THE BLACK KETTLE

Proverbs 21:30

Surveillance Video Apparently Catches Guy Doing Something at the Ballot Box That Left Republican Monitor Stunned

It was between 12:54 and 1:04 that LaFaro said he was seated at one of the cubicles, heard a loud thud and turned around to see the man who he claims was caught on tape stuffing “hundreds” of ballots. LaFaro described the man as a “vulgar, disrespectful, violent thug” with “no respect for our laws.” He said he would have followed the man to his car to get his tag number but “feared for [his] life.”

“America used to be a nation of laws where one person had one vote,” LaFaro said, the Daily Independent reported. ”I’m sad to say not anymore.”

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This is exactly why Democrats are the ultimate hypocrites

By The Right Scoop

Democrats are OK with changing the rules of the game to pass their agendas. But when it comes to Republicans using the same rules, Democrats warn of impending doom in order to defeat Republicans.

For example, former Clinton Secretary of Labor, Robert Reich, is now warning in a video by Moveon.org that if Republicans win the Senate they will pass their right-wing agenda using….wait for it….DUN Dun dun….RECONCILIATION!

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Lee Rigby-style terror attack on 2 Canadian soldiers? (Martin “Ahmad” Rouleau?)

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BREAKING: Possible Terror Attack in Canada by Reported ISIS Sympathizer, Dead Suspect Is Martin ‘Ahmad’ Rouleau

UPDATE: Stewart Bell directs to this report that the suspect (who has died from his wounds) is Martin “Ahmad” Rouleau, who was known to Canadian counterterrorism authorities.

UPDATE2: Rouleau’s Facebook page is filled with caliphate imagery.

UPDATE3: Here’s a picture of Rouleau from his Ummaland (Muslim social networking site) page, where is user name was “Ahmad the Convert”:

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A Plea on Behalf of Victims of ISIS/ISIL Barbarism in Iraq

The so-called Islamic State of Iraq (ISIS/ISIL) is conducting a campaign of genocide against Christians, Yazidis, and others in Iraq. In its fanatical effort to establish a caliphate, ISIS/ISIL has engaged in crimes against humanity by deliberately causing mass starvation and dehydration, and by committing unconscionable acts of barbarism against noncombatants, including defenseless women, children, and elderly persons.

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US humanitarian aid going to Islamic State

By Rick Moran

Jamie Dettmer, writing in the Daily Beast, says that US and western humanitarian aid is being delivered to IS controlled territories, and that local NGO’s delivering the aid pay off Islamic State emirs thus giving the terrorists another source of revenue.

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Hamas admits rebuilding tunnel network in wake of Gaza conflict

Gaza newspaper reporter visits tunnel under repair; head of digging team says repairs began during one of summer conflict’s humanitarian ceasefires.

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Driver who ran over two Canadian soldiers shot after high-speed chase near Montreal, police say

Postmedia News and Jake Edmiston

During question period in the House of Commons on Monday, Conservative MP Randy Hoback referenced what he called “unconfirmed reports” of a “possible terror attack,” and asked Prime Minister Harper for an update on the situation.

“We are aware of these reports and they are extremely troubling,” Mr. Harper said. “We will make available all the resources of the federal government.”

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Israeli aid workers assist Yazidi refugees in Iraq

The four Israelis who are supplying refugees with food, shelter and medication says their nationality is no issue either for fellow aid workers or the refugees.

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Obama Terrorism Advisor’s Book Confuses and Distorts

By Raymond Ibrahim

His position on appeasing the Muslim world—a fixed feature of the current administration’s policies—is clear. Aboul-Enein recommends that, if ever an American soldier desecrates a Koran, U.S. leadership must relieve the soldier of duty, offer “unconditional apologies,” and emulate the words of Maj. Gen. Jeffrey Hammond: “I come before you [Muslims] seeking your forgiveness, in the most humble manner I look in your eyes today, and say please forgive me and my soldiers,” followed by abjectly kissing a new Koran and “ceremoniously” presenting it to Muslims.

Likewise, after rightfully admonishing readers not to rely on skewed or biased accounts of Islam, he presents Islamic apologist extraordinaire Karen Armstrong—whose whitewashed writings on Islam border on fiction—as the best source on the life of Muhammad.

Then there are Aboul-Enein’s flat out wrong assertions and distortions, examples of which this review closes with:

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Democrats, Terrorists and Lobbyists

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Mark Steyn: Doesn’t Matter If GOP Win Midterms, Liberals Winning ‘Other 364 Days,’ Culture Wars [VIDEO]

Al Weaver

Could Republican’s win big on Election Day and still be behind the ball in the grand scheme of things? Mark Steyn seems to think so.

According to the conservative columnist, even though conservatives and Republicans may do well on Nov. 4, liberals are winning the other 364 days throughout the year, or the “culture stakes,” with tremendous effect on our society.

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Mother In Coma Heard Everything; Was Petrified They’d Turn Off Life Support

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She lay paralysed, without the ability to speak or even breathe on her own, listening as medics discussed switching off life support with her loved ones.

Kate was suffering from “locked-in syndrome” – where you can feel, hear and think – but you can’t communicate at all.

It took two weeks for Kate to be able to communicate with medics and loved ones she was mentally alert.

“They thought I was in a vegetative state. I couldn’t move a muscle. There was no signal I was in there,” She said.

“I was on life support and they might have turned it off.”

“I couldn’t breathe for myself but I could hear conversations that I didn’t want to hear.”
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Houston Pastor Subpoenas Shows Extremism Already on the Shores of America

Deborah Hamilton

“While the issue in this case is homosexuality,” Rohrer continued, “the underlying philosophy of thought policing is exactly the same as what we see with Islamic Sharia law. In each case, dissent is not permissible. This is yet another reason Sharia law is incompatible with our U.S. Constitution. Under our Constitution, religious leaders are free to teach against Christianity, but Sharia law would mean pastors would be targeted for preaching Christ. And already, this is happening, as pastors are facing pressure by groups who have their own extreme agendas.”

How long will it be, Rohrer asked, before pastors will be quieted about educating their churches on the dangers of the infiltration of Islam and Sharia Law in America? One pastor was already censored in August when his videotaped sermon on ISIS was removed from YouTube and his account was frozen. YouTube has since reversed its ban on Pastor Daniel Ausbun of First Baptist Church in Moreland, Georgia, and his account is live again.

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MidPoint | Lisa Ruth former CIA analyst | Part 1

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MidPoint | Lisa Ruth former CIA analyst | Part 2

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What The “Two State Solution” Has to Do with the Rise of Islamic Extremism: Zero

The “Arab Spring” did not erupt as a result of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Rather, it was the outcome of decades of tyranny and corruption in the Arab world. The Tunisians, Egyptians, Libyans and Yemenis who removed their dictators from power did not do so because of the lack of a “two-state solution.” This is the last thing they had in mind.

October 20, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Philadelphia blacklists bus ads, enforces Shariah

Pamela Geller

We have filed a free-speech lawsuit against the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, or SEPTA, for refusing to run our ad calling attention to Islamic Jew-hatred on buses in Philadelphia.

We are suing, of course, on First Amendment grounds. SEPTA has just filed its opposition to our motion for a preliminary injunction forcing the ads to be put, including a declaration from an “expert,” Jamal J. Elias, a humanities professor at the University of Pennsylvania, who says our ad is simply false. In fact, it is his claims about our ad that are false, while our ad is entirely accurate.

But even so, this is incredible. Now the government is taking sides, and rejecting our ad because it claims it contains false statements. Does it similarly vet every advertiser’s statement about every commercial product that is claimed to give you whiter teeth, fresher breath, your perfect match for life, and any number of other claims? Is the government really going to go into the business of judging the veracity of every claim in every ad it allows to be put up on its buses or in other public advertising spaces?

Of course it isn’t. It is singling out our ad for this treatment because it doesn’t like our point of view. It violates the blasphemy laws under the Shariah. Under Islamic law, you cannot offend or criticize Islam. The government is enforcing the Shariah.

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Idaho Pastors Face Jail, Thousands in Fines for Refusing to Officiate Gay Weddings

Idaho Pastors Face Jail, Thousands in Fines for Refusing to Officiate Gay Weddings

October 20, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Surely this is a situation where the courts can draw a distinction between the business and the person performing the service, because the service in question is somewhat unique. The Knapps are not bakers or photographers or caterers. The “business” they engage in involves more than pots and pans, rolls of film or fancy plates. Their “job” is, as I said, somewhat unique because in the course of practicing it, they are simultaneously engaging in the free exercise of their religion. And the phrase the free exercise thereof should be ringing a bell.

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Parents in ‘Purple Penguin’ School District Say Their Objections Are Getting Quashed

School is not listening to concerns about controversial transgender training, families of schoolchildren say.

GET YOUR CHILDREN OUT OF THESE BRAINWASHING SEWERS.

October 20, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Exclusive: Obama Administration Quietly Prepares ‘Surge’ Of Millions Of New Immigrant IDs

by Jonathan Strong

Despite no official action from the president ahead of the election, the Obama administration has quietly begun preparing to issue millions of work authorization permits, suggesting the implementation of a large-scale executive amnesty may have already begun.

Unnoticed until now, a draft solicitation for bids issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Oct. 6 says potential vendors must be capable of handling a “surge” scenario of 9 million id cards in one year “to support possible future immigration reform initiative requirements.”

The request for proposals says the agency will need a minimum of four million cards per year. In the “surge,” scenario in 2016, the agency would need an additional five million cards – more than double the baseline annual amount for a total of 9 million.

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THIS WOULD AMOUNT TO A REVOLUTIONARY POLITICAL SOFT, BLOODLESS COUP OF THE U.S.

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This Lesbian’s Daughter Has Had Enough

By Rivka Edelman

My name is Rivka Edelman, and I am the product of same-sex parenting.

Recently I published an essay on Public Discourse about the ruthless misogyny that pervades LBGT culture. I pointed out it that it can and will victimize women and children with impunity and then, in America’s narcissistic fugue, get hailed as brave and heroic.

Since my essay was published, there have been hundreds, maybe thousands, of posts calling me a liar or trying to shame, discredit, intimidate, and threaten me. Read this for details. People I do not know have gone directly after my family and my job. They have posted information, mis-information, accusations, and threats against me. A vicious abusive “activist” well-known for his unhinged misogynistic cyber-stalking and violent threats, Scott Rose, sent blast e-mails to the university where I teach, describing himself as a “human right activist and an investigative journalist.”

Scott Rose has made threats of violence against Ryan T. Anderson, the editor who published my piece on October 2, 2014:

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How Nigeria beat the Ebola virus

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Media consortium takes on Tories

EZRA LEVANT | SUN NEWS NETWORK

When I coined the phrase “the Media Party,” I didn’t mean that the liberal groupthink in the media is a conspiracy.

It’s subconscious–it’s that journalists are a monoculture. They’re usually from the same social circles, with the same backgrounds and biases.

But a bombshell access to information document released this month shows senior executives at the CBC, CTV, Global and CityNews actually do have secret conversations, and send confidential e-mails to each other, co-ordinating and manipulating their policies.

And while they used a Justin Trudeau clip as an example, the broadcasters seek to protect all of their broadcasts from use in political ads.

In that 137-page document, these media executives call themselves the “Consortium,” and they are led by Jennifer McGuire, the head of news for the CBC.

The reason McGuire assembled the Consortium is made clear in the documents — stamped “confidential” in 38 different places.

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U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ISIS

Not only are foodstuffs, medical supplies—even clinics—going to ISIS, the distribution networks are paying ISIS ‘taxes’ and putting ISIS people on their payrolls.

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Siege of Jerusalem, 1099: What REALLY Happened…

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Christian school ‘downgraded for failing to invite an imam to lead assembly’ in the wake of Islamic takeover plot of public schools

PAM GELLER

In the wake of the blockbuster investigation that broke an Islamic plot to take over UK public schools wide open, nothing has been done to take back those schools from Muslim goons. Nothing. Sir Michael Wilshaw, Ofsted’s chief inspector, said schools at the center of the Islamic”Trojan Horse” affair were failed to improve. The schools held hostage by Islamic supremacists at the centre of the takeover plot are still promoting an “unbalanced curriculum” and promoting Islamic supremacism and Islamic misogyny.

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Vile image of baby girl being ‘beheaded’ found by Kurds on phone taken from dead ISIS fanatics in Kobane

Sickening image shows child pinned to floor with knife held to her throat

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Obama Golfs For 4 Hours, 40 Minutes On Saturday, Then Holds Nighttime Ebola Meeting–Which New Ebola Czar Skips!

by Matthew Boyle

President Barack Obama’s new Ebola “czar” Ron Klain has skipped another White House meeting on the Ebola crisis, a readout of who attended a Saturday meeting with Obama shows.

Obama held the Ebola meeting after spending four hours and 40 minutes on the golf course at Fort Belvoir, according to the White House press pool report from the New York Daily News’ Dan Friedman.

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ATTENTION: You Can’t Walk Your Dog in Islamic Areas. Muslims Don’t Like Dogs.

Bartlett Park in East London is a popular place for residents to walk their dogs. That is, until it was declared Muslim property. A sign went up saying, “Do not walk your dogs here! Muslims do not like dogs. This is an Islamic area now.” Labour Member of Parliament Jim Fitzpatrick was alerted to the sign after someone noticed it while walking their dog. Police removed the offensive sign, but the investigation as to who hung it is still ongoing.

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FBI WARNING: CAIR Founded by HAMAS

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VIDEO: Why Christianity Opposes Same-Sex Relations, But Not Pork-Eating

This Lutheran video explains it very clearly:

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Targeting Louisiana at the Justice Department

by J. Christian Adams

On the day that the Supreme Court struck down the part of the Voting Rights Act that required states to submit all election law changes to Justice Department employees for approval, possible attorney general nominee and current Secretary of Labor Tom Perez had soothing words. Not to worry, Perez told these federal employees who no longer had anything to do after the Supreme Court’s holding in Shelby v. Holder striking down federal powers over state elections. Louisiana, Perez told them, would be the full employment state, keeping them busy and employed because they would cook up ways to sue the Pelican State under civil rights laws.

If Perez is nominated to replace Eric Holder, he should have to explain his desire to target one state to keep federal employees busy.

Perez’s disgraceful comments reveal the moral bankruptcy of the modern civil rights movement, and particularly the abuses of power of the Justice Department Civil Rights Division. Perez was then the assistant attorney general for civil rights, and telegraphing a desire on his part to see a series of lawsuits, voluminous enough to employ dozens of lawyers and staffers suddenly with nothing to do. His remark revealed how this administration views the balance of power between the federal government and the states when it comes to civil rights.

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Video: Heckler Screams at Pro-Lifer Speaker for Her ‘Choice’ on Abortion Issue

By Katie Yoder

Well, this is irony in action: attacking a woman’s stance for the sake of women’s “choice.”

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Report: Hamas leader’s daughter received medical treatment in Israel

Daughter of Ismail Haniyeh was admitted to Tel Aviv hospital in October after suffering complications from routine procedure.

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CBC (Mis)Reporting of Gaza Casualties

by Mike Fegelman

On the October 12 broadcast of CBC News Network at 8:05AM EST (watch here) and 3:50pm EST (watch here), CBC Anchor’s Reshmi Nair and Andrew Nichols both claimed that “most” of the Palestinian casualties killed in Gaza during the recent Israel-Hamas war were “civilians”.

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Stunning federal corruption case moving forward with almost no media attention

By Thomas Lifson

Corrupt federal prosecutors presenting false evidence in order to shake down a blameless corporation and bring in tens of millions of dollars seems like a pretty dramatic story. Especially when former prosecutors support the charge and a chief judge acts on the allegations and takes dramatic action. Yet the media silence is deafening.

Eric Holder’s Justice Department is implicated in a dramatic and shocking case of alleged corruption that is so bad that the Chief Judge of the Eastern District of California has taken what can rightly be called the “nuclear option” and recused all the judges in the district from the case because they may have been defrauded by the DoJ prosecutors.

So far, aside from the local paper, the Sacramento Bee, it is only Sidney Powell of the New York Observer, writing in the opinion pages of that publication that has paid attention to what should be a prominent national media scandal.

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Racial Revenge: Infected Immigrants as Human Smallpox Blankets

By Deborah C. Tyler

It so happened that an 11-year-old boy came home from school one day and told his parents that the first European white people who came to America were so mean that they tried to kill the Indians by giving them blankets with smallpox germs. The boy’s father tried to use this as a teachable moment. He asked his son to think if that made sense, even if the first white settlers were that evil. How would they avoid getting smallpox themselves? The boy then let it be known that the American Constitution was written by the Iroquois Indians. The father informed his son that the Iroquois did not have an alphabetic written language, so they could not have written our Constitution. The boy thought about the smallpox contagion problem but would not be dissuaded from his conviction that Iroquois Indians wrote the Constitution.

It also happens that this boy is a direct descendant of those same earliest colonials he had been taught in the public schools to despise. The miseducated schoolboy (now older and wiser) is a 14th-generation American. He descends from an Englishman who, with his wife and eight children, in 1638 sailed on the Susan and Ellen to the land that came to be called New England. The boy’s forbears established the oldest privately deeded homestead in the United States in Windsor, Connecticut. Let us hearken back to that fateful moment on the rough dock in Braintree, England and picture Joseph turning to his wife Mary, as harried husbands do when embarking with a large brood on a lengthy journey: “Honey, didst thou remember to pack the smallpox blankets?”

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Minister Who Runs Wedding Chapel Sues After Facing Jail, Fines for Rejecting ‘Gay Marriages’

By: Heather Clark

 Attorneys for an Idaho minister who is facing possible jail time and fines for refusing to conduct “gay marriages” at a wedding chapel that he operates with his wife have filed a legal challenge seeking a court order banning the government from forcing them to officiate the ceremonies.

Donald Knapp and his wife Evelyn run Hitching Post Wedding Chapel in Coeur D’Alene, Idaho across from the county clerk’s office, which issues marriage licenses. Their ceremonies are blatantly Christian in nature, and include the reading of Scripture and the invocation of God’s blessing on the union. Those who marry at the facility are also provided with recorded sermons about marriage, along with recommendations of books on the subject.

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New America: Ordained ministers threatened with jail unless they perform same sex marriages

By Rick Moran

City officials in Coeur d’Alene Idaho have told a married couple who are both ordained ministers that they will go to jail if they refuse to perform wedding ceremonies for gay couples.

The Alliance for Defending Freedom has filed suit against the city and asked for a temporary restraining order to prevent officials from carrying out their threat.

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George Will Reopens the Settled Science On Airborne Ebola

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CBC (Mis)Reporting of Gaza Casualties

by Mike Fegelman

On the October 12 broadcast of CBC News Network at 8:05AM EST (watch here) and 3:50pm EST (watch here), CBC Anchor’s Reshmi Nair and Andrew Nichols both claimed that “most” of the Palestinian casualties killed in Gaza during the recent Israel-Hamas war were “civilians”.

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October 19, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Why Europe Is Irrational About Israel

by David P. Goldman

The flowering of Jewish national life in Israel makes the Europeans crazy. It is not simply envy: it is a terrible reminder of the vanity of European national aspirations over the centuries, of the continent’s ultimate failure as a civilization. Just as the Europeans (most emphatically the Scandinavians) would prefer to dissolve into the post-national stew of European identity, they demand that Israel do the same. Never mind that Israel lacks the option to do so, and would be destroyed were it to try, for reasons that should be obvious to any casual consumer of news media.

Europeans cannot live with their past. They cannot live with their present, and do not plan to have a future, for they do not bear enough children to forestall demographic ruin at the hundred-year horizon. With its high fertility, national spirit, religiosity and unabashed national self-assertion, Israel reminds the Europeans of everything that they are not. Much worse: it reminds them of what they once desired to become. The idea of Israel as well as the fact of Israel are equally intolerable to them.

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UK Deals w/Muslim Trojan Horse Plot by Asking Jewish 9-Year-Old Girls If They Know Gays

Instead of dealing with the promotion of religious violence and national theocracy, the inspectors want to know how many gays little girls from traditional religious families know. And how do they manage without smartphones?

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Islamic State commanders ‘using Yazidi virgins for sex’

Islamic State jihadists reportedly forcing virgins from Yazidi minority in Iraq into sex slavery

October 18, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Islamic State jihadis target British police officers inside the UK

Robert Spencer

All the appeasement, all the pandering, all the praise of the Qur’an and Islam, all the covering up of crimes done by Muslims in accord with Sharia directives, and what do British authorities have to show for it? This. One would think that Britain’s peaceful Muslims, overflowing with gratitude to Cameron and May, would be working around the clock to stop this kind of thing. But instead — this.

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City Threatens to Arrest Ministers Who Refuse to Perform Same-Sex Weddings

By Todd Starnes

Two Christian ministers who own an Idaho wedding chapel were told they had to either perform same-sex weddings or face jail time and up to $1,000 in daily fines, according to a lawsuit filed Friday in federal court.

Alliance Defending Freedom is representing Donald and Evelyn Knapp, two ordained ministers who own the Hitching Post Wedding Chapel in Coeur d’Alene.

“Right now they are at risk of being prosecuted,” attorney Jeremy Tedesco told me. “The threat of enforcement is more than just credible.”

The wedding chapel is registered as a “religious corporation” limited to performing “one-man-one-woman marriages as defined by the Holy Bible.”

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October 18, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Catholic Bishops Approve Revised Document on Gays

VATICAN CITY — Catholic bishops on Saturday approved a revised document laying out the church’s position on gays, sex, marriage and divorce, saying the report was a “balanced” reflection of church teaching and pastoral needs.

But participants said some of the more contentious paragraphs didn’t pass a majority vote and were cut from the final version.

The report of the two-week meeting of bishops had been rewritten to incorporate amendments to a draft released earlier in the week which had shown an unprecedented openness toward gays and Catholics who live together without being married.

Conservatives had harshly criticized the draft and proposed extensive revisions to restate church doctrine, which holds that gay sex is “intrinsically disordered,” but that gays themselves are to be respected, and that marriage is only between a man and woman.

October 18, 2014 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Iraqi WMDs and Other Disgraces

by Michael Ledeen

Things today are even worse, since Obama has forged a de facto alliance with Khamenei. But no president since Jimmy Carter has had a serious Iran policy, one that takes the fight to Tehran, that supports the tens of millions of Iranians who want to be rid of the theocratic regime, that exposes the regime’s evil practices at home and abroad. Instead, our leaders focus obsessively on the nuclear question, as if Iran without nukes had not murdered thousands of Americans, in Iraq and Afghanistan as at Khobar Towers and the Marine Barracks in Beirut.

Over the decades, one administration after the next, along with several generations of complicit journalists, have covered up Iranian evils, along with others, as the Washington Post suppressed the videos of systematic torture during Saddam’s bloody tyranny. The silence about the facts about WMDs in Iraq is only the first chapter in a long story, and by no means the most terrible.

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