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Jake Tapper Notices the World Hates Israel


The Algemeiner: [Jake] Tapper noted, “The United Nations General Assembly, from 2012 to 2015, has adopted 97 resolutions specifically criticizing an individual country, and of those 97, 83 have focused on Israel. That is 86 percent.” Tapper continued: “Now certainly … Continue reading

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Incomplete Journalism on Religious Freedom


Link. I think the lack of religious freedom worldwide can be linked to Lutherans. And the Amish.*   *What are they gonna do? Write a snarky comment?

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Terrorism: The Ultimate Heckler’s Veto


Think of a good reason not to approve a permit to build a synagogue. Parking issues, noise, poor road access…all legitimate things every community would address. It is true that you can’t just plop a big house of worship anywhere. … Continue reading

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Amish Extremist, No Doubt


Or Shaker.  LONDON — Police on Tuesday identified the man who blew himself up the previous night at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, as 22-year-old Salman Abedi. CBS News confirmed Abedi was known to British authorities prior to … Continue reading

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Can You Pray When the Cops Come?


I know a lot of people who have prayed when they were pulled over. First Liberty has an interesting case of a woman who was confronted by police for a noise complaint. Two police officers came to the home of … Continue reading

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The Little Ones Have Been Found


Not all barbarism is committed by obvious barbarians: The Washington Post, on a mass grave discovered in Ireland: But after painstaking research, a local historian named Catherine Corless became convinced in 2014 that the infants and small children — perhaps … Continue reading

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Stop the Presses! NPR Slightly Fair to Religion


Get Religion compares two NPR stories on religious freedom and finds at least one with a decent balance: The lede of today’s story: (2/28/17) The collision of two core American values — freedom of religion and freedom from discrimination — … Continue reading

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