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SPLC denounced as ‘thoroughly disgraced’ after labeling pro-life, family organizations as ‘hate groups’

SPLC denounced as ‘thoroughly disgraced’ after labeling pro-life, family organizations as ‘hate groups’

Critics of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) say the organization has become extreme and “thoroughly disgraced,” after the center released its 2020 “census of hate groups,” which included numerous pro-life and family organizations. Since 1990, the SPLC has issued an annual list of hate

Why is There a Patriotism Gap?

Why is There a Patriotism Gap?

President Donald Trump’s announcement at the National Archives earlier this month of a forthcoming “1776 Commission” aimed at promoting “patriotic education” set off fireworks—and not in a good way. “A nightmare,” pronounced Slate. “Part of an ongoing effort to downplay and minimize the role of slavery,”

Facebook censors satirical article for “inciting violence”

Facebook censors satirical article for “inciting violence”

Facebook is after the Babylon Bee again. Here’s the article they pulled: https://babylonbee.com/news/senator-hirono-demands-acb-be-weighed-against-a-duck-to-see-if-she-is-a-witch Yes, really. Facebook deleted the post for “inciting violence,” Babylon Bee appealed, an actual human being looked at the post and stood by Facebook’s decision to delete it for that reason. Read

Don’t Cancel Flannery O’Connor

Don’t Cancel Flannery O’Connor

Last week, Loyola University Maryland announced that it is renaming the Flannery O’Connor Residence Hall on campus. In an email to the Loyola community, President Brian F. Linnane, S.J., stated that he made this decision based on “information coming forward recently” which “revealed that some of [O’Connor’s]