The Chicago Public Schools district plans to start teaching children sex education in kindergarten. Its Board of Education passed the new policy Wednesday, which mandates that teachers spend a set amount of time on sex education lessons at every grade level.
The following essay was penned for The Wall Street Journal by our friends, Roma Downey and Mark Burnett. As a friend of mine wrote on Facebook this morning, “All thoughtful, no thumping.” But what do you think?
It is not a rumor. David Barton presented a story from a Louis L'Amour novel as historical fact. Shades of George Washington and the cherry tree...
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In Mubi in northeastern Nigeria, Christians do not dare step out of their homes after 8 p.m., church leaders say, and many Christians are too afraid of Islamic extremist attacks to attend church services.
Rep. Chris Smith, R-N.J., convened a hearing on Wednesday on the rise in anti-Semitism across Europe, calling it a threat not only to Jews, but to other religious minorities and the ideal of tolerance in general.
The first step in getting well is to admit you have a problem.
President Barack Obama's administration will urge the U.S. Supreme Court to allow same-sex marriages to resume in California, the furthest step Obama has taken in favor of gay rights, an administration official said Thursday.
Hundreds of major corporations from across the country have collectively signed on two Supreme Court briefs supporting gay marriage.
In a rare instance in Pakistan, a judge granted bail to a pastor accused of blaspheming Islam because the complainant admitted that he had mistakenly accused him.
Should Junior be allowed to use the iPad? There's really no easy answer.
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The battle over abortion in Arkansas is far from over -- centering right now around the Republican-controlled House and Senate and the Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe.
An ordinance passed Wednesday night by the Phoenix City Council forces the city's businesses, charities and churches to consider hiring transgendered people and requires them to recognize any gender expression, even if that means allowing a man to use the women's restroom.
Here are 52 sermons for Good Friday and Easter
Under a sweeping directive issued by the Massachusetts Department of Education, boys and girls who identify as the opposite sex are now allowed to use whichever school bathroom and locker room they feel most comfortable in, and schools are discouraged from using gender-based clothes and from conducting gender-based practices such as lining up children based on their sex.
I do not know what tends to occupy your life. If you are like most people, including myself, it trends toward the trivial and mundane.
Fatalities jumped 19 percent in the first half of 2012 compared with the first half of 2011.