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    —A Jihadist Anti-Christian Hotbed LIBERTY ALERTS, ACLJ The Trump Administration has just announced it is freezing upwards of $1 billion in security assistance funds to Pakistan. For years, Pakistan has taken billions in U.S. tax dollars while supporting enemies of the United States, including the Taliban and Al Qaeda. No more. Now,...
    LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The D.C. District Court recently dismissed the lawsuit brought by Daniel Barker, an atheist and co-president of the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF), in his attempt to become a guest chaplain for an opening session of the U.S. House of Representatives. Barker, who has publicly proclaimed his atheism...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL PALMDALE, CA – Just in time for back to school, the Palmdale School District has backed away from censoring a first grader’s constitutional rights to share Bible verses with his classmates at Desert Rose Elementary School. The situation started with an encouraging note and Bible verse from mom Christina Zavala,...
    BY BOB BARR The “October Surprise” this election cycle may come not from one of the presidential candidates, but from an unlikely source – the Internal Revenue Service.  The ramifications of such a move are all bad, especially for conservative-oriented groups, and will reverberate far beyond any one candidate or...
    LIBERTY ALERT, LIBERTY COUNSEL CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – Liberty Counsel will present oral arguments on August 31 requesting the Virginia Supreme Court to hear the case against the School Board of Fairfax County regarding its illegal policy involving “sexual orientation,” “gender identity,” and “gender expression.” Liberty Counsel will ask the court...
    RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON – In response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 ruling on marriage, members of Congress introduced the First Amendment Defense Act (FADA) to protect the rights of conscience and religious freedom. The original version gained wide support, but recent amendments to the proposed bill have...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL MONTGOMERY, AL – Today, Liberty Counsel has filed its reply in the Court of the Judiciary (COJ) to dismiss charges brought by the Judicial Inquiry Commission (JIC) against Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore. The hearing is scheduled for August 8. Liberty Counsel and Judicial Action Group...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL Montgomery, AL – Today Liberty Counsel filed a federal lawsuit against the Alabama Judicial Inquiry Commission (JIC) raising constitutional challenges to the charges against Chief Justice Roy Moore and the automatic removal provision of the Alabama Constitution. Liberty Counsel is also asking the court to immediately...
    EAGLE FORUM, EDUCATION REPORTER Accommodating transgender students, those who believe or wish themselves to be a sex different than their biological sex, is a big issue in schools across the nation. Districts are being bullied into going against common sense and biology. Out of fear of lawsuits, punishment by the...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL COLUMBUS, OH – Liberty Counsel sent a letter in support of State Representative Vitale’s leadership in sponsoring HB 286, known as the Ohio Pastor Protection Act. HB 286 specifies that no ordained or licensed minister and no religious society is required to solemnize a marriage or...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, ACLJ Anti-religious freedom groups seeking to prevent church-based ministries from providing critical humanitarian aid and services through government grants and contracts have declared war. This time, their target is a modest, common sense measure offered by Representative Steve Russell (OK-5), which recently passed in the House Armed Services Committee. Rep....
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, ACLJ Islamic indoctrination of children in public schools is a concern for parents across the country. As we previously reported, educators have been presenting fundamental Islamic beliefs as facts to students. Across the nation, students have been forced to recite the Five Pillars of Islam, make Islamic prayer rugs, “pretend...
    LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL TALLAHASSEE, FL – Governor Rick Scott signed HB 43, known as the “Pastor Protection Act,” into law on Thursday, March 10. This law protects clergy, churches, and religious organizations and their employees from civil action for refusing to perform same-sex marriages. Rep. Scott Plakon sponsored HB 43 and began...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL Palm Bay, FL – At 1:30 AM this morning, the Mayor and City Council of Palm Bay voted 4-1 to reject a proposed ordinance that would have added "sexual orientation," "gender identity" and "gender expression" to its non-discrimination policy that applies to employment and public accommodations,...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL JACKSONVILLE, FL – Today leading pastors in Jacksonville are hosting a press conference regarding the concerns of the religious community about the dangerous consequences of two proposed LGBT “nondiscrimination” city ordinances. The press conference, at 2:30 p.m. ET today at the First Baptist Church, Preschool...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL Washington, DC -- Late yesterday, Liberty Counsel filed an Anti-SLAPP (Strategic Lawsuit against Public Participation) motion to dismiss the lawsuit of Two Rivers Public Charter School against our client, veteran pro-life advocate Larry Cirignano. Two Rivers sued Cirignano and others for demonstrating against the construction of...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL Earlier this year, Liberty Counsel asked, “What would happen if, instead of quiet retreat, many thousands of individuals, agencies, charities, churches and schools all came together, prepared, prayed and peacefully refused to countenance the Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage decision that violates not only our highest legal...
    LAURA HERNANDEZ, ACLJ So far, over 157,000 Americans are standing with us in our fight against the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) and its outrageous claim that Bibles placed by the Gideons in hotel rooms cause a constitutional crisis (of biblical proportions). In a recent letter, FFRF’s hostile brigade warns three...
    RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, LIBERTY COUNSEL From her home in Rowen County where she is enjoying time with her family after spending six days in jail, Kentucky Clerk Kim Davis said, “I am deeply moved by all those who prayed for me. All I can say is that I am amazed and...
    LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN So this is how the game is played. Leftist operatives in the courts (supreme and state) create unconstitutional laws to further their anti-God agenda. Then, Leftists say those who disobey their lawless laws are not behaving like Christians and good Americans. Many on our side...