By Joseph Lawler | 12/03/13 05:22 AM
Pope Francis has stepped into a long-simmering American political feud over economics. In the English-language version of a new message about re-orienting the Catholic Church's evangelical efforts released to worldwide notice last week, the pontiff criticized economic inequality and offered a...
By Joel Gehrke | 11/21/13 01:48 PM
Iowa education officials passed a new rule that renders home-schooled students "subject to state truancy laws," but the policy can't be enforced unless average citizens report their neighbors to government authorities.
By Ashe Schow | 11/20/13 04:46 PM
A 19-year-old Christian woman was kidnapped by a Nigerian terrorist group and forced to convert to Islam or be murdered, according to Reuters. Boko Haram, an Islamist extremist group, kidnapped and enslaved the young woman, known only as Hajja, in July. "I can't sleep when I think of being...
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/09/13 08:55 PM
When Washington first passed employment discrimination laws, Congress saw that anti-black discrimination was so widespread, so destructive and so intractable that the government was compelled to impose a remedy on private business. The question today is whether another intervention is warranted...
By Editorial Writer | 11/07/13 07:03 PM
It gets too little coverage in the traditional media, but that doesn't mean it's not significant. In many Islamic countries in the Middle East, Christians and Jews are persecuted for their faith. The harsh reality is that in the majority of Islamic nations, it is either literally against the law...
By Sean Lengell | 11/06/13 03:02 PM
The Supreme Court met Wednesday to hear a dispute over an upstate New York town board's practice of starting public meetings with a prayer. Town of Greece vs. Galloway doesn't immediately threaten all invocations inside government halls, as the lawsuit argues the prayers have been overwhelming...
By Associated Press | 10/29/13 01:18 PM
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Advocates for religious schools want Pennsylvania lawmakers to bar the state from regulating programs and faculty members at church-run pre-schools and nursery schools.
By Paul Bedard | 10/29/13 10:17 AM
A leading figure in the conservative and evangelical world, Jerry Falwell Jr., on Monday gave leading GOP presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., an endorsement by encouraging him to run for the White House in the 2016 election.
By Paul Bedard | 10/28/13 02:21 PM
America is still a God-fearing nation, one ready to listen to the Almighty and do as ordered, according to a new poll.
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