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Muslim, Christian team up to fight porn

Posted: 15 Jul 2012 01:30 PM PDT

A letter penned by two notable scholars – a Christian and a Muslim – and sent to a number of different hotel industry executives has asked those hotels to remove pornography from their company’s in-room movie selections.

Kindness goes viral

Posted: 15 Jul 2012 01:28 PM PDT

Maybe it was the simple gesture. Maybe it was the generosity. But something caught the imagination of the public, who began watching the video. By Saturday, according to a YouTube count, there were more than 1.3 million views and nearly $30,000 in donations for the family.

Rent-a-womb: A fertile ground for exploitation of women

Posted: 15 Jul 2012 01:22 PM PDT

Unregulated fertility clinics indulge in medical malpractices, including physical and economical exploitation of women, a study has shown. Shockingly, preference for male children and demand for 'same caste' surrogates are prevalent in India.

Target stocking gay greeting cards

Posted: 15 Jul 2012 11:15 AM PDT

Same-sex 'marriages' aren't recognized in most states, but Target stores nationwide are now selling greeting cards to celebrate them.

Victory for Baltimore's pregnancy centers

Posted: 14 Jul 2012 04:38 PM PDT

Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore expressed appreciation after a federal court said Maryland pregnancy centers should not have to post signs they claimed were unnecessary and discriminatory.

US Presbyterian Church at crossroads over gay 'marriage'

Posted: 14 Jul 2012 01:23 PM PDT

Like many other denominations, the Presbyterian Church(U.S.A.), the 10th largest U.S. religion according to the National Council of Churches, is in the grips of a crisis over gay 'marriage.'
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