Sick? ‘You’re seen as better off dead’

"A new documentary sheds light on the horrors families in Belgium are enduring after 15 years of legalized euthanasia, and those behind the film say it is meant as a warning to other nations not to follow this path and explain how euthanasia is not the ultimate act of autonomy as its proponents claim. …People […]

FYI: School district tries ‘homeschooling illegal’ ploy

"Parents who homeschool their children in California’s San Benito Unified School District recently informing them they were breaking the law. According to the Home School Legal Defense Association, the world’s largest homeschool advocacy organization, the letter from the district claimed, “Under California law, a home school is not a private school, nor is it a […]

Salon: GOP Must Dump Jesus or Risk Irrelevance in ‘Post-Christian America’

"Salon Magazine has accused the Republican Party of being out of touch with “post-Christian America,” warning the GOP that if it doesn’t renege on its alliance with Christianity, it will soon become irrelevant. Ted Cruz’s failure to get the GOP nomination, Matthew Sheffield proclaims in Salon, “is a perfect window into trends that will set […]

Human-rights activist: Facebook enforcing Islamic ‘blasphemy laws

"Facebook occasionally has enforced Islam’s anti-blasphemy and apostasy laws in America by banning statements criticizing the religion on which terrorists base their violence, charges an Egypt-born, human-rights activist and critic of Islam. …Such criticism is banned under Shariah, the Islamic religious law. But not only is Shariah not the law in the U.S., America has […]