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On Wednesday 11th July, Ferryhill Town Council held a special meeting about Richard Smith, the ex-mayor who was hounded out of office for posting Christian views of sexuality and Islam on Facebook. An observer at the event reports on what happened:
A Christian doctor had his contract terminated as a medical assessor for the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) because of his belief that sex is genetic and biological.
July 11th, 2018 | Freedom, Freedom of Speech
Councillor Smith, ousted as Mayor for biblical views, needs your prayers tonight. Please pray he is vindicated and biblical truth is honoured.
On Tuesday the government announced plans to ‘stamp out’ what it simplistically calls ‘conversion therapies’ for sexual orientation and gender identity. The usual media circus flared up as it does around this subject. Most journalists and commentators have not realised how serious this really is. The United Kingdom has turned a corner with this announcement.
July 5th, 2018 | Abortion, Life and Bioethics
A High Court judge has upheld the ban excluding pro-life free speech and activity from the nearby vicinity of Marie Stopes’ abortion clinic on Mattock Lane in Ealing.
There is an international movement aimed at banning and criminalising therapy and counselling for unwanted same-sex attraction and gender identities. The government of the United Kingdom has announced that they are proposing such a ban. Carys Moseley explains ten reasons why this would violate human rights.
Carys Moseley looks at the UK government's case for rejecting gender-neutral passports, which recently won in the High Court, and finds that despite coming to the right conclusion the submission as a whole suggested that elements within the government are still open to the idea. This is despite the Home Office admitting that it would be a global security problem.
June 15th, 2018 |
Can we trust social media platforms like Facebook and Google? Paul Huxley (Christian Concern) looks at the internet giants’ concerning recent record on free speech.
June 15th, 2018 | Freedom, Freedom of Speech, Islam
This week police allowed a mob of ‘anti-fascist’ demonstrators to shut down the only parliamentary hustings event for the by-election in Lewisham East. Tim Dieppe discusses what happened and the way in which democracy was undermined by the protestors. The mob had no respect for free speech and were extremely intolerant of those they disagree with. Tim argues that if we continue to abandon Christianity as a nation, mob rule or tyranny will result.
This week, Voices of the Silenced streamed a live panel discussion on the controversial law being considered in the Republic of Ireland and California that would ban same-sex ‘conversion’ therapies.
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