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Black Lives Matter, AOC, and Bernie Sanders are legitimizing the communist Cuban regime by parroting its talking points

    When I was 17 years old, I toured a Cuban biotechnology facility operated by the authoritarian Castro government. I had gone there on a visa to study Spanish with an American-based program within the University of Havana, and the leaders had arranged several cultural and educational excursions for our group of starry-eyed San...

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Don’t be fooled: America’s teachers’ unions are all in on ‘woke’ ideologies, including Critical Race Theory

      Teachers’ unions have firmly established themselves within the camp of those promoting the kind of wildly radical woke ideology that is tearing our nation apart. As such, it is vital that parents and concerned citizens alike pay close attention to what teachers’ unions are saying and doing to drive their own agenda...

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New York suspends Rudy Giuliani’s law license — a move reminiscent of Beijing’s attacks on lawyers representing pro-democracy protesters

    In a stunning turn eerily similar to the Chinese Communist Party’s attacks on lawyers representing pro-democracy journalists in Hong Kong, firebrand Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani is facing the permanent suspension of his law license in the state of New York over allegedly false statements he made while representing former President Donald Trump in...

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What the most premature babies teach us about the value of human life

    There is no question that Helmi Elina is treasured by everyone she knows, even though she weighed just a little more than 1 pound when she was born at a Finnish hospital that was properly equipped to care for premature babies. The little knit socks that the hospital donated to keep her tiny...

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Millennials are less faithful than their elders — here’s why it’s not entirely our fault and why I still have hope for an awakening

    According to recent polling, Millennial adults are far less likely than previous generations to believe or care if God exists than previous generations or to adhere to culturally traditional views on issues like the true source of happiness, the value of human life, or the importance of honesty.   This can hardly be...

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Pro-life activist in Africa: Western ‘benefactors’ attach population control strings to aid money for schools and infrastructure

    Obianuju Ekeocha, a pro-life activist in Africa, says Western “benefactors” often require developing nations to promote contraceptives, abortion, and sterilization programs as a condition for receiving much-needed financial aid for education, clean water, and other vital infrastructure.   Quick Facts   Obianuju Ekeocha, the founder and president of Culture of Life Africa, detailed during...

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Author J.K. Rowling’s nuanced take on transgenderism proves that not even the most credentialed progressives are safe from the outrage mob

    J.K. Rowling is one of the world’s most successful authors — not just of her generation and not just of the children’s literature genre. She is one of the most successful authors of all time, period.   Her instant-classic Harry Potter series, written between the years 1997 and 2007, has been loved by...

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China bars digital access to the Bible amid increased government crackdown on faith groups

    As the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) rolls out new regulations for churches and religious organizations, Christian watch groups are reporting that Bible apps, Christian WeChat accounts, and online Bible sales have all been targeted.   Quick Facts   On May 1, the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP’s) latest regulations for faith groups went into...

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You Cannot Have True Justice Without God  

    When I was a child and a young woman, I remember spending a lot of time pondering what to do with the problem of injustice.   With a progressive, atheist upbringing and a broad vocabulary of 20th century activist phrases and talking points, I was very well-versed in the degree to which supposed...

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Homeschooling is on the upswing — and predicted to keep rising post-pandemic

    The homeschooling industry is reporting a sustained interested in at-home education amid continued school closures — and industry insiders predict that growth will continue even as in-person classes return.   Quick Facts   The early days of the COVID-19 pandemic saw an explosion in new homeschoolers, a trend which appears to have continued...

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