Month: December 2006

Another college drops cross emblem

BRAVE NEW SCHOOLSOfficial: It sent ‘wrong message,’ created ‘confusion’December 30, 2006Bob Unruh Another university is dropping a cross from its historic imagery, saying it creates confusion and sends the wrong message. The announcement from Simon Fraser University near Vancouver, B.C., about the school’s Coat of Arms brings it in alignment with a precedent set earlier

Brokeback Mountain May Be Tip of the Iceberg

Originally published on January 25, 2006(AgapePress) – A former homosexual who now heads an international Christian ministry to individuals affected by homosexuality says movies such as the much touted mainstream media darling Brokeback Mountain are sending the wrong message to Americans about culture and sexuality. Alan Chambers is president of Exodus International, an organization that

Agenda Clear in Premarital Sex Survey

by Wendy Pro-family experts dispute findings, conclusions of report that seeks to normalize unhealthy sexual behavior. Family advocates are questioning the results of – and the agenda behind – a survey released this week by the Guttmacher Institute claiming that 95 percent of Americans have engaged in sex outside of marriage. The study, published

Guttmacher’s Premarital Sex Stats Are Doubtful

Pro-Family Advocates Cast Doubt on Guttmacher’s Reported Premarital Sex StatsBy Jim Brown and Jenni ParkerDecember 21, 2006(AgapePress) – A pro-family group is expressing skepticism about the accuracy of a new report that says 95 percent of Americans have had premarital sex. A study by Lawrence Finer of the Alan Guttmacher Institute finds that 99 percent

Georgia Battle to Label Evolution as Theory Ends

Georgia Battle to Label Evolution as Theory Ends After a four-year legal battle, the Cobb County, Ga., school board announced Tuesday it has abandoned plans to hand out science books with a reminder to students that evolution is a theory, not a fact, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. In 2002, the school board approved the placement

NEA Uses School Safety Rhetoric to Push Homosexual Agenda

By Jim Brown, Bill Fancher, and Jenni Parker (AgapePress) – A former chairman of the National Education Association’s Ex-Gay Educators Caucus says the NEA is engaging in a “big misinformation campaign” with the goal of changing public opinion on homosexuality, starting with the youngest generation. The NEA has unveiled a new web page on “gay,

Richard Dawkins’ Failed Rebuttal of Natural Theology

Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? Peter S. Williams (MA, MPhil) The man described as ‘Darwin’s Rotweiller’ (by supporter Charles Simonyi) has evolved to metaphorically resemble the big bad wolf of nursery rhyme fame, and he is on a bestselling mission to liberate the pigs (the analogy is mine, not his) from what he

Two Mommies Is One Too Many

Mary Cheney is starting a family. Let’s hope she doesn’t start a trend By JAMES C. DOBSON A number of social conservatives, myself included, have recently been asked to respond to the news that Mary Cheney, the Vice President’s daughter, is pregnant with a child she intends to raise with her lesbian partner. Implicit in