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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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Born-Alive Infant Bill Fails in U.S. Senate

Despite a 53-44 vote in favor of the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, which would guarantee medical care to babies who survive abortions, the U.S. Senate failed to reach the 60 votes necessary to overcome a Democrat filibuster. While some staunch Democrats tried to mischaracterize the bill by saying it was about limiting a woman’s […]

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Trump Cuts Title X Family Planning Funds for Planned Parenthood

The Trump administration is finding a creative way to defund Planned Parenthood. Last week the administration filed a final rule aimed at breaking the tie between Title X Family Planning grants and any programs or organizations that perform abortions or provide abortion referrals. With one swift move, the administration made it clear that abortion services […]

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Iowa Jury Awards Transgender Man Access to Men’s Prison

A transgender man was recently awarded $120,000 in damages from an Iowa jury for emotional distress resulting from the former employer’s discriminatory actions. As a former nurse at the Iowa Department of Corrections, Jesse Vreogh, a biological woman who self-identifies as a man, claimed that the department’s refusal to allow her access to male prison […]

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Unplanned Movie Gets R-Rating

The Motion Picture Association of America recently bestowed an R-rating on Unplanned, a biopic about former Planned Parenthood director Abby Johnson, who chose to leave the abortion industry and work for pro-life causes after witnessing the horrific reality of abortion. The film was assigned an R-rating due to “some disturbing/bloody images.” Now, no one under […]

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Supreme Court Weighs Constitutionality of Peace Cross

The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments this week in The American Legion v. American Humanist Association, which challenges the constitutionality of the Bladensburg, Md., Peace Cross erected by the American Legion in 1925 to honor the memories of 49 brave World War I soldiers. Those who oppose the cross claim it is a violation […]

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California Parents Participate in Sex Ed Sit Out

Informed Parents of California recently mobilized a “Sexxx Ed Sit Out” for parents and students to protest the state’s explicit sexual education program. An open letter to school principals, lawmakers, and state Department of Education officials written earlier this month by Informed Parents of California reads, “[Children] are instructed in their rights to confidential reproductive […]

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Live 4D Ultrasound Planned for Times Square

Focus on the Family will be broadcasting a live, in-real-time 4D ultrasound of an unborn baby on giant jumbotrons in Times Square May 4 in response to New York’s extreme abortion law and attempts to pass similar legislation in Virginia. Focus’ goal is to encourage the world to value the sanctity of life and promote […]

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Lesbian Says the ‘T’ in LGBT Doesn’t Belong

Conservatives aren’t the only ones fighting back against “transgenderism.” Lesbian Julia Beck is also fighting back, too, saying the “T” in LGBT has to go. She contends that accepting “transgenderism” puts women and girls at risk in single-sex spaces like bathrooms and locker rooms and gives an unfair advantage to “former” men in women’s sporting […]

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Barna Study Shows Almost Half of Millennials Don’t Believe in Evangelism

Although a large percentage of Millennials (73 percent) claim they are prepared to give answers about their faith, almost half of them (47 percent) believe that sharing one’s beliefs with someone of a different faith in an evangelistic method is wrong, according to a new “Reviving Evangelism” study by Barna Group. That could be partially […]

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New TBS Show Mocks God

A new blasphemous series called Miracle Workers premiered February 12 on TBS. Steve Buscemi plays a wacko, dysfunctional version of God who wants to obliterate the Earth. Daniel Radcliffe of Harry Potter fame plays an angel called Craig and Geraldine Viswanathan plays an angel called Eliza. Together they try to answer prayer requests while trying […]

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Nashville LGBT Businesses Get Legally Recognized

Nashville Mayor David Briley signed an executive order this week making LGBT-owned businesses a preference in Metro procurement and contracting. Nashville is the first city in the South to do this. Said Briley, “We want to make sure that in this moment of prosperity, that no matter who you love or what you look like […]

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Does Tennessee’s Attorney General Suffer From a New Condition Called ‘Transetymologicalism’?

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery can’t seem to figure out the word “sex” when it comes to interpreting Tennessee law. Yesterday, The Tennessean reported that Attorney General Slatery had issued an opinion stating that a law passed in 2000 and referring to “gender” but making no reference to “sex” included the modern-day concept of “transgenderism.” […]