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‘Tolkien’ Paints Vivid Picture Of Writer’s Life, But Ignores His Faith

May 22, 2019 by

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By Monica Burke and Rachel del Guidice ~ The new movie depicting the life of writer, poet, and academic J.R.R. Tolkien is a refreshing display of the beauty of friendship and perseverance in adversity. Yet the film fundamentally disappoints by neglecting to include a defining element of Tolkien’s life—his Catholic faith. The film centers on […]

New Trump Administration Move Deals Significant Blow To Planned Parenthood

May 19, 2018 by

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By Monica Burke ~ The Department of Health and Human Services is expected to soon file a proposal that would update regulations of the Title X Family Planning grant program—and likely deny Planned Parenthood millions of taxpayer dollars. The proposal would require Title X grant recipients to maintain a strict physical and financial separation between […]

LGBT Activists Falsely Smear Those Protecting Children In Need

May 11, 2018 by

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By Monica Burke ~ Oklahoma is just shy of a major victory for children in the adoption and foster care system—but LGBT activist groups are now threatening the state with boycotts if leadership follows through. Senate Bill 1140 passed the Oklahoma legislature and is currently sitting on the desk of Gov. Mary Fallin. The bill […]

The Supreme Court Quietly Gives Religious Liberty A Big Win

January 17, 2018 by

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By Monica Burke ~ Religious liberty and freedom of conscience won big at the Supreme Court last week, just in time for Religious Freedom Day on Jan. 16. The justices declined last week to hear a legal challenge against a Mississippi law that protects citizens, small businesses, government employees, and charities from official discrimination by […]