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Hungarian Prime Minister: ‘Christianity is Europe’s last hope’

Viktor Orbán warned that liberal migration policies have 'opened the way to the decline of Christian culture.'

Anti-Choice Protesters Bullied, ‘Buttonholed’ Abortion Patients at New York Clinic

A video of the protesters chasing away a woman from the New York clinic is “probably one of the sharpest examples of protesters interfering in a patient’s ability to enter the clinic." The post Anti-Choice Protesters Bullied, ‘Buttonholed’ Abortion Patients at New York Clinic appeared first on Rewire.

Planned Parenthood fights for ‘absolute right’ to abortion based on race, Down syndrome

The state of Indiana is fighting in federal court for its law banning abortions based on race, sex, and disability.

Firefighters gain ground on Inyo County fire; evacuation orders still in place

Firefighters gained ground Monday against a wind-fueled fire burning in rural Inyo County, reporting some containment for the first time in their daylong firefight. The so-called Pleasant fire was 15% contained late Monday morning, according to a CalFire brief. Though fire officials initially guessed...

Former Trump aide Richard Gates to plead guilty; agrees to testify against Manafort, sources say

A former top aide to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign will plead guilty to fraud-related charges within days — and has made clear to prosecutors that he would testify against Paul Manafort, the lawyer-lobbyist who once managed the campaign. The change of heart by Trump’s former deputy campaign...

What we learned last week in the NHL: Racist taunts unite league

What we learned from the last week of play in the NHL: The response to the Devante Smith-Pelly incident was uniting The NHL and the Chicago Blackhawks promptly condemned an incident Saturday in which the Washington Capitals forward and former Ducks player was subjected to racial taunts from attendees...

The Actors' Gang's story of America: The tired, the poor, the huddled masses who bind us all

“The New Colossus,” a performance work created by the Actors’ Gang in collaboration with company artistic director Tim Robbins, is inspired by the stories of ensemble members’ ancestors who fled hardships, swallowed losses and risked their lives to become part of the great American experiment....

Uber class-action lawsuit over how drivers were paid gets green light from judge

A class-action lawsuit alleging that Uber stiffed its drivers of fare money has received class certification, paving the way for the lawsuit to include thousands of drivers nationwide who did not sign an arbitration agreement with the San Francisco company. The breach of contract lawsuit, filed...

Austin Dillon celebrates his Daytona 500 victory by getting 'champ' tattooed on his rear end

Austin Dillon isn’t likely to forget winning his first Daytona 500. But just in case, the 27-year-old driver now has a permanent reminder that will always be with him. In the late-night/early-morning hours following his thrilling victory at Sunday’s 60th running of the Great American Race, Dillon...

In Year of Trump, Climate Science Denial Group GWPF sees Membership Income Double

The UK ’s main climate science denier thinktank has seen its income from membership fees double over the last year, its latest accounts show. The Global Warming Policy Foundation ( GWPF ) has consistently argued against the climate science...Show More Summary

Trump vs. Obama: Comparing Their First-Year Records

There’s been a lot of sound and fury, and many proposals are in the works. But what have the concrete results been so far? And how does Trump’s effectiveness stack up again Obama’s? I was prompted to ask that question by a note from Jonathan Rosenbloom, an environmental law scholar at Drake University. I had […]

Iowa Senate Committee Passes Bill to Ban All Abortions After an Unborn Baby’s Heartbeat Begins

The Iowa Senate soon could vote on a bill to prohibit abortions after an unborn baby’s heartbeat is detectable. Late last week, the Iowa Senate Judiciary Committee approved state Senate Bill 3143 in an 8-5 vote, moving it to the full state Senate, the Sioux City Journal reports. The bill would require abortion practitioners to […]

HRC Foundation’s Groundbreaking 2018 Time to THRIVE Conference Comes to a Close

On Sunday, HRC Foundation’s fifth-annual Time to THRIVE Conference in support of LGBTQ youth came to a close. The annual event is held in partnership with the American Counseling Association and the National Education Association, with AT&T, BBVA Compass and Toyota as presenting sponsors. Show More Summary

Olympian Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian Has a Heart of Gold for Animals

The Olympic bobsled pilot took a break from training to speak out about animal abuse in a new PETA video. Take a look. The post Olympian Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian Has a Heart of Gold for Animals appeared first on PETA.

Weekly Feminist Cheat Sheet: Happy Birthday Audre Lorde

Today is poet, black, lesbian, writer, and warrior Audre Lorde’s birthday. Lorde is the majestic teacher I never had in real life but who is still the source of much of my own personal and political growth — and who somehow speaks to me during my highs and lows week after week. Here are a […]

Women’s Care Center provides women with help ‘beyond a choice for life’

Abortion advocates often argue that pro-lifers are only interested in helping women choose life for their preborn children, but aren’t interested in what happens to them afterwards. This, of course, is wrong on multiple fronts; being...Show More Summary

Lila Rose exposes Planned Parenthood facts in PragerU video

Today, PragerU released a video narrated by Lila Rose, founder and president of Live Action. In five-and-a-half minutes, the video exposes the essential facts about Planned Parenthood, going beyond the usual talking points recited by America’s abortion corporation. Show More Summary

Former Planned Parenthood worker: ‘We were told not to say baby’

Planned Parenthood claims to care about women’s health. In their rhetoric, Planned Parenthood officials say abortion empowers women. Planned Parenthood presents itself as being a healthcare provider serving the community and helping women. But the testimony of one former Planned Parenthood worker, Catherine Adair, refutes these claims. Show More Summary

Quake shakes Mexicans out of bed, alarms sound in capital

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck southern Mexico early on Monday, sending frightened residents into the streets as seismic alarms echoed across the capital, although there were no immediate reports of damage...

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