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Report finds administration failed to confront persecution of Christians

Report finds administration failed to confront persecution of Christians

A new report from the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, a bipartisan group, asserts that the Obama administration is turning a blind eye to persecution of Christians by Muslims in Iran, Saudi Arabia, and Pakistan, as well as persecution of Christians in North Korea. … The worst 16 countries that violated religious freedom […]

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Not the America we once knew: A U.S. president rules by decree

Not the America we once knew: A U.S. president rules by decree

By Deroy Murdock, National Review America is unraveling at a stunning speed and to a staggering degree. … For starters, Obama now rules by decree. Reportedly for the 27th time, he has changed the rules of Obamacare singlehandedly, with neither congressional approval nor even ceremonial resolutions to limit his actions. Obama needs no such frivolities. […]

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Sinless IRS? President Obama claims agency under investigation is absolutely pure

Sinless IRS? President Obama claims agency under investigation is absolutely pure

There was “not even a smidgen of corruption” at the Internal Revenue Service, President Barack Obama said Sunday regarding the scandal involving the targeting of conservative groups. If that is true, reporters and Republican members of Congress are asking, why is there an ongoing FBI investigation into the scandal? And why is the FBI refusing […]

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U.S. deal with Iran sacrificed imprisoned American pastor

U.S. deal with Iran sacrificed imprisoned American pastor

The family of Pastor Saeed Abedini said in a recent interview that they are “devastated” that the Obama administration failed to secure Abedini’s release during recent negotiation talks with Iran, in which the Middle Eastern country agreed to limit its nuclear program in exchange for lighter economic sanctions. Abedini is an American pastor who has […]

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Billy Graham’s warning to America: Nation immersed in ‘sea of immorality’

Billy Graham’s warning to America: Nation immersed in ‘sea of immorality’

In an exclusive interview, the Rev. Billy Graham tells Newsmax that President Obama’s “hope and change” mantra is nothing more than a cliché and warns that the nation faces increasing threats to civil and religious liberties from its government. Graham, who is preparing for possibly his last crusade, this time via video, said America is […]

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Obama criticizes the rich-poor gap Washington ‘made worse’ on his watch

Obama criticizes the rich-poor gap Washington ‘made worse’ on his watch

In the fifth year of the Obama presidency, America’s middle class continues to suffer while the rich are gaining, President Barack Obama noted in a much ballyhooed speech last week before his vacation at Martha’s Vineyard, one of the hottest destinations for America’s elite. … “Even though our businesses are creating new jobs and have […]

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Idol worship: Big government as Americans’ golden calf

Idol worship: Big government as Americans’ golden calf

I was around nine years old when Dad took me to see the movie The Ten Commandments, starring Charlton Heston, at the Town Theater in downtown Baltimore.  It was a big deal for us because the theater had just begun admitting blacks. Etched in my brain is the scene when Moses came down from the […]

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Rick Warren’s Obama-Romney ‘Civil Forum’ canceled due to lack of civility

Rick Warren’s Obama-Romney ‘Civil Forum’ canceled due to lack of civility

Pastor Rick Warren has canceled his highly anticipated “Saddleback Civil Forum” with presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, citing a lack of civil discourse between the two campaigns. Warren will hold a forum on religious liberty instead, which may bring attention to the Obama administration’s birth control mandate less than two months before the […]

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From feelings of hopeless to Beyond Hope, Idaho and then back again

From feelings of hopeless to Beyond Hope, Idaho and then back again

By Ben Stein Feelings come and feelings go. And feelings are not facts. I awakened this morning feeling suicidal, a common way for me to wake up. Then I looked out at the lake. Perfect. Gray blue water, fleecy clouds, endless mountains. … I will make this simple: this is the most beautiful drive on […]

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‘God on their side’: Major religions, minus Islam, gravitating toward Republicans

‘God on their side’: Major religions, minus Islam, gravitating toward Republicans

Now that Mitt Romney has officially secured enough delegates with his Texas primary victory to clinch the Republican nomination, Mormons seem like a block of voters the Republicans can count on come November. This isn’t just because Mr. Romney is Mormon. It’s because the Republican Party is now securing support from voters of every major […]