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Labor Day: Congress must take action to protect workers, not Big Labor

By Bill Wilson, Fox News The U.S. economy has endured eleven recessions since World War II – and in each case jobs and wages bounced back quickly.

The Plight of Christians in Iraq and Africa: The Obscenity of Silence

The head of the World Jewish Congress is outraged that the world is ignoring the plight of Christians. Maybe it should concern us more, too.

2014 electorate is ‘still an incumbent’s world

The midterm elections are less than 10 weeks away. Photo by Getty Images. WASHINGTON — A surly electorate that holds Congress in even lower regard than unpopular President Barack Obama is willing to “keep the bums in,” with at leastShow More Summary

Protesters Target Anti-gay World Congress of Families Conference in Melbourne: VIDEO

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The anti-gay, anti-abortion World Congress of Families conference being held this weekend in Melbourne was hit with further setbacks after a wave of some 100 protesters showed up and attempted to block the entrance to the venue. The Guardian reports:...

Retrievable transcatheter aortic valve effective and safe in real world setting

Barcelona, Spain – Sunday 31 August 2014: A retrievable and repositionable transcatheter aortic valve is effective and safe in a real world setting, according to research presented at ESC Congress 2014 today by Dr Stylianos Pyxaras from Germany. Show More Summary

The hecklers and screamers are even more intolerant

More frightening than the views of the people inside the World Congress of Families is the intolerance of the protesters outside: But despite the…

Protesters Arrested at World Congress of Families Conference in Australia

Two protesters were arrested at a pro-family conference on Saturday in Melbourne, Australia. ABC News reported 50 demonstrators attended the event, despite critics' previous promise that thousands of protesters would block the entrances. Show More Summary

AUSTRALIA: Protesters Block Entrance As Hate Conference "Opens In Chaos"

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

Via the Guardian: About 100 protesters blocked the entrance to the Catch the Fire evangelical ministries in the Melbourne suburb of Hallam on Saturday morning, where the controversial World Congress of Families conference was scheduled to begin. Show More Summary

Anti-gay World Congress of Families in Chaos After Politicians and Venues Back Out of Summit: VIDEO

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

For the past week or so, the World Congress of Families has been scrambling to find a venue to host its upcoming summit this weekend. Four venues cancled on the virulently anti-gay organization, and for a brief window of time...

AUSTRALIA: Federal Policitians Cancel Speeches To World Congress Of Families

4 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Virtually all federal politicians in Australia have now cancelled their plans to attend the World Congress of Families convention after it was announced that the event would be hosted by the far-right After The Fire Ministries, a group...Show More Summary

GLAAD: The World Congress of Families sparks protests in Australia. Let's examine why.

5 days agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

The World Congress of Families sparks protests in Australia. Let's examine why. [GLAAD]

AUSTRALIA: National Senate Formally Condemns World Congress Of Families, Protesters Vow To Block Convention

5 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Today the Australian Senate formally condemned the anti-gay World Congress of Families, which has been booted out of four venues and has not yet disclosed where they might hold this weekend's convention. The motion was moved by Queensland Greens Senator Larissa Waters and was agreed to on voices with minimal dissent. Show More Summary

Australian MP Books Room In Parliament To Host Anti-Gay Marriage Conference

5 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Australian Social Services Minister Kevin Andrews has booked out the main room of the country’s parliament house so that the anti-gay Australian Families Association (AFA), an organization closely linked to the World Congress of Families (WCF), can hold a conference...

Fox's Huckabee Defends Group Linked To Anti-Gay Human Rights Violations

Fox News host Mike Huckabee joined 79 other conservatives in signing a letter blasting "sexual radicals" for their efforts to scuttle a planned conference of the World Congress of Families (WCF), a group notorious for stoking homophobia...Show More Summary

AUSTRALIA: Homeless World Congress Of Families Convention Is In "Chaos"

6 days agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Things have gotten worse for the World Congress of Families, an international coalition of anti-gay groups. The controversial World Congress of Families conservative Christian conference is in chaos only days before its scheduled start, after four Melbourne venues backed out of hosting the event. Show More Summary

Mike Huckabee and Tom Delay Throw Support Behind Hate Conference That Can't Book A Venue

6 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

The World Congress of Families, a noted anti-gay hate group and major opponent of LGBTQ rights, is having a difficult time finding an Australian venue willing to host its annual conference scheduled to commence this upcoming Saturday. While the organization’s...

Read: HRC tracks American pro-discrimination activists' international flights

last weekLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Over the past few years, as much attention has turned to the global LGBT rights fight and the often draconian threats that remain, a once little known group called the World Congress of Families has risen up as an odd...

AUSTRALIA: Anti-Gay Coalition Faces Cancelation Of Its Convention Venues

last weekLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The World Congress of Families will hold its annual convention in Melbourne, Australia next week - that is, if their venues don't cancel on them. The letter on the WCF website has been written to respond to what it claims has been “unremitting and grossly misleading attacks” in the lead-up to Saturday’s conference at St Cecilia’s school hall. Show More Summary

New HRC Report Exposes the Dangerous Anti-gay Agenda of the World Congress of Families: READ

last weekLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A new report by the Human Rights Campaign dives into the World Congress of Families' dangerous agenda of exporting anti-gay hate across the globe. Labeled a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center, and active in several nations across...

Why Is the World Silent While Christians Are Slaughtered in Middle East and Africa? Asks Jewish Advocacy Group Leader

As violent persecution against Christians around the world intensifies, Ronald S. Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, in a recent op-ed bluntly asks, "Why is the world silent while Christians are being slaughtered in the Middle East and Africa?"

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