San Antonio Proposed Ordinance Bans Christians from City Government
Bethany Monk, CitzenLink

San Antonio City officials will discuss a proposed ordinance on Wednesday that state leaders say would severely threaten religious freedom. It could also a dangerous precedent for other cities throughout the country.

The Transgender Culture Wars
Anne Hendershott, Catholic World Report

Serious discussion of gender-identity disorder is becoming increasingly politically incorrect. Soon it will disappear altogether.

Envoy to seek release of American Missionary held in North Korea
Matthew Pennington and Matthew Lee, Associated Press

A senior U.S. envoy will travel to North Korea this week to seek the release of an American sentenced to 15 years of hard labor in the authoritarian country, the State Department said Tuesday.

California Senate Approves Bill Allowing Nurses to Do Abortions
Steven Ertelt,

The abortion lobby says abortion should be between a woman and her doctor, but the California Senate on Monday approved a bill allowing nurses to do abortions, even though licensed physicians kill and injure women in abortions.