Israel gave birth control to Ethiopian Jews without their consent
Alistair Dawber, The Independent

Israel has admitted for the first time that it has been giving Ethiopian Jewish immigrants birth-control injections, often without their knowledge or consent.

Boy Scouts reconsidering stance on gay members
CBS News

The Boy Scout of America is considering ending its longstanding national membership restrictions based on sexual orientation.

Obama Ignores the Fears of Middle Eastern Christians
Richard L. Russell, Crisis

President Obama is turning a blind-eye to the Christian plight, perhaps due to a combination of arrogance and embarrassment at how events turn out the opposite of his rhetoric.

From Catholic to Orthod
Thom Nickels, Huffington Post

I came to Orthodoxy from Catholicism partially because of its unchanged liturgy; because the Orthodox Church, in its wisdom, never embarked on a path of liturgical self-destruction