British Columbian politician Laurie Throness, who had run ads in a Christian publication. One of the perverse things about today’s progressives is not simply that they are so often wrong, but that they often mean precisely the opposite of what they are saying but do not realize it. The promoters of “diversity” and “tolerance,” for example, make the witch-burners look positively relaxed as they ruthlessly...

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UK Christian ministry receives death threats, loses bank accounts after ‘mob rule’ campaign

Jul 25, 2020 by

By Caleb Parke, Fox News: ‘It will be churches next,’ Christian Concern CEO warns. A Christian ministry in the United Kingdom said it received death threats and had its accounts shut down after a “mob rule” campaign by LGBTQ activists, falsely accusing it of “conversion therapy.” Core Issues Trust (CIT), a non-profit Christian ministry that supports men and women who voluntarily seek change in sexual preference and expression, was targeted at the end of June...

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson promises to ban therapy for unwanted gay attractions

Jul 23, 2020 by

by Paul Smeaton, LifeSite: U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that the government will move to ban “gay conversion therapy,” while failing to define how this might impact those seeking help with unwanted same-sex attraction. In an interview with Sky News earlier this week, Johnson said: “on the gay conversion therapy thing, I think that’s absolutely abhorrent and has no place in a civilized society, has no place in in this country – what we’re going to do is a study right...

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