Florida Schools Charged with Violating Students’ Religious Freedom by Allowing Student Prayer at Gra

By Kathleen Gilbert PENSACOLA, FL, August 29, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Parents representing students who feel their religious rights have been violated by school policy have filed a lawsuit against Santa Rosa County school officials for exerting “subtle coercive pressures” to accept their personal religious beliefs by creating prayerful environments at official functions. The American Civil Liberties Union press release said that the defendants will be on trial for violating the religious freedom of their students by “promoting and endorsing prayers at graduation ceremonies and other school events, of sponsoring religious ceremonies and holding official school events at churches.”  Prosecutors allege […]
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Pro-life, Pro-family Leaders Praise McCain’s Choice of Pro-Life Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin for VP Runni

By Kathleen Gilbert DAYTON, OH, August 29, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Republican John McCain has picked first-term Alaska governor Sarah Palin as his surprise choice for a running mate, in a move hailed by conservative leaders as “absolutely brilliant” and “electrifying” conservative voters, especially women. Gov. Sarah Palin, known for her traditional and unabashedly pro-life and pro-family views, is the mother of five children, including her youngest boy, Trig, who has Down Syndrome.  She is now only the second female vice-presidential candidate in history and the first for the Republican Party. Gov. Palin had been considered a wild-card for a running […]
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Homosexual Activists Target California Businesses That Support Pro-marriage Proposition

By Thaddeus M. Baklinski CALIFORNIA, August 29, 2008 (LifeSiteNews.com) – An upstart homosexual rights group in California has begun to target not only individuals, but also companies to which they are connected, if they have contributed money to committees that support Proposition 8, the ballot initiative to ban same-sex “marriage” in California. The Wall Street Journal reports that Californians Against Hate, a new homosexual-rights group, intends to identify and publicize corporate connections to individuals that make significant donations. Fred Karger, who runs the homosexual group, said he will compile and publish a list which includes the donor’s name, employer and […]
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