The Briefing 06-26-17

A reversal of medical logic: Families are now suing doctors for saving the lives of their loved onesNew York Times (Paula Span) — The Patients Were Saved. That’s Why the Families Are Suing.What … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-23-17

The history of "Born this way" and why the LGBT movement is phasing it out as a sloganUSA Today (Alia E. Dastagir) — 'Born this way'? It's way more complicated than thatWhat does it say about … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-22-17

5th straight special election victory for GOP in Georgia raises questions of Democratic Party identityWall Street Journal (Janet Hook, Cameron McWhirter and Reid J. Epstein) — GOP’s Karen … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-21-17

London terror attack targeting Muslim community center exposes challenges Islam faces in the WestTimes of London (Fiona Hamilton, David Brown, Fariha Karim, Simon de Bruxelles, and Georgie Keate) … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-20-17

Did Christians start the wedding wars? It isn't Christianity whose definition of marriage changed.Reason Magazine (Stephanie Slade) — Christians Started the Wedding WarsDigital age parenting: Do … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-19-17

The illiberality of secularism: UK Liberal Democrats leader Tim Farron resigns over Christian beliefsThe Telegraph (Simon Heffer) — Who would vote for the Liberal Democrats, a party whose name … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-16-17

Will the Alexandria shooting change the revolutionary rhetoric on both political sides?New York Times (Yamiche Alcindor) — Attack Tests Movement Sanders FoundedNew York Times (Yamiche Alcindor) … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-15-17

Congressional baseball shooting leaves 4 wounded, including Rep. Steve Scalise with critical injuriesNew York Times (Michael D. Shear, Adam Goldman, and Emily Cochrane) — Steve Scalise Among 4 … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-14-17

Is your pastor a Democrat or Republican? The fascinating link between denomination & party affiliationNew York Times (Kevin Quealy) — Your Rabbi? Probably a Democrat. Your Baptist Pastor? … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-12-17

Religious liberals back in the political game? The left's complicated relationship with religionNew York Times (Laurie Goodstein) — Religious Liberals Sat Out of Politics for 40 Years. Now They … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-08-17

Big news day: Comey to testify before Senate Intelligence Committee & Britain to vote in snap electionReligious test for office? Sen. Sanders vehemently opposes nominee's defense of biblical … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-07-17

Girls need a big dose of dad: Research links detached fathers and risk-taking daughtersWall Street Journal (Melvin Konner) — The Link Between Detached Dads and Risk-Taking GirlsCounterintuitive … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-06-17

Coming to grips with "Islamist" threat to Western liberalism in aftermath of London terror attacksFinancial Times — London Bridge attacker was well-known member of extremist networkWall Street … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-05-17

ISIS claims terror attack in London as British intelligence reveals UK home to 23,000 jihadistsWall Street Journal (Jason Douglas, Stu Woo, and Jenny Gross) — Islamic State Claims London … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-02-17

Dominion, stewardship, and the Paris Climate Agreement: Thinking biblically about climate changeNew York Times (Michael D. Shear) — Trump Will Withdraw U.S. From Paris Climate … [Read more...]

The Briefing 06-01-17

New Illinois policies mandate foster parents and staff be "LGBTQ-affirming," "facilitate" explorationThe Federalist (Mary Hasson) — Illinois Purges Social Workers And Foster Families Who Don’t … [Read more...]