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#NotThatBadInEritrea?

The New York Times ran a curious op-ed on the subject of Eritrea last week. Titled “It’s Bad in Eritrea, but Not That Bad“, it suggests that the recent report of the UN Commission of Inquiry (COI), finding evidence of crimes against… Continue Reading ?

North America’s Hottest Male Leaders Gather for Steamy Three-Way Politics Sesh

Europe may yet dissolve beneath the xenophobic ramblings of an off-brand Donald Trump bootleg, but here in North America, our political leaders are showing off the sex appeal of progressive politics.

Nobel laureates urge Greenpeace to stop opposing GMOs

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - More than 100 Nobel laureates called on the international environmental group Greenpeace on Thursday to end its opposition to genetically modified crops, saying there is a scientific consensus they are safe and can benefit society.

First ever biosafety report details 199 mishaps with toxic agents

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The Federal Select Agent Program, which oversees dangerous substances such as anthrax and bird flu in federal, academic and private labs, reported 199 incidents in which lab workers were potentially exposed to infectious or toxic agents in 2015, though there were no losses of select agents.

Petroperu head ousted over oil spills in Amazon: minister

LIMA (Reuters) - The head of Petroperu, German Velasquez, was dismissed following the third oil spill in the Amazon this year from the state-owned energy company's four-decades-old pipeline, the government said on Thursday.

New Tulsa bishop is strong advocate for Catholic teaching on life, morals

David Konderla, whose work in Texas as a priest included post-abortion ministry, was installed Wednesday as bishop in the Diocese of Tulsa.

Volkswagen believes it can fix 85,000 polluting U.S. vehicles

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A lawyer for Volkswagen AG said at a court hearing Thursday the German automaker believed it could fix 85,000 polluting 3.0-liter VW, Audi and Porsche diesel cars and SUVs, a move that could help the company avoid a second pricey vehicle buyback.

Democrats nominate first transgender candidates for national office

Misty Snow will vie for a U.S. Senate seat in Utah and Misty Plowright will attempt to unseat U.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn in Colorado.

Newfoundland sets up bubble zone eliminating free speech outside province’s lone abortion facility

The St. John's abortion facility has dropped its lawsuit against pro-lifers after they agreed to a reduced, 40-meter zone.

Obama administration drops ban on transgender soldiers

Not paying for transgender soldiers' gender transitions violates the notion that 'all Americans are free and equal,' the secretary of defense said today.

Homosexuals face greater health risks than heterosexuals: study

The National Health Interview Survey found gays, lesbians and bisexuals more likely to report impaired physical and mental health.

New Pro-Life Law Going Into Effect in Tennessee Thanks to Governor Bill Haslam

Tougher regulations regarding the treatment of the remains of aborted babies are set to go into effect on Friday. This latest pro-life initiative is due largely to the leadership of Governor Bill Haslam, explains Tennessee Right to Life. “The proposed policy was introduced by the Haslam administration as a priority last January in order ‘to […]

9,000 Babies Were Saved From Abortions Under Texas Law Supreme Court Just Struck Down

When the Supreme Court partly overturned Texas’ pro-life law protecting women and unborn childcare from unsafe abortion clinics that couldn’t follow the same health and safety standards as legitimate outpatient surgical clinics, pro-life advocates knew the law had been saving unborn babies from abortions. Now we know just how many. According to new figures from […]

Democrat Wants to Repeal Pro-Life Laws Passed After Kermit Gosnell Snipped Babies’ Necks

In a disappointing ruling on Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court struck down an abortion clinic regulation law in Texas and jeopardized the future of similar laws in Pennsylvania and dozens of other states. Just hours after the Supreme Court announcement, a pro-abortion Pennsylvania legislator announced his plans to try to repeal the Pennsylvania regulations, according […]

David Daleiden: Planned Parenthood Sold Baby Body Parts Before the Baby Was Even Aborted

Piles upon piles of documents have been coming out of a Congressional investigation of the abortion industry and its trafficking of aborted babies’ body parts. As journalists and pro-lifer sift through the evidence released by the Congressional Select Panel on Infant Lives, they are uncovering more shocking details about how callously the abortion industry treats […]

Federal Judge Blocks Fetal Anomaly Law From Going Into Effect in Indiana

Judge Tanya Walton Pratt of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana granted a preliminary injunction against the "Dignity for the Unborn Law" on Thursday, just a day before the law was to take effect. The post Federal Judge Blocks Fetal Anomaly Law From Going Into Effect in Indiana appeared first on Rewire.

Urgent Tips: Keep Cats and Dogs Safe During Fireworks Displays

With the Fourth of July and its loud fireworks displays almost here, PETA is providing these brief but potentially lifesaving tips—not just on July 4 but also on each... The post Urgent Tips: Keep Cats and Dogs Safe During Fireworks Displays appeared first on PETA.

Anti-Immigrant Bill Advances in North Carolina

The bill may become law by the end of the legislative session Saturday, American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina Acting Executive Director Sarah Preston told Rewire. The post Anti-Immigrant Bill Advances in North Carolina appeared first on Rewire.

Supreme Court Ruling on Texas Law Reverberates Around the Country

"To the extent that similar state laws have different provisions, like those that contain transfer agreements for example, those laws will need to be litigated individually to fall," said Jessica Mason Pieklo, vice president for law and the courts at Rewire. Show More Summary

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