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October 06 2020 By dvirtue 'Soft totalitarianism' coming to U.S., author warns

"Back in the Soviet era, totalitarianism demanded love for the Party, and compliance with the Party's demands was enforced by the state," Dreher, senior editor at The American Conservative, wrote in the book's introduction.

"Today's totalitarianism demands allegiance to a set of progressive beliefs, many of which are incapable with logic -- and certainly with Christianity."

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September 30 2020 By dvirtue As leftists threaten to burn down the republic forever, where are America's voices of freedom?

The ideas she represents would burn down the republic forever. Rioters, looters and arsonists can be countered by law and order, but the ideas behind the radical left cannot be stopped by riot shields, tear gas and bullet proof vests. The defense America needs today is not a matter for the National Guard or the Seventh Fleet. America requires voices on behalf of foundational ideas of freedom.

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September 03 2020 By dvirtue Cultural Suicide Is Painless

You can burn down a Burger King in half an hour. But it will take years to find anyone at Burger King, Inc., who would ever be dumb enough to rebuild atop the charred ruins--to prepare for the next round of arson in 2021 or 2023.

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The anti-Catholic op-ed accuses the U.S. bishops' conference (USCCB) of failing to condemn -- in its 2018 pastoral letter against racism, "Open Wide Our Hearts: The Enduring Call to Love" -- the imagery of swastikas, Confederate flags and nooses.

You don't have to be keen-witted to figure out that Sojourners is overwhelmingly a left-wing operation, optimized to brand left-wing ideas for Christians.

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August 27 2020 By dvirtue Elton John's story reveals why many seek out help

His sexuality was a major cause of his personal distress. In 1967, on his 21st birthday, he got engaged to a girl called Linda. But someone told him that this was a mistake because he was gay. He wasn't at all sure about that, and described himself as being bisexual. The relationship did not progress. Surrounded by gay friends, he loved their company, and two years later he began a homosexual relationship with John, who knew the gay scene well and led him into 'debauchery' (Elton's word).

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August 25 2020 By dvirtue AUSTRALIA: Parents, Priests Face Prison Under LGBT Law

The bill, published on the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) government's website Aug. 13, stipulates 12 months' imprisonment and a fine of up to $24,000 on persons who make any effort to "change" a "person's sexuality or gender identity."

No form or "combination" of sexuality or gender identity "constitutes a disorder, disease, illness, deficiency, disability or shortcoming," states the Canberra legislative assembly's bill.

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August 10 2020 By dvirtue US Christians increasingly departing from core truths of Christian worldview, survey finds

In addition to the viewpoint that eternal salvation can be earned, survey results show that 58% of Americans believe that no absolute moral truth exists and that the basis of truth are factors or sources other than God. Seventy-seven percent said that right and wrong is determined by factors other than the Bible. Fifty-nine percent said that the Bible is not God's authoritative and true Word and 69% said people are basically good.

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August 06 2020 By dvirtue "Transitioning" Procedures Don't Help Mental Health, Largest Dataset Shows

But it's actually worse than that. The original results already demonstrated no benefits to hormonal transition. That part didn't need a correction.

So, the bottom line: The largest dataset on sex-reassignment procedures--both hormonal and surgical--reveals that such procedures do not bring the promised mental health benefits.

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August 01 2020 By dvirtue Identity Politics, Multiculturalism, and Social Disintegration

Black Trump supporter Bernell Trammell was murdered on Thursday afternoon in broad daylight in Milwaukee, Wisconsin just hours after giving an interview in which he urged his fellow African Americans to vote for President Donald Trump in the November election. Hours later Trammell, who was known in his community as a respected and peaceful man with no enemies, was gunned down "execution style" in front of his store.

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August 01 2020 By dvirtue The NFL Just Declared War On Church

The deal has not been publicly released, but NBC Sports made no mention of any restrictions on attending protests. Meanwhile, the NFL's Twitter account has been sharing and celebrating pictures of players engaging in protests around the country.

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