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Pope punts on American airstrikes in Iraq

By Daniel Burke, CNN (CNN) - Pope Francis said Muslim militants persecuting religious minorities in Iraq must be stopped but refused to condemn or support the American airstrikes against ISIS that began earlier this month. "I can only say this: It is licit to stop the unjust aggressor," the pontiff said Monday during a press conference on […]

10 Reasons I Can't Blame Robin Williams for Wanting to Take His Own Life

Important Note: I am not condoning or supporting Robin Williams' decision commit suicide, I merely refuse to condemn him for it. Anyone suffering suicidal thoughts needs to seek help. If you liv...

Tristram Hunt won’t condemn the NUT’s strike, but is he ready for a confrontation?

Tristram Hunt is getting a fair bit of stick from the Conservatives for refusing to condemn the strike action planned by the National Union of Teachers on this morning’s Andrew… Continue reading The post Tristram Hunt won’t condemn the NUT’s strike, but is he ready for a confrontation? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.

Tristram Hunt refuses to condemn teachers' strikes

Tristram Hunt, Labour's shadow education secretary, refused to condemn next week's teachers' strikes on the Andrew Marr Show earlier today. Instead, he said that trades unions were an important part of "civil society" and, as such, their decisions should be respected. "I want all teachers in the schools, teaching their, teaching the young people, but, [...]

Watch: Pro-Palestine Charity Head Refuses to Condemn Stoning of Adulterers

The founder of an Islamic private school who also heads 'pro-Palestine' group Interpal, has refused to condemn the stoning to death of adulterers during an interview on the BBC’s Newsnight programme. Asked repeatedly by presenter Jeremy...Show More Summary

Kirk Cameron Wavers On Marriage

3 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The Daily Beast points out that early this month Kirk Cameron refused to condemn same-sex marriage in an interview with an Alabama newspaper. Kirk Cameron, the teenage heartthrob turned Christian Right entrepreneur, the man who onceShow More Summary

Justin Trudeau Refuses to Condemn Sex-Selection Abortions

Thanks to Justin Trudeau, the national conversation about abortion and pre-born human rights is heating up in Canada. It has been more than two weeks since the leader of the Liberal Party declared that pro-life candidates would not be allowed to run for his party. In spite of Trudeau going farther than any other party […]

Mansour refused to condemn Syria’s shelling of Lebanon

Caretaker Foreign Minister Adnan Mansour refused on Sunday to condemn the shelling of Lebanon by Syria and also refused to compare it to Israeli assaults against the country. He told Voice of Lebanon radio (93.3) : “We should not compare Syria’s actions towards Lebanon to Israeli assaults against the country.” He described the situation on […]

The dark money in climate change

In his speech at Georgetown University this year, President Obama made it clear that tackling climate change will be one of the key priorities for the remainder of his term. “I refuse to condemn your generation and future generations to a planet that’s beyond fixing,” he said. But as virtually everyone who follows that debate […]

Michigan GOP Refuses to Condemn Vile, Anti-Gay Comments Made By RNC Committeeman

9 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Last week, Michigan RNC Committeeman (and noted homophobe) Dave Agema came to the defense of 'traditional marriage' at a GOP holiday reception by saying that gays falsely claim people with AIDS as their lovers in order to cheat the system...

Obamacare Exchange Director Won’t Condemn Racy “Got Insurance?” Ads

The head of the Obamacare exchange in Colorado is refusing to condemn the new racy campaign called “Got Insurance” — released last week with advertisements that are intended to tout the free birth control component of the Obamacare health care plan. he ads are bathed in sexual overtones, with one ad having a woman declare: […]

Richard Dawkins Stirs Controversy for 'Mild Pedophilia' Remarks

Notable atheist intellectual and author Richard Dawkins has stirred controversy for recent remarks in which he refused to condemn what he called "mild pedophilia" that took place during his childhood.

Pope: Who Am I To Judge Gay People?

last yearLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Pope Francis today refused to condemn gay people during a conversion with reporters on his return flight from Brazil. Via NBC News: Pope Francis said “who am I to judge?” gay people as he discussed one of the most divisive issues affecting the Catholic Church Monday. Show More Summary

President Obama Calls for Reduction of Carbon Pollution, Outlines Climate Action Plan

President Obama has laid out a new national climate action plan in a speech given at Georgetown University. “I refuse to condemn your generation and future generations to a planet that’s beyond fixing,” the president said. The three-part...Show More Summary

President Obama Pegs Fate of Keystone XL On Climate Change Impact; Slams Climate Denial Flat Earth Society

"I refuse to condemn your generation, and future generations, to a planet that is beyond fixing. And that’s why today I’m announcing a new national climate action plan, and I’m here to enlist your generation’s help in keeping the United...Show More Summary

Obama: "We Don't Have Time For a Meeting of the Flat Earth Society"

President Obama laid out a detailed plan to address the causes and impacts of climate change in a speech at Georgetown University on Tuesday. "I refuse to condemn your generation and future generations to a planet that's beyond fixing,"...Show More Summary

"I refuse to condemn your generation and future generations to a planet that’s beyond fixing."

“I refuse to condemn your generation and future generations to a planet that’s beyond fixing.” - Barack Obama, 6/25/2013 (via think-progress) Well, get moving then. You’re in your fifth year, not the first 100 days.

Kirsten Powers Battles Fox Panel Over Snowden Leaks: He Hasn’t Caused ‘Any Damage To United States’

last yearNews : Mediaite

Fox News analyst Kirsten Powers dissented from the majority opinion on this Saturday's Fox News Watch, refusing to condemn Snowden as a "naive narcissist" along with the rest of the panel, and much of the media. After Judy Miller and...Show More Summary

BBC Under Fire for Giving Radical Cleric Airtime After Woolwich Attack

Two U.K. politicians have called out the BBC for interviewing an Islamic cleric who refuses to condemn Wednesday's grisly terror attack where two men beheaded a British soldier. The Guardian is reporting that Foreign Office ministerShow More Summary

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