Oxford University Press bans mention of pork and pigs in books to ‘avoid offending Muslims or Jews’ One of the biggest education publishers in the world has warned its authors not to mention pigs or sausages in their books to avoid causing offence. Oxford University Press (OUP) said all books must take into consideration other cultures if they hope to sell copies in countries across the world. As a result, the academic publisher has issued guidance advising writers to avoid mentioning pigs or “anything else which could be perceived as pork” so as not to offend Muslim or Jewish people…. View Articleclick here for more
Tag Archive: “Conservative news”
Harper postpones Three Amigos summit amid chilly relations with U.S. and Mexico Prime Minister Stephen Harper has postponed the North American leaders’ summit with U.S. President Barack Obama and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto at a time when relations with both leaders are chilly. The unexpected move allows Mr. Harper to avoid an awkward side-by-side news conference with Mr. Obama at a February summit that all three governments were expecting would be dominated by the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline – now at the top of the political agenda in Washington. Instead, the Prime Minister surprised the United States and… View Articleclick here for more
DAILY ALERT FOR Thursday, January 15, 2015 ________________________________________ NEWS NRA Fighting to Protect Texans’ Right to Hunt & Fish Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association announces its support for Senate Joint Resolution 22 and House Joint Resolution 61. The resolutions propose a constitutional amendment to protect the right to hunt, fish and harvest wildlife in the state of Texas. BREITBART Operation Choke Point: Feds Pressure Credit Union to close Wisconsin Gun Dealer’s Bank Account A gun dealer in Hawkins, Wisconsin says the federal government forced the Heritage Credit Union to close his recently opened bank account because he’s in… View Articleclick here for more
Team CSSA E-NEWS – January 15, 2015 ** Please share this with your friends ** Unsubscribe ________________________________________ COMMENTARY – ST. ALBERT GAZETTE EDITORS DRINK THOMAS MULCAIR‘S ANTI-GUN KOOLAID On December 10, 2014, the St. Albert Gazette published a cartoon that can only be described as a disgraceful display of editorial bigotry. Comparing Canada’s most law-abiding citizens, licensed firearms owners, to “yahoo hunters, mass murderers, crazy anarchists and radicalized extremists … fools” the paper calls for the reinstatement of firearms registration for long guns. In the cartoon, the “Office of the Prime Minister” calls the NDP “idiots” for wanting to...
Team CSSA E-NEWS – January 15, 2015 ** Please share this with your friends ** Unsubscribe ________________________________________ COMMENTARY – ST. ALBERT GAZETTE EDITORS DRINK THOMAS MULCAIR‘S ANTI-GUN KOOLAID On December 10, 2014, the St. Albert Gazette published a cartoon...click here for more
Immigrants Can Now Get Mexican Birth Certificates In U.S. The Mexican government on Thursday will start issuing birth certificates to its citizens at consulates in the United States, seeking to make it easier for them to apply for U.S. work permits, driver’s licenses and protection from deportation. Until now, Mexico has required citizens to get birth certificates at government offices in Mexico. Many of those living in the U.S. ask friends and relatives back home to retrieve them, which can delay their applications for immigration or other programs. Now, even as Republicans in Congress try to quash President Barack Obama’s… View Articleclick here for more
California Rifle and Pistol Association 26 states line up in opposition to San Francisco’s gunlock law Guns.com Recently, Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel became the latest to file a friend-of-the-court brief urging the Supreme Court to throw out San Francisco’s law requiring guns to be locked up even at home. The brief filed by Schmiel joins 25 other states, led by Nebraska, who are seeking the intervention of the nation’s highest court to help overturn the California ordinance. READ MORE How recoil spring rate affects timing Shooting Times Recoil spring rate must be balanced with the ammunition in order… View Articleclick here for more
Muslim Call to Prayer to be Chanted Every Friday at Duke University In a new initiative to promote religious pluralism, Duke University will broadcast the Muslim call to prayer every Friday on campus. The call to prayer—also known as “adhan”—will be chanted by the Duke Muslim Student Association. The prayer itself is set to start this Friday at 1:00 p.m. and will be broadcast and amplified from the Chapel bell tower on campus. As campuses continue to foster political correctness, they use it as a way to favor religions seemingly at war with Western Civilization and Judeo-Christian beliefs. Frequently, we… View Articleclick here for more
George Soros funds Ferguson protests, hopes to spur civil action Liberal billionaire gave at least $33 million in one year to groups that emboldened activists There’s a solitary man at the financial center of the Ferguson protest movement. No, it’s not victim Michael Brown or Officer Darren Wilson. It’s not even the Rev. Al Sharpton, despite his ubiquitous campaign on TV and the streets. Rather, it’s liberal billionaire George Soros, who has built a business empire that dominates across the ocean in Europe while forging a political machine powered by nonprofit foundations that impacts American politics and policy, not unlike… View Articleclick here for more
2 Hindu men claim to have been banned from ‘Muslim-free’ shooting range The father and son say they were denied entry to The Gun Cave Indoor Firing Range in Hot Springs, Ark., by owner Jan Morgan, who says she prevented the pair from entering due to ‘safety concerns’ and has proudly declared her business ‘Muslim-free.’ wo Hindu men claim they were banned from using an Arkansas gun range that proudly declares itself to be a “Muslim-free zone” after the owner mistook them for being Muslim. The father and son allege that they were turned away from The Gun Cave Indoor… View Articleclick here for more
Samsung talks to BlackBerry about $7.5 bln buyout -source BlackBerry is in such transition today, so any investment has been a bet on the future, so at this point Samsung is cutting in before that full future becomes a reality,” said Morningstar analyst Brian Colello. Samsung’s strength as the No. 1 global smart phone marker has been built on making devices for the consumer market, which has become crowded in recent years. With a takeover of Blackberry, Samsung could make greater inroads into the corporate market, where it has trailed rivals. “How many Samsung phones do you see in...
Samsung talks to BlackBerry about $7.5 bln buyout -source BlackBerry is in such transition today, so any investment has been a bet on the future, so at this point Samsung is cutting in before that full future becomes a...click here for more