Monthly Archives: February 2014

End It.

February 27, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Life, Sexuality | Tags: , , , ,

by Kate Boyle

If you thought slavery ended with Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution you would be wrong. Slavery still exists today in this country and all over the world – it’s just become less transparent. Human trafficking has become … Read more

U.S.: A Silver Medal in Abortion?

February 26, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life, pro-life | Tags: , , ,

by Kate Boyle

According to a new report commissioned by the Charlotte Lozier Institute (CLI), the United States is among just seven countries that permit elective abortions for unborn babies who are above twenty weeks old. China and North Korea … Read more

8 Things You Should Know About This Year’s Critical Supreme Court Case (Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Sebelius)

February 25, 2014 | 1 comment | Posted in abortion, Family, Health, Religious Freedom | Tags: , , ,

One month from today, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear arguments on the case Conestoga Wood Specialties v Sebelius. Here are eight things you should know about the case:

The Hahn Family, a Lancaster County (Pennsylvania) Mennonite family, owns Conestoga… Read more

UK Subsidizes Jobs in Porn Industry

February 25, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Family, Sexuality | Tags: , ,

by Kate Boyle

It’s no secret that the United Kingdom is fairly progressive, but they’ve gone to a new level. The British government is offering subsidies to organizations in the adult entertainment industry for hiring unemployed 18-24 year olds. Granted, … Read more

Expanded Gambling Does Not Pay Off for State

February 20, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Gambling, Politics | Tags: , , ,

From the Patriot-News:

When Pennsylvania changed the law last year to allow bars to run small games of chance, the state expected to be deluged with thousands of license applicants.

So far, it’s received six. And two of those … Read more

Government’s Gambling Addiction

February 19, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Gambling | Tags: , , ,

by Kate Boyle

The term “gambling” still holds a degree of negativity in our culture, mainly because of the addictiveness that goes along with it. Millions of people suffer from gambling addiction across the globe, yet the government continues to … Read more

Facebook Offers New Gender Options to Users

February 17, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, College, education, Family, Politics, Religious Freedom, Sexuality | Tags: , , ,

by Kate Boyle

What happened to male or female, boy or girl, man or woman? Well, in the land of Facebook, those gender distinctions are no longer the only options available. Facebook announced on Thursday that they would now be … Read more

Christian Rapper Receives Death Threats over New Song

February 12, 2014 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Religious Freedom, Sexuality | Tags: , , , , ,

By Kate Boyle

Christian rapper Bizzle is reportedly receiving death threats over his response to Grammy-award winning rapper duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis’ “Same Love.” The Houston-based rapper wrote his song in the aftermath of Macklemore’s performance of “Same Love” … Read more

Gambling on smartphones, tablets, laptops? Within reach of kids?

February 11, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Uncategorized | Tags:

In an alarming trend, three states have legalized some form of Internet gambling, including New Jersey and Delaware on our own border.We are asking for your help to spread the word about this threat.

This week, Pennsylvania State Rep. Mario … Read more

Justice Dept Continuing to Attack Religious Freedom in the Courts

February 11, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life, pro-life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , , ,

By Emily Kreps

From the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:

Attorneys representing the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Labor […] appealed two decisions by federal judges in Pittsburgh that went against the Affordable Care Act’s contraception … Read more