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October 20 2020

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Revolutionary Guards commander: Iran has encircled Israel from all sides

An Iranian Revolutionary Guards top commander threatened Israel, warning against an Israeli attack on Iran, Radio Farda reported on Saturday.

Mattel Worships at the Altar of ‘Wokeness’, Adds Gender-Neutral Dolls to Toxic Cultural Stew

Barbie, that voluptuous, clearly female doll, has some new, not-so-clearly-defined competition. Oh, she's still around, but now her creator, Mattel, has launched its "Creatable World" doll line, which the toymaker says is designed "to keep labels out and invite everyone in."

Flocking to the Gospel: The World’s Fastest-Growing Christian Church is in Iran

People in Iran, a Muslim-majority nation, are fleeing Islam in droves as believers bow their knee to Jesus and become aggressively pro-Israel, according to the documentary "Sheep Among Wolves Volume II."

California Legislature Passes Resolution Blaming ‘Religious Groups’ for Homosexual, Trans Suicides

The California legislature continues to take more steps to counter Christianity, and religion in general, with is recent passage of ACR 99.

Nancy Pelosi says Abortion Bans ‘Ignore Basic Morality’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., told one of the nation's leading abortion advocacy groups on Thursday that Republicans "ignore basic morality" when they push bans on the practice.

Trump: My actions against Iran are the most important for Israel

Trump speaks to Jewish leaders ahead of High Holidays. "I have a tendency to make things work out, one way or the other."

Robert Jeffress calls climate crisis ‘imaginary,’ says Greta Thunberg should read Genesis to end fears

Texas megachurch pastor Robert Jeffress says man-made climate change is an “imaginary crisis” and advises that someone read the Bible to teenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg to allay her fears that the world will soon end because of global warming.

Abortion now Legal in Australia’s Most-Populous State, Lawmakers Overturn 119-year-old ban

Lawmakers in New South Wales, Australia, voted Thursday to overturn a 119-year-old law criminalizing abortion, drawing criticism from pro-life advocates.

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Admits ‘Clear Bias’ in Decision to Penalize Live Action’s Pro-Life Posts

CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a closed-door meeting with Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) on Thursday, his company made a mistake fact-checking the group Live Action's pro-life content and limiting its reach to users.

Children as Young as 7 are Accessing Online Adult Content, Study Finds

Around half of British 11- to 13-year-olds have seen adult content at some point, with some children as young as seven or eight saying they have viewed adult sexual content on the internet, a major new study has found.

RIVLIN GIVES NETANYAHU MANDATE TO FORM GOVERNMENT

President Reuven Rivlin formally gave Netanyahu four weeks to form the government after a meeting at the President's Residence.

Disney Petition to Stop LGBT Indoctrination Signed by almost 400,000 people

The international signature-gathering campaign from the CitizenGO citizen platform “Disney: STOP LGBT indoctrination around the world” has been signed by almost 400,000 people, so far.

This is the Deed to Our Land’: Israel’s Ambassador Takes Out Bible at U.N.

Israel's UN ambassador Danny Danon used the Bible to defend the Jewish people's claim to the land of Israel during a special session at the United Nations Security Council

Anne Graham Lotz: How Cancer Deepened her Relationship with Israel

Lotz saw her illness as a means to take her relationship with the Jewish State even deeper.

Drugs used as Puberty Blockers in Youth Linked to Thousands of Adult Deaths, FDA shows

Drugs that are being used to halt puberty in gender-confused youth have been linked to thousands of adult deaths, government data show.

Pompeo: US has confirmed Assad regime used chemical weapons on civilians

"The United States will not allow these attacks to go unchallenged," Pompeo said on Thursday

Hollywood has never been more blatantly Anti-Conservative, Anti-Christian, and Anti-God

The examples of Anti-Christian bigotry and blatant blasphemy in Hollywood is staggering. Consider these examples in the past month alone..

241 UK Schools to roll out Self-Touching Lessons for Children

Children as young as six are being taught about touching or ‘stimulating’ their own genitals as part of classes that will become compulsory in hundreds of primary schools.

German Village Elects Neo-Nazi as Council Head, Prompting Outcry

Administrators in a German village have unanimously elected a member of a neo-Nazi party as council head as he was the only person interested in the job, prompting an outcry from politicians who demanded the vote be annulled.

UN Report Alarmed by Growing Antisemitism, Criticizes BDS

His report, which the Israeli mission to the UN called "unprecedented," identified antisemitism from all sides of the political spectrum and called for action.

Netanyahu praises Trump as US announces sanctions hike on Iran

PM says now is the time to up economic pressure on Tehran as its ‘aggression has increased of late, including in the Gulf’

Buttigieg Rebuked by his Pastor Brother-in-Law for Using Bible to Defend Abortion; Calls him ‘Modern-Day Pharisee’

The evangelical brother-in-law of Pete Buttigieg called on him to "repent" for using the Bible to justify late-term abortion.

President Trump to Deliver Religious Freedom Message at United Nations

President Trump will deliver an inclusive call to address all forms of religious persecution and anti-Semitism at the United Nations next week. He will be hosting and speaking at the Global Call to Protect Religious Freedom event next Monday.

Netflix is now a Propaganda Machine for the Obamas

This week’s widespread media blitz heralding Netflix’s broadcast of its first Obama-endorsed presentation, “American Factory,” was more than synchronicity. It felt as though US publicists and journalists collectively exhaled their relief at finally regaining the bully pulpit.

Pompeo: Saudi Oil Attacks an ‘Act of War’ by Iran, not Yemen Rebels

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo described the weekend bombing on Saudi oil facilities as an "act of war" and called it an "Iranian attack" on one of the world's largest oil processing facilities.

Donald Trump Jr: Conservatives face a tough fight as Big Tech’s censorship expands

As Big Tech’s censorship of conservatives becomes ever more flagrant and overt, the old arguments about protecting the sanctity of the modern public square are now invalid. Our right to freely engage in public discourse through speech is under sustained attack, necessitating a vigorous defense against the major social media and internet platforms.

Women’s March Board Member Compares IDF Soldiers to ISIS

Women's March board member Zahra Billoo has compared American Israel Defense Forces (IDF) lone soldiers to ISIS recruits on Twitter.

The Irony and Harm of the BDS Movement

Founder of Anti-Semitic BDS Movement states that “any part of Palestine” refers to the land now recognized as Israel.

San Diego State University Normalizes Pedophilia As A “Sexual Orientation”

San Diego State University is teaching students that pedophilia could merely be considered to be an alternative “sexual orientation.”

California state lawmakers pass bill requiring public universities to offer abortion pill on campus

SOURCE: (The Hill) The California State Assembly voted overwhelmingly to pass legislation to require public universities in the state to offer medication abortion at...

Shameful: ‘Christian’ Pastors Bless Abortion Clinic, Singing ‘Hallelujah. Bless This Room’

How can a person “bless” the destruction of a baby’s life? Some religious leaders do just that in the name of Christianity, despite the Bible’s clear condemnation.

Netanyahu’s Son Defends Jesus’ Jewishness: It’s in the Bible!

What Israel’s enemies intended for evil has sparked a serious discussion about Jesus in the Jewish state

Christian Authors Blast Amazon for Banning their Books, but Selling Pedophilia Titles

Former LGBT now Christian authors speak out about a disturbing double standard at Amazon. Banning Christian books, but selling pedophilia titles.

UK Doctor Fired for Refusing to Refer to Transgender Woman as ‘She’

A Christian doctor was sacked after saying he could not refer to "any 6ft tall bearded man as madam", an employment tribunal has heard.