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

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Fifth Circuit Court Dismisses Challenge to Religious Liberty Law

On Thursday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit ruled unanimously that a challenge to a Mississippi law protecting the rights of conscience of people who hold to the historic definition of marriage could not go forward. The … Continue reading

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California Helping Red States Secede Through Travel Ban

Conservative radio host Erik Erickson recently created a stir when he said the red states should consider seceding, but California—or at least its government employees—may be helping out the red states by continuing to restrict travel to the red states … Continue reading

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FACT Supports Efforts to Protect Religious Liberty of Nonprofits

We were proud to join a number of national allies in a letter urging congressional leaders to repeal the Johnson Amendment, a statute that limits the extent to which a 501(c)(3) organization can speak on political matters. Specifically, the law … Continue reading

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Christian Soccer Star Refuses to Wear Rainbow Uniform

Both men’s and women’s U.S. soccer teams announced they will be wearing rainbow uniforms at their June matches in honor of Gay Pride month. But player Jaelene Hinkle has bowed out of the matches for “personal reasons.” Hinkle is outspoken … Continue reading

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First Three-Man ‘Marriage’ Recognized in Colombia

A 2016 ruling by the court legalizing same-sex “marriage” in Colombia, South America, opened the door for official recognition of polyamorous relationships in that country. Victor Prada, John Rodriguez, and Manuel Bermudez executed the necessary documents to achieve legal recognition … Continue reading

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Abortion Company Depicts Inaccurate Fetal Development

Early Options, a New York provider of abortions during the first ten weeks of a pregnancy, is providing false information about what a baby looks like at five weeks, seven weeks, and nine weeks of gestation. While images on the … Continue reading

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Prayer Censored From Graduation Remarks

Moriah Bridges of Pennsylvania’s Beaver High School was looking forward to praying for her classmates as part of her June 2 closing exercise at her high school graduation. But the Beaver Area School District would not allow it because the … Continue reading

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UK Study Shows Possible Link Between Teen Pregnancies and Sex Ed Programs

Cuts to teen pregnancy programs in England may have contributed to decreases in teen pregnancies in that country from 2009 – 2014 according to new research published in the Journal of Health Economics. The researchers, David Paton from the University of … Continue reading

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Religious Leaders and Political Affiliation

A new study by a Yale and Harvard research team reported in The New York Times shows how politically divided America’s pastors really are. The study looks at the registered political affiliations of everyone from evangelical pastors to Jewish rabbis … Continue reading

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District Judge Orders Stay on Tennessee’s Pro-Life Amendment 1

U.S. District Judge Kevin Sharp ordered a halt to a vote recount on an amendment that would remove the right to an abortion from the state’s constitution. Judge Sharp had ordered the recount of the vote on Amendment 1 but … Continue reading

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SPLC Flags Key Nonprofits as Hate Groups

The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) has teamed up with GuideStar, an organization that rates the credibility and value of a nonprofit, to flag nonprofits it deems hateful. The SPLC logo and link to its website now appear at the top … Continue reading

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Shooter Attacks Republicans at Congressional Baseball Game Practice

Wednesday morning’s congressional baseball practice with Republican lawmakers in Alexandria, Va., was interrupted when Congressman and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and several others were wounded by shooter James T. Hodgkinson of Illinois, who volunteered to campaign for former … Continue reading