WorldNetDaily: “Beck, Farah, Bachmann, Ron Paul on ‘patriot’ hit list”

By Joe Kovacs WorldNetDaily What do Glenn Beck, Ron Paul, Michele Bachmann and Joseph Farah have in common? They’re all prominently featured in a new list of 40 “patriots” and “enablers” that a left-leaning group thinks Americans should be concerned about. In its new report titled, “Meet the Patriots,” the Southern Poverty Law Center states: … [Read more…]

Hate Crimes Bill sneaks through U.S. House

 Mission Network News – USA (MNN)–The U.S. House of Representatives passed a controversial Hate Crimes Bill late last week in a 281-146 vote, with 131 Republicans and 15 Democrats objecting to the measure. The legislation adds sexual orientation to the list of groups under the protection of the federal law. It also gives states and … [Read more…]

Senate OKs bill on hate crimes

 LTRP Note: The following is from a secular news source but is posted here for informational and research purposes. Washington Times Legislation long sought by Democrats that would expand federal hate-crime laws to cover gay and transgendered people has won approval in the Senate, raising expectations among supporters that the time has finally come for … [Read more…]

Hate Crimes Bill Passes House – Christian Leaders Partly to Blame

Special Note From Lighthouse Trails:We do not believe any person should be treated with hateful or cruel behavior. However, we also do not believe that hate crime legislation is necessary or legitimate because there are already laws prohibiting the abuse and/or violence against any person. “Hate Crimes Bill Passes House – Christian Leaders Partly to … [Read more…]