woman's eye through a rolled newspaper

Get a quick snapshot of some of the stories about life, family, marriage, and religious liberty covered from a conservative perspective.

shape of United States filled in with American flag on striped background with words national news

Illinois Child and Family Services Bows to LGBT Agenda

The Illinois Department of Child and Family Services has instituted new procedures that will severely limit the free speech and religious liberty rights of any volunteers, staff members, caseworkers, and foster families who still believe in a binary definition of … Continue reading

International news words with picture of a globe

Taiwan Attempts to Legalize Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

On May 24, the Taiwanese Supreme Court ruled that homosexual “marriage” should be legalized and is giving Parliament two years to amend the laws to accommodate same-sex “marriage” despite many protests by pro-family organizations and citizens. In fact, because of … Continue reading

shape of United States filled in with American flag on striped background with words national news

Harvard Law Journal Highlights Constitutional Rights of the Unborn

Josh Craddock, writing in the student-run Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy, asserts that the unborn are “persons” entitled to the Fourteenth Amendment’s equal protection clause. Therefore, he contends that Roe v. Wade must be overturned. “Just as ‘freedom … Continue reading

shape of United States filled in with American flag on striped background with words national news

Scholar Finds Freedom in Identifying as ‘Trans-Species’ Hippo

One man has taken gender dysphoria to a new level. Beyond considering himself “transgender,” University of Arizona visiting scholar Florentin Félix Morin now wants to be identified as “trans-species” or what he calls “tranimal” by identifying, at least metaphorically, as … Continue reading

shape of United States filled in with American flag on striped background with words national news

Insurance Companies Consider Assisted Suicide Instead of Treatment

Many health insurance agencies in states where assisted suicide is legal are pressuring doctors to perform physician-assisted suicide (PAS) on terminally ill patients instead of saving lives. “It’s a lot cheaper to grab a couple [of] drugs and kill you … Continue reading

shape of Tennessee on striped background with words Tennessee news

Addition and Subtraction in Race for Governor

Though the date for the Republican gubernatorial primary is still 14 months away, the race for governor is underway. While other possible candidates consider entering the race, we’ve seen one candidate join the race and another drop out over the … Continue reading

shape of Tennessee on striped background with words Tennessee news

Oral Arguments Set on Tennessee’s Pro-Life Amendment 1 Challenge

On August 2 in Cincinnati, judges at the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments in the lawsuit brought by Planned Parenthood abortion activists challenging the outcome of the 2014 election, particularly voters approving of pro-life Amendment … Continue reading

shape of United States filled in with American flag on striped background with words national news

TX Gov. Abbott Protects Privacy and Grants Dignity to the Unborn

We are happy to share two pieces of good news from our family policy friends at Texas Values and both relate to Gov. Abbott. First, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott called a special legislative session beginning July 18 to, among other … Continue reading

shape of United States filled in with American flag on striped background with words national news

Marine’s Religious Liberty Stripped for Bible Verse Display

The Supreme Court refused to hear the case of Marine Monifa Sterling, who was court-martialed for disobeying her superior when asked to take down the Isaiah 54:17 Bible verse from her workstation, although evidence showed that others were allowed to … Continue reading

shape of United States filled in with American flag on striped background with words national news

Trump Not Officially Recognizing Gay Pride Month

While June is typically known as Gay Pride Month, President Trump has broken with President Obama’s practice of issuing an official proclamation recognizing it as such. While Trump has thus far remained silent on the issue, it is regrettable that … Continue reading

International news words with picture of a globe

Ben and Jerry’s Displays Solidarity for Same-Sex ‘Marriage’

Saying that “love comes in all flavors,” Ben & Jerry’s has banned orders of two scoops of the same flavor ice cream in Australia until it legalizes same-sex “marriage.” Dr. Michael Brown thinks the company’s logic is lacking. “Will they … Continue reading

shape of United States filled in with American flag on striped background with words national news

Christian Geologist Files Lawsuit for Discrimination of Religious Beliefs

Young Earth geologist and Christian Dr. Andrew Snelling recently filed a lawsuit with the help of ADF against the U.S. Department of the Interior, the National Park Service, and Grand Canyon National Park for discrimination of his religious beliefs. Snelling, … Continue reading