1/2/14. Texas Mayor Declares 2014 ‘Year of the Bible’. Heather Clark, christiannews.net
The mayor of a small Texas town has declared 2014 ‘The Year of the Bible.’
Mayor Tom Hayden of Flower Mound made the announcement last month at a city council meeting, explaining that he wants to encourage residents to read the entire Bible through in a year.
“There’s so much benevolence on helping your fellow person,” he told local television station KDFW. “And the morality that helped build our country is based on the values that are found in the Bible. And as we look at problems, maybe we’re getting away from those values. And in my little small way, I want to encourage people to get back into those values.” Continue reading
1/2/14. Bus Drivers Punished for Praying: ‘This Was The Only Thing We Could Do to Support One Another’. Garrett Haley, christiannews.net
Several Houston bus drivers were recently reprimanded for using their school district’s radio system to pray.
According to reports, several Houston Independent School District (HISD) bus drivers utilized a dormant channel on the district’s radio system to offer morning prayers during late December. Deborah McDonald, one of the praying bus drivers, said they decided to pray because people they knew had recently been the victims of several tragedies. Continue reading
1/4/14. Missouri State Senator Proposes Anti-ObamaCare Bill. Joe Wolverton, II, J.D., thenewamerican.com
The state Senate of Missouri will soon say to the Obama administration, “Show me where the Constitution authorizes the federal government to demand that Americans pay for health insurance.”
In advance of the 2014 legislative session, Missouri State Senator John Lamping (shown) has pre-filed Senate Bill 546, a revision of the Health Care Freedom Act passed by referendum by Missourians in 2010. As The New American reported at that time, the Health Care Freedom Act was approved by over 70 percent of voters. Continue reading
The Buckeye State has given us yet another example of state-level non-compliance with unconstitutional federal acts.
According to a December 6, 2013 article in The Columbus Dispatch, the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles recently abandoned their DHS-approved REAL ID compliance plan amid privacy and rights violations concerns. Continue reading
1/2/14. Feds Preparing For Violence Targeting Social Security Buildings? Paul Joseph Watson, infowars.com
The Department of Homeland Security is spending up to $58 million dollars to hire armed guards to protect two Social Security buildings in Baltimore, measures which some see as preparation for upcoming civil unrest. Continue reading
1/7/14. Hassan Rasouli to leave hospital after Canadian Supreme Court ruled doctors cannot withdraw life support. Peter Baklinski, lifesitenews.com
An elderly gentleman at the center of a recent Supreme Court ruling that barred doctors from deciding whether a patient lives or dies will be transferred from the hospital where doctors had fought to withdraw life support against family wishes to another health-care facility. Continue reading
1/1/14. Feds Consider Vehicle Location Tracking in New Cars. Kit Daniels, infowars.com
In a few weeks, federal officials may require new vehicles to have trackable GPS “safety” devices which could be hacked to cause automobile accidents and may even usher in mileage taxes. Continue reading
1/7/14. A New Year, a New 40,000 Laws. thetrumpet.com
By the measure of signing new bills into law, America’s Congress this past year was the most ineffective in American history, passing a meager 56 laws.
Individual states, however, surged ahead with legislative ferocity.
As a new calendar year begins, a mind-staggering 40,000 new state laws are coming into effect. Continue reading
1/6/14. General cements plan to end Obama’s reign. Drew Zahn, wnd.com
Polls show Americans of all parties are upset with the direction of the country, but what can they actually do to make a difference?
Retired Maj. Gen. Paul E. Vallely, as chairman of Stand Up America, has been at the forefront of many of these rallying cries, encouraging Americans to take action in a number of ways.
But now the former deputy commanding general of the U.S. Army in the Pacific has settled upon a battle plan he believes could actually work: a House-led, parliamentary style vote of “no confidence” in Obama’s administration. Continue reading
1/2/14. Breaking the Code: NSA Working on Quantum Computer to Defeat Encryption. Kurt Nimmo, infowars.com
According to a story published by the Washington Post, documents provided by whistleblower Edward Snowden reveal an effort by the NSA to build “a cryptologically useful quantum computer” capable of breaking any kind of encryption used to protect banking, medical, business and government records. The research is part of $79.7 million classified program paid for by the American tax payer. Continue reading
1/4/14. Obama Proposes Executive Orders For Backdoor Gun Confiscation. Mikael Thalen, storyleak.com
The Obama Administration announced two new executive orders on gun control Friday, after countless other attempts to erode Second Amendment rights failed to gain public support.
According to one of the proposed actions, patient privacy laws would be pushed aside to allow increased government access to mental health records. Currently required to protect that information, states would now be exempt, instead encouraged to submit a patients private records into the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). Continue reading
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1/6/14. Obama DOJ pick: Global edict ‘law of the land’. Aaron Klein, wnd.com
Debo Adegbile, President Obama’s nominee to head the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, wants U.S. judges to ensure “customary international law” is “the law of the land.”
Adegbile also was party to an effort funded by billionaire George Soros to push for a new, “progressive” U.S. Constitution. Continue reading
1/3/14. Rand Paul joins Klayman-led battle against NSA. Bob Unruh, wnd.com
The battle against the National Security Agency’s monitoring of citizens’ telephone-call data surged to a new level today with a report from The Hill that Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., will be filing a class-action lawsuit against the NSA after recruiting thousands of people to be plaintiffs. Continue reading
12/23/13. A Record 87 Surgical Abortion Clinics Closed in 2013. Cheryl Sullenger, lifenews.com
Operation Rescue has concluded an exhaustive survey of abortion clinics in the U.S. and is pleased to announce that it has documented a record number of abortion clinic closures in 2013, during which time 87 surgical abortion clinics halted abortions. Continue reading