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MRC Files Unique Challenge
to ObamaCare Mandate

Media Research Center, by Staff

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Posted By:mitzi, 5/15/2014 6:47:19 PM

RESTON, VA – Today the Media Research Center (MRC) announced that it has filed a motion in US District Court for a preliminary injunction seeking to block enforcement of the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate, which forces people of faith to subsidize health insurance plans that include abortion inducing drugs, contraception, and sterilization. A hearing has been set for June 6. “This lawsuit is about religious freedom and the conscience rights of individuals to operate their enterprises free from government coercion, reprisal, or punishment,” MRC Founder and President Brent Bozell

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MRC Files Unique Challenge
to ObamaCare Mandate
Media Research Center, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/15/2014 6:47:19 PM     Post Reply
RESTON, VA – Today the Media Research Center (MRC) announced that it has filed a motion in US District Court for a preliminary injunction seeking to block enforcement of the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate, which forces people of faith to subsidize health insurance plans that include abortion inducing drugs, contraception, and sterilization. A hearing has been set for June 6. “This lawsuit is about religious freedom and the conscience rights of individuals to operate their enterprises free from government coercion, reprisal, or punishment,” MRC Founder and President Brent Bozell

   

 

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New York Times publisher fires back,
calls claim that Jill Abramson
was paid less ´not true´
Washington Examiner, by Ashe Schow    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/15/2014 3:27:03 PM     Post Reply
Arthur Sulzberger Jr., publisher of the New York Times, told staff that it was “simply not true” that now-fired Executive Editor Jill Abramson was paid less than her male predecessor, according to a staff memo obtained by Politico. A bombshell report on Wednesday revealed that Abramson had discussed the pay inequity with Sulzberger and that the gap was closed, but that Abramson had also asked a lawyer to inquire about past pay and pension disparities. Sulzberger’s denial that Abramson was paid less would discredit the earlier report. “It is simply not true that Jill’s compensation was significantly less than her

Pope Francis: Satan’s ‘Greatest
Achievement...Has Been to Make
Us Believe He Does Not Exist’
Cybercast News Service, by Michael W. Chapman    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/15/2014 9:21:04 AM     Post Reply
While some recent news reports have looked at how often Pope Francis speaks of the Devil, it should come as no surprise that the pontiff believes Satan is a literal being, a fallen angel, who, as the Pope has said, seeks to destroy mankind and that “maybe his greatest achievement” in today’s world “has been to make us believe that he does not exist.” “I believe that the Devil exists,” said the future Pope, then-Cardinal Jorge Bergolio, in his 2010 book, On Heaven and Earth, which was re-published in April 2013 with the subtitle, Pope Francis on Faith, Family, and

Rabbi & pals stole $12M from school
for disabled kids: DA
New York Post, by Christina Carrega-Woodby    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/14/2014 10:07:29 AM     Post Reply
Four men, including a rabbi, were indicted on Tuesday on charges they stole millions of dollars from a taxpayer-funded preschool for disabled kids. Rabbi Samuel Hiller, Ira Kurman, Roy Hoffman and Daniel Laniado from the Island Child Development Center (ICDC) were busted for allegedly siphoning off $12.4 million of the institution’s $27 million state-funded budget between 2005 and 2012, using the money for themselves and for other business interests. “The public funds provided to [ICDC] were earmarked for special needs pre-schoolers with disabilities but instead were allegedly used by the defendants for their own purposes,” said Queens DA Richard A.

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Posted By: mitzi- 5/12/2014 9:41:06 PM     Post Reply
Karl Rove stunned a conference when he suggested Hillary Clinton might have brain damage. Onstage with Robert Gibbs and CBS correspondent and “Spies Against Armageddon” co-author Dan Raviv, Rove said Republicans should keep the Benghazi issue alive. He said if Clinton runs for president, voters must told what happened when she suffered a fall in December 2012. The official diagnosis was a blood clot. Rove told the conference near LA Thursday, “Thirty days in the hospital? And when she reappears, she’s wearing glasses that are only for people who have traumatic brain injury? We need to know what’s up with that.” Rove

Is climate change making Earth
´EXPAND´? Melting ice sheets
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Daily Mail [UK], by Jonathan O´Callaghan    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/12/2014 2:38:24 PM     Post Reply
At the surface, Antarctica is a motionless and frozen landscape. Yet hundreds of miles down the Earth is moving at a rapid rate, new research has shown. The study, led by Newcastle University and published this week in Earth and Planetary Science Letters, explains for the first time why the upward motion of the Earth´s crust in the Northern Antarctic Peninsula is currently taking place so quickly. Previous studies have shown Earth is ´rebounding´ due to the overlying ice sheet shrinking in response to climate change. This movement of the land was understood to be due to an instantaneous, elastic

   

 

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Beyond Monica Lewinsky
New York Sun, by Editorial    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/11/2014 9:49:54 AM     Post Reply
“How Monica Lewinsky Changed the Media” is the headline the Daily Beast has put over the dispatch by its founder, Tina Brown. She laments the landscape left by the scandal that led to the impeachment of President Clinton. She writes that Ms. Lewinsky, writing in Vanity Fair, “brings back a torrent of unfond memories of the appalling cast of tabloid gargoyles who drove the scandal.” She includes the “treacherous thatched-roof-haired” Linda Tripp, the “cackling, fact-lacking hack Lucianne Goldberg,” the “mealy-mouthed Pharisee Kenneth Starr,” plus the “solitary, perfectly named Matt Drudge.” We have nothing but regard for

Decline of religious belief means we
need more exorcists, say Catholics
Telegraph [UK], by Nick Squires    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/8/2014 8:22:16 PM     Post Reply
The decline of religious belief in the West and the growth of secularism has “opened the window” to black magic, Satanism and belief in the occult, the organisers of a conference on exorcism have said. The six-day meeting in Rome aims to train about 200 Roman Catholic priests from more than 30 countries in how to cast out evil from people who believe themselves to be in thrall to the Devil. The conference, “Exorcism and Prayers of Liberation”, has also attracted psychiatrists, sociologists, doctors and criminologists in what the Church called a “multi-disciplinary” approach to exorcisms. Giuseppe Ferrari, from GRIS, a Catholic

Lawmakers on Pussy Riot Visit:
‘These Women Are Indeed Heroes’
Cybercast News Service, by Penny Starr    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/8/2014 3:46:18 PM     Post Reply
Two members of the feminist punk band “Pussy Riot” were called “heroes” at a press conference with members of Congress on Capitol Hill on Tuesday where the women met with lawmakers about human rights abuses in Russia. “These women are indeed heroes to our people around the globe,” Rep. Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.) said at the press conference. “They’ve stood in the face of danger. “They’ve lost their liberty, and their lives I think are still imperiled,” Cohen said. Nadya Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina – two members of about a dozen women in the protest band who served time after being convicted

Cardinal O´Malley of Boston, Blogger
Elizabeth Scalia Weigh in on Harvard
´Black Mass´ Controversy
Breitbart Big Government, by Kate O´Hare    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/8/2014 11:36:29 AM     Post Reply
As previously reported by Breitbart News, the Harvard Exchange Cultural Studies Club wound up in the middle of a controversy Wednesday when an event announced for May 12 began to look like a serious attempt at denigrating the Catholic Church. As described in an ad, the Satanic Temple is putting on a performance of a so-called "black mass," a parody of the Catholic Mass, and it was being said that an actual Consecrated Host (which is, to Catholics, the Body, Blood, Soul, and Divinity of Jesus Christ under the appearance of bread) was going to be used in the exhibition.

Harvard Will Host ´Reenactment´
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Cybercast News Service, by Michael W. Chapman    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/7/2014 4:23:50 PM     Post Reply
A Satanic Black Mass reenactment is scheduled to take place at the Queen’s Head Pub in Memorial Hall at Harvard University on May 12, with the Mass performed by The Satanic Temple, which is being hosted for the event by the Harvard Extension Cultural Studies Club. A non-consecrated communion host will be used in the reenactment, according to Lucien Greaves, spokesman for The Satanic Temple. “While Black Masses are supposed to utilize a consecrated host, ours is merely representative of a consecrated host,” Greaves told CNSNews.com. “It is not consecrated. We neither believe in nor invoke the supernatural.”

   

 

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US officials: Extent of
Israeli spying ‘shocking’
Times of Israel [Jerusalem], by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: mitzi- 5/6/2014 4:10:58 PM     Post Reply
Israel’s aggressive and widespread espionage activity in the US is increasingly angering American government officials and has “crossed red lines,” Newsweek reported Tuesday, The report anonymously quotes senior intelligence officials and congressional staffers who have been privy to information on Israeli spying activities. Staffers called the extent of Israeli espionage “sobering” and “shocking,” far exceeding similar activities by any other close US allies. Some of the spying was allegedly industrial in nature, conducted by Israeli companies or individuals. But a significant amount appeared to be state-sanctioned reconnaissance



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