Posts Tagged ‘homosexuality’

Rome’s new mayor creates ‘civil registry’ for same-sex partners in contravention of Italian law

by Hilary White, Rome Correspondent ROME, November 26, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In an act that some have called a “derailment” of the Italian constitution, the recently-elected mayor of Rome has announced the establishment of a “registry” in the capital for same-sex partners and expressed approval of adoptions…

‘She’s doctored up our check!’: Couple disputes lesbian waitress’ viral claim they stiffed her

by Ben Johnson BRIDGEWATER, NJ, November 26, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A lesbian waitress’ story about anti-gay patrons who wrote on her receipt that they refused to tip because they do not “agree with your lifestyle” is a “fraud,” according to the family involved. A man and woman,…

Italian member of parliament blasts national broadcaster for bias on ‘anti-homophobia’ bill

by Hilary White, Rome Correspondent ROME, November 26, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A Sicilian member of the Italian parliament has blasted the nation’s public broadcaster over bias in favor of the pending “anti-homophobia” bill after the broadcaster abruptly canceled an appearance by a prominent opponent of the bill.…

Using the pope’s comments to justify gay ‘marriage’ is ‘disgraceful’: San Francisco archbishop

by Ben Johnson SAN FRANCISCO, November 25, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The U.S. bishops’ leader on the subject of marriage and family says that it is “disgraceful” that an Illinois Catholic lawmaker recently invoked Pope Francis to defend her vote to redefine marriage. Earlier this month, Illinois…

Britain’s public health chief warns of catastrophic global gay HIV epidemic

by Thaddeus Baklinski LONDON, November 25, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The UK’s National Director of Health and Wellbeing warns that there is an increasing and potentially catastrophic HIV epidemic in homosexual men in every part of the world. Speaking at the British HIV Association’s Autumn Conference earlier this…

Surrey school board ramps up ‘anti-homophobia’ policy

by Peter Baklinski SURREY, British Columbia, November 25, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Surrey School Board has tightened up its newly minted “Safe and caring schools” policy with what it calls a “statement of values” that “underscores” its commitment to “eliminating discrimination…

Bishops say imperialist foreigners are undermining culture with ‘gender theory’ in Madagascar

by Thaddeus Baklinski MADAGASCAR, November 22, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) - In an open letter to the nation, the bishops of Madagascar have decried imperialistic foreign influences for popularizing a ‘gender theory’ they say is contrary to county’s culture and detrimental to its well-being. “The establishment of…

Illinois bishop explains why he performed an exorcism to counter same-sex ‘marriage’

by Kirsten Andersen SPRINGFIELD, IL, November 22, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As Governor Pat Quinn signed a law making Illinois the 16th state to legally redefine marriage to include same-sex couples Tuesday afternoon, the bishop of the Catholic diocese of Springfield held a rare public exorcism to pray for God to…

CCHD is making progress in funding, but problems persist: Watchdogs

by Dustin Siggins CHAMPAIGN, IL, November 22, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Critics are saying, while the latest round of grants from the Catholic Campaign for Human Development seem to be an improvement, problems persist. Most recently, the University of Illinois’ YMCA chapter has lost $60,000 in funding from…

Video: Justin Trudeau affirms ‘unflinching’ support for ‘LGBTTQ rights’

by Patrick B. Craine TORONTO, November 22, 2013 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Liberal leader Justin Trudeau has affirmed his “unflinching” support for “LGBTTQ rights” in an interview with the homosexual news agency Xtra. He gave the interview standing beside Chrystia Freeland, the Liberal Party’s candidate…

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