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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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Jack Phillips Targeted by Another LGBT Activist

In June, Christian cake baker Jack Phillips of Masterpiece Cakeshop won a five-year battle against the Colorado Civil Rights Commission for refusing to create a custom cake for a same-sex wedding because of his deeply-held beliefs on marriage, but now that same commission is after him again. This time the commission is targeting Phillips for […]

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Only One Abortion Clinic in Nashville Remains

The Women’s Center, one of only two remaining abortion clinics in Nashville, is no longer taking patients and officially closed its doors last weekend because the owner is selling the building. It is not known if the clinic will reopen. Tennessee Right to Life praised the closure noting, “approximately 70,000 unborn children have been killed […]

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Drag Queen ‘Rainbow Reading’ Program Hosted in Clarksville

Equality Clarksville, an LGBT advocacy group, hosted a “Rainbow Reading” event last Sunday at the Clarksville-Montgomery County Library and advertised it as being open to children of all ages. The event featured “accepting and affirming” books and readings by local drag queen Jessica Monroe, who dressed as Elsa from the movie Frozen. Equality Clarksville has […]

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Air Force Brigadier General Targeted for Christian Beliefs

Called a “fundamentalist Christian tyrant and religious extremist predator” by the Military Religious Freedom Foundation, United States Air Force Brig. Gen. E. John Teichert, the new commander at Edwards Air Force Base, is being raked over the coals for trying to express his personal Christian faith as a high-ranking military official. On Sunday, the Military […]

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Justifying the Evils of Abortion

What other creative ways are liberals going to find to justify abortion? Well, here are two scary examples, one using economics and the other using false piety. At this past weekend’s “Rise Up for Roe” event, Chelsea Clinton stated that “American women entering the labor force from 1973 [when abortion was legalized] to 2009 added […]

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University of New Mexico Stops Fetal Tissue Research

All research using fetal tissue has been suspended at the University of New Mexico following the university’s own internal investigations, one by the Human Research Review Committee and another by the Human Tissue Oversight Committee. The two separate committees agreed that Dr. Robin Ohls, head of the fetal research program at the university, failed to […]

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WV House Judiciary Committee Calls for Impeachment of Entire State Supreme Court

On Tuesday, the West Virginia House Judiciary Committee adopted articles of impeachment against all four sitting justices of the West Virginia Supreme Court. A fifth justice, Menis Ketchum, had previously resigned after pleading guilty to wire fraud. The full House of Delegates will consider the articles of impeachment against Chief Justice Margaret Workman and Justices […]

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California Mall Removes Greg Laurie Crusade Billboards

Billboards advertising evangelist Greg Laurie’s upcoming August 17-19 crusade at Angel Stadium were removed from Fashion Island, an outdoor mall in Southern California, after several complaints and one “serious threat.” The billboards featured an illustration of Greg Laurie holding a microphone in one hand and a Bible in the other, along with featured worship leaders […]

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InterVarsity Files Lawsuit Over University of Iowa’s Policy Limiting Religious Student Groups

InterVarsity Graduate Student Fellowship filed a federal lawsuit against the University of Iowa on Monday for being kicked off campus for requiring group leaders to be Christians and sign a statement of faith. The University of Iowa also de-recognized and removed 37 other student groups that held to similar faith policies, including Chinese Student Christian […]

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Defending the Religious Liberty of School Sports Coaches

This week, First Liberty and law firm Kirkland & Ellis LLP asked the U.S. Supreme Court to hear the case of football coach Joe Kennedy, who was suspended by the Bremerton (Washington) School District in 2015 for praying after school football games. The lawsuit, filed in 2015, was dismissed and the dismissal was affirmed by […]

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FDA Contracts for Aborted Fetal Tissue for ‘Humanized Mice’ Research

As of July 25, the FDA has contracted to obtain tissue from freshly aborted human babies, particularly fetal liver and thymus, to genetically modify mice to boost their immune systems and provide research to the scientific community. What the FDA is creating is what they call “humanized mice.” The $15,900 contract was awarded to Advanced […]

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Yesterday’s Primary and What’s Coming Up Next

Tennesseans were brought one step closer to the end of the 2018 election season yesterday. Campaigns for local offices concluded yesterday and the nominees for all state and federal offices are now set. Campaign weary candidates and voters can now rest for perhaps a week or two. In the races with statewide implications, Republican Bill […]