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Alberta police arrest another pastor for holding “illegal” church services, as Canada increasingly embraces tyranny to ensure safety

    Canadian pastor Artur Pawlowski went viral after refusing to allow Canadian police to monitor worship services and calling them “Gestapo,” but after the police made a show of force in arresting him and his brother this past weekend, his accusations don’t seem so farfetched.   Quick Facts   Pawlowski was fined $1,200 in...

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Maine pastor asks for prayers ahead of monumental Supreme Court case

    Ken Graves, pastor of Calvary Chapel in Bangor, Maine, is calling on believers to fast and pray ahead of the church’s Supreme Court case on May 13. Graves hopes that the Court will make a final ruling on the constitutionality of church restrictions during emergencies.   Quick Facts   Calvary Chapel filed suit...

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China continues its crackdown on Hong Kong, this time passing a law that allows authorities to stop people from leaving

    The Chinese mainland began exerting more control over Hong Kong last year, and its latest actions in the city is slowly transforming this one-time beacon of freedom and prosperity into a mirror of its authoritarian ruler.   Quick Facts   The legislature recently passed an immigration law that allows the government to stop...

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Indian government asks Twitter to censor posts critical of its COVID response — and Twitter complies

    Raising concerns about free speech and government accountability, Twitter has taken down posts critical of the Indian government amidst a surge in COVID cases.   Quick Facts   At the request of the Indian government, Twitter censored posts criticizing the government’s COVID response. On Monday, India recorded 352,991 new infections and 2,812 deaths,...

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Fed-up Californians have collected more than enough signatures to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom

    Californians have made their displeasure with Gov. Gavin Newsom clear and have now secured more than the required number of signatures needed to launch a recall election of their governor for only the second time in California’s history.   Quick Facts   Recall organizers secured 1.6 million signatures, 100,000 more than necessary. Newsom...

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Black leaders and influencers stand up for white blue-collar workers falsely accused of racism

    Civil rights activist Robert Woodson and 44 other black intellectuals have stepped up to support several white Smith College employees who were wrongly branded as racists, showing that the real divide in America is between elites and working-class people, not between blacks and whites.   Quick Facts   In 2018 a black student...

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A mob of medical experts demands that the state conduct a review of prior findings by Chauvin defense witness

    David Fowler, the former Maryland chief medical examiner who testified as a defense witness in the trial of police officer Derek Chauvin, will have all of his prior cases reviewed after a letter signed by over 450 doctors disagreed with his testimony.   Quick Facts   David Fowler testified that Chauvin’s actions did...

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Polish-Canadian pastor has another run-in with Alberta police disrupting his church

    Pastor Artur Pawlowski, who went viral after his first confrontation with Calgary police, received another visit from authorities this weekend, tweeting out a video of the “Gestapo” trying to interrupt church services.   Quick Facts   Over the Easter/Passover weekend Pawlowski demanded that Calgary police leave his church, calling them “Gestapo” and “Nazis.”...

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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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Howard University removes classics department, prompting Cornel West and Jeremy Tate to declare it a “spiritual catastrophe”

    The march of the American education system past classical liberalism into radical leftism has created some strange allies as liberals, moderates, and conservatives come together on the same side of various issues, such as trying to protect the teaching of classic Western philosophy.   Quick Facts   Harvard professor Cornel West and education...

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