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Will Obama get serious about defending Christians?

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Christians around the world don’t need “condolences” and empathy; they need defending By Jon E. Dougherty Sen. Rand Paul, the junior Republican from Kentucky who has declared himself a GOP candidate for the presidency, has it exactly right when it comes to U.S. military involvement in faraway foreign lands: tread lightly and be darned certain that what we’re going to ...

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NO Iran nuclear deal without release of jailed American pastor

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President Obama has pledged to the family of an American pastor jailed in Iran that he would secure his release, and that should definitely happen before any nuclear deal with the Islamic republic is inked As the Obama administration negotiates a nuclear “deal” with the terrorist-sponsoring government of Iran, there is much talk about centrifuges, fuel enrichment and lifting of ...

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Businesses Should Be Allowed To Turn Away Gay Customers

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New Indiana religious freedom law, which mirrors federal legislation, is somehow discriminatory, say its critics The Left is apoplectic – again – over a new piece of statutory law in Indiana that does nothing more than protect long-standing religious freedoms. To liberals, however, “religious freedom” is not a First Amendment right to be protected, but rather code for bigotry, racism, ...

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Keeping religion right for America

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The recent apology by a descendant of the founder of Bob Jones University regarding his calling for the deaths of gays 30 years ago was a little late, but it really speaks to a larger issue that involves, at its core, state’s rights By Derek Sun “Better late than never” flashed through the minds of most people upon hearing Bob ...

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Cultural decline: Americans and church are growing further apart

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Faith has always been a big part of traditional America, but attacks on religion have taken their toll and church attendance – and the results have been disastrous for society When you conjured up an image of what it meant to be an American once upon a time, there were a couple of staples that immediately came to mind. Americans, ...

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At National Prayer Breakfast, Obama once again shows his ‘legendary’ disdain for America

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President Obama launched his latest broadside against American exceptionalism this week, insulting Christians during, of all events, the National Prayer Breakfast Barack Hussein Obama’s disdain for American culture and heritage is becoming legendary. During his six years as president and a couple of insignificant years as a U.S. senator he has taken every opportunity to dismiss and denigrate American exceptionalism, both at home ...

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