Same Sex Debate

4 WINDS Has Victory as Transgender Athletes Have to Lower Testosterone Levels

Same-Sex / Gender Identity10/17/2019 9:30:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY 4 Winds Christian Athletics Oct. 17, 2019 MADISON, Wis., Oct. 17, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) finally said transgender track and field athletes must lower their testosterone levels to 5 nanomoles instead of the previous standard of 10. Months before, intersex athletes were told they must keep their levels under 5 nanomoles for the 800 meters through the mile run, but not for other track and field events. A Source: 4 Winds Christian Athletics

Districts Deceiving Parents: Parents CAN Opt Out of Comprehensive Sexual Education

Same-Sex / Gender Identity10/17/2019 9:10:03 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYCapitol Resource InstituteOct. 17, 2019 SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 17, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Many of California's school districts are currently deceiving parents about their rights under the law. Contrary to what school districts have been telling them, the California Education Code allows a parent to "opt out" their children from ALL portions of the California Healthy Youth Act (CHYA). The law allows opt out for any and all portions of Health, inc Source: Capitol Resource Institute

Democratic Candidates Fail the Religion Test

Same-Sex / Gender Identity10/11/2019 11:48:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Oct. 11, 2019   NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on what Democratic candidates for president had to say about religious liberty in the October 10 televised debate: There was a time, not long ago, when people of faith felt equally at home with the Republican and Democratic Parties. The former was home to most Protestants, and the latter was home to most Catholics and Jews. A b Source: Catholic League

Sasse Statement on Beto's 'Extreme Intolerance'

Same-Sex / Gender Identity10/11/2019 11:36:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYU.S. Senator for Nebraska Ben SasseOct. 11, 2019LINCOLN, Neb., Oct. 11, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- U.S. Senator Ben Sasse issued the following condemnation of Beto O'Rourke's unconstitutional attack on churches, synagogues, and mosques that do not perform same-sex marriages. "Last night, Beto O'Rourke said that churches, hospitals, and charities folks who are serving their communities and loving their neighbors should lose their tax-exempt st Source: Senator Ben Sasse

STD Crisis is No Mystery

Same-Sex / Gender Identity10/10/2019 11:54:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Oct. 10, 2019   NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the spike in Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs): We have an STD crisis on our hands, one that many elites continue to misunderstand. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia are at an all-time high. Nearly 2.5 million cases were reported in 2018. What makes this so Source: Catholic League

Evangelist Alveda King: Beware of Fake News; Overcome Evil with Love and Kindness

Same-Sex / Gender Identity10/8/2019 6:55:01 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Alveda King Ministries Oct. 8, 2019 ATLANTA, Oct. 8, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: I woke up to a text that President Trump is abandoning the Syrian Kurds in favor of ISIS. That's fake news. POTUS tweeted that if Turkey goes off limit he will strongly address that. U.S. has not withdrawn. There are maybe 50 troops still there. BEWARE OF FAKE NEWS! Meanwhile, "Kindness" is in the news this week, and it's about ti Source: Alveda King Ministries

AG Nessel Adoption Decision Overturned: Religious Liberty Advocates Rally

Same-Sex / Gender Identity9/30/2019 9:47:04 AM
Lansing, Michigan, September 30, 2019 Federal courts overturned Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel's decision against the St.Vincent Catholic Charities adoption agency in Michigan on Friday citing "a targeted attack on a sincerely held religious belief. Religious Liberty advocates in the state are relieved at the courts decision. A Rally will be held at the state capitol in response to these events. Since Nessel was elected to the AG office, LGBTQ groups have been hopeful she would Source: Bible Nation Society

Michigan AG Nessel Slapped Down by Judge

Same-Sex / Gender Identity9/27/2019 9:55:04 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Sept. 27, 2019   NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a federal court ruling in Michigan: A federal district court judge in Michigan has upheld the religious freedom of a Catholic foster care and adoption agency, while calling out the "religious targeting" engaged in by Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel. At issue is whether faith-based foster care and adoption a Source: Catholic League

Duke-UNC Middle East Course Under Fire

Same-Sex / Gender Identity9/26/2019 7:47:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Sept. 26, 2019   NEW YORK, Sept. 26, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on why the Trump administration is on the offensive over a college course: Duke University and the University of North Carolina receive federal funding for a joint Middle East studies course. The Trump administration has threatened to withdraw the grant because the universities have violated the rules of the agreement. While some Source: Catholic League

Rally for Religious Liberty to Counter Governor and Attorney General

Same-Sex / Gender Identity9/18/2019 7:54:01 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Bible Nation Society Sept. 18, 2019 LANSING, Mich., Sept. 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- In the summer of 2018, the Michigan Civil Rights Commissiona collective of five appointeessidestepped the Michigan Legislature and issued an Interpretive Statement regarding the usage of the word "sex" in Michigan's Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act of 1976. In the statement, the Commission announced it would be expanding the meaning of the word to include "gender identity" and Source: Bible Nation Society

NYC to Repeal Counseling Ban

Same-Sex / Gender Identity9/13/2019 12:14:02 PM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Liberty Counsel Sept. 13, 2019NEW YORK, Sept. 13, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The New York City Council is seeking to repeal a citywide counseling ban out of concern that the ban would not survive the Supreme Court and would impact similar counseling bans across the United States. In 2017, the Council passed an ordinance which prohibits counseling to reduce or eliminate unwanted same-sex attractions or gender confusion, for a fee. The citywide ordinance is unpre Source: Liberty Counsel

USCCB Arguments on LGBT Rights are Sound

Same-Sex / Gender Identity9/11/2019 9:52:02 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Catholic League Sept. 11, 2019   NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the legal arguments put forward by counsel for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) regarding Title VII: When the Congress passed the 1964 Civil Rights Act it was principally concerned about undoing racial discrimination against African Americans; to a lesser extent, it was aimed at providing equal protectio Source: Catholic League

Rally for Religious Liberty in Lansing

Same-Sex / Gender Identity9/10/2019 9:16:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Bible Nation Society Sept. 10, 2019 LANSING, Mich., Sept. 10, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Since 1976, the State of Michigan has enjoyed the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act prohibiting discrimination with regard to employment, housing, education, and access to public accommodations specifically on the basis of "religion, race, color, national origin, age, sex, height, weight, familial status, or marital status." But in May of 2018, the five-member body of appointees charg Source: Bible Nation Society

Pastors to Ask Chula Vista City Council & Library to Postpone Library's Drag Queen Story Time

Same-Sex / Gender Identity9/3/2019 3:24:02 PM
MEDIA ADVISORY Spiritual leaders, local immigration attorney and social worker, to request time for community input, saying event targeting kids 3-5 does not represent local values NEWS PROVIDED BY Church United Sept. 3, 2019 CHULA VISTA, Calif., Sept. 3, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Over 20 Christian leaders who daily serve Chula Vista's diverse community will hold a news conference at 1:00 PM, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2019, on the steps of City Hall, Building A, to ask the Chula Vi Source: Church United

Employment Cases Go to Supreme Court

Same-Sex / Gender Identity8/23/2019 7:00:01 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Liberty Counsel Aug. 23, 2019 WASHINGTON, Aug. 23, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Liberty Counsel filed two amicus briefs in support of employers in three Supreme Court cases regarding whether federal anti-discrimination laws should apply to "sexual orientation" and "gender identity." The High Court will hear the cases on October 8, 2019. The Supreme Court's order refers to Title VII, the part of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 that prohibits Source: Liberty Counsel