Tuesday

The Briefing 10-25-16

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  • Can a moral revolution rewrite history? Britain to posthumously pardon men convicted of gay crimes
  • Once a bastion of Calvinism and Catholicism, Scotland now has the "gayest Parliament in the world”
  • The end of capital punishment? Support for the death penalty falls to lowest point in decades
  • Advocates of partial-birth abortion insist it's rare. Why won't they say it's wrong?
Monday

The Briefing 10-24-16

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  • Hillary finds enthusiastic support in the media for her unblinking defense of late-term abortion
  • Are doublespeak and hypocrisy merely tools of the political trade? A defense of being two-faced in the New York Times
  • Study indicates secular people tend to invest greater trust in those who are religious
Friday

The Briefing 10-21-16

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  • ISIS on the run: Major offensive in Mosul comes on the heels of the fall of highly symbolic Dabiq
  • With marijuana on the ballot, cash-strapped states are looking to capitalize on cannabis
  • Whose child is this? With the redefinition of marriage comes the expanded definition of parenthood
Wednesday

The Briefing 10-19-16

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  • "Back end eugenics": African Americans in D.C. suspicious of pending assisted suicide law
  • Federal court to pro-life centers: You must tell women where they can get abortions
  • Media bias by the numbers: 96% of campaign contributions from journalists went to Hillary Clinton
Tuesday

The Briefing 10-18-16

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  • Time to desegregate the sexes? The conflicting absolutes of the gender revolution
  • Millennials against free speech? The disappearance of common ground in the public square
  • Support for the deadliest political ideology in human history is on the rise among millennials
Friday

The Briefing 10-14-16

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  • "Religious beliefs have to change": Hillary Clinton's open hostility toward religious liberty
  • Dutch government proposes "death assistance providers" for anyone who feels they have "completed life"
  • When it's everywhere, sex no longer sells: Abercrombie abandons sexually explicit ads
  • Girls, boys, and gender-neutral toys: It turns out boys and girls are still different
Thursday

The Briefing 10-13-16

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  • Opening an irreversible door: New push for assisted suicide in the US raises huge moral concerns
  • In religious liberty crackdown, China to "protect" children from religious influence of parents
  • Pres. Reagan to 7th grader: Don't ask government to do what you should do for yourself
Monday

The Briefing 10-10-16

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  • A humiliation for American democracy: The Town Hall debate
  • The Great Evangelical Predicament: 2016 Presidential Race and its final days
  • Scandal, character, & presidential leadership: Unanswered questions in the 2016 presidential campaign
Thursday

The Briefing 10-06-16

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  • Hurricane Matthew prompts mass evacuations as it heads for Southeast US
  • Supranationalism vs. subsidiarity: How significant is the UN's election of its next Secretary General?
  • Bisexuality is on the rise in Britain, but not for the reason you might think
  • France vows to prosecute pro-life websites that "deliberately deceive" women on abortion
  • Liberal Protestantism's meltdown: Episcopal Church welcomes heretical sculpture of woman on a crucifix