March 4, 2017 Truth2Freedom Briefing Report

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Top News – 3/4/2017

The New DNC Chair Had a Hillary Clinton-Esque Email Scandal
A more apt comparison to Clinton would be to the newly elected chairman of the Democratic National Committee Tom Perez, who as a lawyer at President Obama’s Department of Justice frequently used his personal email account to conduct agency business. The investigation concluded that Perez “likely violated both the spirit and letter of the Federal Records Act.”

‘The Lebanese Army will fight alongside Hezbollah in a war with Israel’
In the past two years a new challenge has risen on the northern front, should Israel go to war with Hezbollah, the Lebanese Army would fight on Hezbollah’s side, Maariv the sister publication of The Jerusalem Post reported on Friday. According to Israeli security officials, unlike Israel’s 2006 war with Hezbollah in Lebanon, a future war would feature the Lebanese Armed Forces on Hezbollah’s side.

Dutch anti-Semitism watchdog asks government to ban ‘Hamas front’ conference
A watchdog on anti-Semitism in the Netherlands petitioned the government to ban an upcoming Rotterdam conference that it said was organized by Hamas-affiliated groups. The Center for Information and Documentation on Israel, or CIDI, on Friday asked Justice Minister Stef Blok and Interior Minister Ronald Plasterk to stop the conference, titled “Palestinians in Europe,” which is slated for April 15.

China to increase military spending by 7% in 2017
China says it will increase military spending by about 7% this year, just days after Donald Trump outlined a boost to the US defence budget. The scheduled announcement was made ahead of the annual National People’s Congress (NPC) in Beijing. China has been modernising its armed forces recently as its economy expands.

Erdogan anger as Germany-Turkey war of words escalates
A row between Ankara and Berlin over a series of cancelled Turkish political rallies in Germany is continuing to escalate. On Friday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Berlin of “aiding and harbouring” terror. He said a German-Turkish journalist detained by Turkey was a “German agent” and a member of the outlawed Kurdish militant group, the PKK.

Jordan executes 15 prisoners, 10 convicted of terror charges
Jordan has executed 15 prisoners, including 10 convicted of terrorism charges, officials say. The prisoners, all Jordanians, were hanged at dawn on Saturday in a jail south of Amman, Information Minister Muhammad Momani said. The five not charged with terrorism offences had been convicted of rape and sexual assault.

U.S. Navy, Iran ships have close encounter in Middle East
A U.S. Navy surveillance ship had a close encounter with an Iranian navy frigate in the Middle East, CBS News national security correspondent David Martin reports. The frigate came within 150 yards of the USNS Invincible on Thursday in the Gulf of Oman, just south of the strategic Strait of Hormuz. The gulf separates Oman from southeastern Iran.

U.S. Airport Pat-Downs Are About to Get More Invasive
While few have noticed, U.S. airport security workers long had the option of using five different types of physical pat-downs at the screening line. Now those options have been eliminated and replaced with a single universal approach. This time, you will notice. The new physical touching—for those selected to have a pat-down—will be be what the federal agency officially describes as a more “comprehensive” physical screening, according to a Transportation Security Administration spokesman.

Cellphone Radiation Exposure Fact Sheet Draft Released By California Health Officials
After keeping it hidden for years, California’s Department of Public Health has released a draft document outlining health officials’ concerns about cellphone radiation exposure…Among the information in the document, which is titled simply, Cell Phones and Health, are summaries of scientific studies that suggest long-term cellphone use may increase the risk of brain cancer, among other health problems.

EU to weigh high-level talks with Israel
European Union foreign ministers are to discuss whether to hold high-level talks with Israel soon amid concern over its settlement policy and commitment to a two-state solution, diplomats said Friday. The diplomats said the EU must be clear in its dealings with Israel, especially given the US administration’s unclear position on the decades-long conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.

North Korea Continues To Build Its Nuclear Arsenal
North Korea has aggressively continued its nuclear advancements, which have threatened its neighbors and the West, despite receiving tough sanction from the United Nations. Kim Jong Un’s regime’s defiant testing of nuclear bombs and ballistic missiles increased last year when the reclusive country launched two nuclear missiles, one in January and the other in September.

TSA Launches “Invasive” Pat-Downs With “More Intimate Contact Than Before”
The TSA is introducing “more rigorous” and “comprehensive” physical inspections at airports around the country. The security agency is replacing its existing pat-downs with a single, universal method which “may involve more intimate contact than before.”

Mark Levin to GOP: Investigate Obama’s ‘Silent Coup’ vs. Trump
Radio host Mark Levin used his Thursday evening show to outline the known steps taken by President Barack Obama’s administration in its last months to undermine Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and, later, his new administration.

64 ways Obama is sabotaging Trump
It might seem outrageous and unprecedented that a newly departed president would devote himself to overthrowing his successor, but that is exactly what a mountain of growing evidence appears to indicate. “Obama’s goal, according to a close family friend, is to oust Trump from the presidency either by forcing his resignation or through his impeachment,” the Daily Mail reported Wednesday. The source also told the paper that Obama loathes President Trump and considers his presidency illegitimate. “Obama is dismayed at the way Trump is tearing down his legacy – Obamacare, the social safety net and the welcome mat for refugees he put in place,” the source told the paper.

Soros-Tied Obama Lawyers Form Group to Battle Trump
Further evidence of Barack Obama’s close association with efforts to oppose President Trump has emerged: a group of former top lawyers for the Obama administration have formed an organization aimed at utilizing legal advocacy methods to oppose Trump’s policies.

Flashback: 30 Senate Democrats Met With Russian Diplomats To Advance Obama’s Iran Deal
The Democrats are obsessed with Russian conspiracy theories. It seems that only Democrats are allowed to speak with Russia because nobody complained back in 2015 when 30 Senate Democrats met with Russian Diplomats in order to advance Obama’s Iran nuclear deal.

UN chief urged to add IDF to blacklist
A network of humanitarian organizations urged the United Nations to add the IDF to the blacklist of countries and armed groups responsible for grave violations against children. Formed in 2001, Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict released its annual report ahead of the release of the United Nations’ annual report on children and armed conflict.


The Death of Discernment – Eric Barger

Eric Barger on The Shack

I wish I could report that he allayed my apprehensions, but instead I went away convinced that The Shack is more than just a little offbeat but is, as Dr. Albert Mohler pegged it during his May 26, 2008, radio broadcast, “blatant heresy.”

Yes, The Shack is indeed a novel. And many will wonder what could be wrong, since it is identified as a Christian book and authored by a man who claims to be a Christian.

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Limbaugh Warns of Silent Coup Against Trump

Rush Limbaugh said the real scandal is that a “silent coup” is underway against President Trump.

“There is the execution of an attempt at a peaceful coup,” said the radio talk show host on Friday. “A peaceful coup to oust Donald Trump is what we are witnessing. It’s been orchestrated by Obama and the Democrat Party. It’s that simple.”

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Obama’s Bigshot Syndrome: Obama and Valarie Jarrett to mount and “insurgency” against President Trump from new home in DC?

From the hyper-liberal columnist for the Village Voice

This is Obama totally. He can’t step down. He can’t let the country heal. He must be “remembered”. He must be the big shot.

The Obama’s said they were sticking around DC so that their daughter could finish school. We now know that was a ruse. (This was always the assumption.) Obama wants to stick around to complain and according to this report from the Daily Mail “according to a close family friend,

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Top Weekly Stories from ChristianNews.net for 03/04/2017

 

UK Prosecutor During Trial That Found Preachers Guilty: ‘Jesus Is Only Way to God Cannot Be Truth’   Feb 28, 2017 06:01 pm

BRISTOL, UK — The U.K. prosecutor who presented the government’s case last week against two preachers who were found guilty today of “intentionally alarming” the public with their open-air preaching had argued before the court that the men’s speech declaring Jesus as the only way “cannot be a truth.” “To say to someone that Jesus is the only God is not a…

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Disney Airs its First-Ever ‘Gay’ Cartoon Kiss   Mar 02, 2017 12:37 pm

The popular children’s entertainment company Disney aired its first-ever same-sex kissing scene on Monday during a broadcast of its television cartoon “Star vs. the Forces of Evil,” raising concerns from Christian and family groups who are calling upon parents to kiss Disney goodbye. The episode included a scene where main character Star and her friend Marco,…

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California Man Undergoes Over 100 Procedures in Quest to Transition Into ‘Genderless’ Alien   Mar 03, 2017 11:44 am

Photo Credit: Instagram/Vinny Ohh LOS ANGELES — A 22-year-old man in California says that he has spent $50,000 and undergone over 100 procedures in his quest to transition into a “genderless” alien. Vinny Ohh works as a make-up artist and part-time model. Because he felt like an outcast during his teenage years, he was motivated to pursue various facial…

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Disney ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Remake Director Reveals New Film Features ‘Gay Moment’   Mar 02, 2017 06:01 am

The director of Disney’s upcoming “Beauty and the Beast” live-action remake has revealed that one of the film’s characters is portrayed as homosexual and will therefore include a “gay moment.” Director Bill Condon, who is also an open homosexual, told the outlet “Attitude” that the character LeFou, who serves as the sidekick to Gaston, will have a subplot…

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Preachers Found Guilty of Violating UK ‘Crime & Disorder Act’ After Arrests for ‘Anti-Social’ Opposition to Islam, Homosexuality   Feb 28, 2017 10:57 am

BRISTOL, UK — Two street preachers who were arrested last July on accusations of “causing a disturbance” and engaging in “anti-social behavior” after some listeners became offended by their speech about issues such as Islam, Buddhism, homosexuality and divorce have been found guilty of “intentionally alarming” the public with open-air preaching. The…

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Wisconsin Teacher Placed on Leave After Using Ouija Board in Kindergarten Class   Mar 02, 2017 06:02 am

MILWAUKEE, Wisc. — A public school teacher in Wisconsin has been placed on leave after using an Ouija board in her kindergarten classroom. The incident occurred at Zablocki Elementary in Milwaukee last week, although the teacher, who has not been identified, says that the board had been in the room since Halloween. She had been contacted by a concerned parent…

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Atheist Group Wants Ordinance Banning Literature Mocking Christianity Scrubbed From Books   Feb 26, 2017 08:38 am

EDMOND, Okla. — A prominent professing atheist group recently wrote to officials in an Oklahoma city to request that an ordinance outlawing the distribution of literature profanely mocking Christianity—to the point that it causes a public disturbance—be scrubbed from the books. The Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) contacted the…

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Hundreds Gather for Opening of ‘Why the Bible Is True’ Exhibit at Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter   Feb 27, 2017 12:21 pm

WILLIAMSTOWN, Ky. – Hundreds gathered on Friday to witness the opening of a “stunning” new exhibit at the Answers in Genesis Ark Encounter that addresses difficult questions about the Bible and artistically presents the gospel message. As previously reported, the Ark Encounter is a theme park in Williamstown, Kentucky that features a full-scale replica of…

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Witches Nationwide Cast ‘Mass Spell’ in Effort to Remove Trump From Office   Feb 27, 2017 12:00 pm

In what is being dubbed the “magic resistance,” witches across the nation have announced the launch of a “mass spell” to be held at every waning crescent moon in an effort to remove President Trump from office. The Facebook page “Mass Spell to Bind Donald Trump” has over 12,500 likes as of press time and more than 13,000 followers. Various covens throughout the…

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Bush Daughter to Headline Texas Planned Parenthood Fundraiser   Feb 27, 2017 10:42 am

FORT WORTH, Texas — Barbara Pierce Bush, the daughter of former President George W. Bush, is scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the annual luncheon for Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas on Wednesday. Last June, in an interview with the New York Times, Bush called Planned Parenthood an “exceptional organization,” as she partners with the abortion and…

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Top Headlines – 3/4/2017

Hamas threatens escalation if Israel ‘crosses red line’

EU-Israel high-level talks in doubt over settlements

US Congressional delegation announces Israel visit to study moving embassy to Jerusalem

Anti-Trump Communist Arrested For Jewish Community Center Bomb Threats

ADL warns lone arrest won’t stop ‘unprecedented’ wave of anti-Semitism

Jordan hangs 15 convicts as deterrent to terrorism

Libyan militias seize control of major oil terminals

Suspected chemical attack in Mosul, Red Cross says

U.S. Navy, Iran ships have close encounter in Middle East

U.S. Airport Pat-Downs Are About to Get More Invasive

Texas airport baggage handler charged with stealing multiple checked firearms

San Francisco’s withdrawal from national terror intelligence network hikes risks, officials say

In possible response to Trump, EU parliament calls to end visa-free travel for US citizens

Judge gives extension to Trump lawyers in travel ban suit

After decades in America, the newly deported return to a Mexico they barely recognize

Mexico launches nationwide effort in US to help migrants

Parents fearing deportation pick guardians for U.S. children

Trump administration considering separating women, children at Mexico border

Immigrant arrested by ICE after dropping daughter off at school, sending shockwaves through neighborhood

Soros-Tied Obama Lawyers Form Group to Battle Trump

Despite early denials, growing list of Trump camp contacts with Russians haunts White House

Trump slams Pelosi, Schumer as Russia meeting pics emerge

Donald Trump brands Democrats ‘hypocrites’ over Russian links

Photo contradicts Pelosi’s statement about not meeting Kislyak

Hypocrisy: 7X More Coverage for Sessions Debacle than Holder Contempt

Sessions to provide amended testimony on Russia ties

Trump aides’ bid to plug leaks creates unease among some civil servants

GOP leaders may dare fellow Republicans to vote against Obamacare repeal

Ryan slams Paul for ‘publicity stunt’ search for ObamaCare bill

Sen. Rand Paul: Been told to ‘take it or leave it’ on Obamacare strategy

Keystone pipeline won’t use US steel despite Trump pledge

Investors bet Trump-fueled tech rally far from over

Yellen points to March rate hike as Fed signals end of easy money

China says defense budget to rise by about 7 percent in 2017

Kim Jong-nam death: North Korean says arrest was ‘conspiracy’

5.9 magnitude earthquake hits near Panguna, Papua New Guinea

5.1 magnitude earthquake hits near Phek, India

5.1 magnitude earthquake hits near Panguna, Papua New Guinea

5.0 magnitude earthquake hits near Panguna, Papua New Guinea

Strong earthquake swarm on Reykjanes Ridge yesterday

Zimbabwe hit by deadly floods after drought

White House proposes steep budget cut to leading climate science agency

Doc Claims Too Much Screen Time Turns Kids Into Digital Junkies

Cellphone Radiation Exposure Fact Sheet Draft Released By California Health Officials

Surge in human cases of deadly bird flu is prompting alarm

Massachusetts Governor Vows to Shield Planned Parenthood Funding

Garfield’s a boy… right? How a cartoon cat’s gender identity launched a Wikipedia war

Alabama drive-in won’t show Disney movie because of gay character

Disney Cartoon’s ‘Unbiblical’ Gay Kisses Prompt One Million Moms Petition

Church of England’s Stance on Gay Marriage is ‘Untenable’ Say MPs

‘Pope Francis has urged us to have fewer children,’ claims Vatican academy member

The pope will meet all EU leaders ahead of Rome summit

‘Life at Conception’ Bill Introduced in North Carolina

Posted: 04 Mar 2017 06:53 AM PST

A North Carolina lawmaker has introduced a bill into the state legislature that would include a definition of the beginning of life as “the moment…

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DISCUSSION BOARD: Is Tithing Still Biblical For Believers Today?

Posted: 04 Mar 2017 06:48 AM PST

One long debated subject in the body of Christ today is the topic of “Tithing”. There are many different opinions and views on this topic…

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Christian Leaders Urge Parents to Boycott ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Over Inclusion of ‘Gay Moment’

Posted: 04 Mar 2017 06:42 AM PST

Disney’s upcoming “Beauty and the Beast” will include an “exclusively gay moment” on screen, a first for the company, according to the film’s director. Notable…

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Are you ready for robots made with human flesh?

Posted: 04 Mar 2017 06:38 AM PST

Two University of Oxford biomedical researchers are calling for robots to be built with real human tissue, and they say the technology is there if…

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DEVELOPING: An Earthquake swarm has been recorded under Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland

Posted: 04 Mar 2017 06:33 AM PST

An earthquake swarm started under Bardarbunga volcano, Iceland during the early morning hours of Wednesday, March 1, 2017. The swarm started at 08:57 with M4.1…

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Al-Qaida puts Bannon on cover of its newspaper…

Posted: 04 Mar 2017 06:30 AM PST

The way al-Qaeda tells it, the West is locked in an existential war with Islam. This is how the terrorist group justifies its violence and…

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DEVELOPING: Mystery Shakings Rattle Arizona Residents

Posted: 04 Mar 2017 06:14 AM PST

What has Many Valley residents reporting mysterious shaking and loud booms on Thursday night? According to official reports from the area, The United States Geological…

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DEVELOPING: Giant growing sinkhole terrifies residents in Ecuador

Posted: 04 Mar 2017 05:59 AM PST

Sinkholes are becoming more and more frequent across the globe and now reports indicate that Residents and officials of Zaruma, Ecuador are facing a serious…

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Parents Can’t Opt Their Kids Out of Elementary Sex Education Classes

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 08:26 PM PST

Controversial plans to enforce relationships education in primary schools will include no right of withdrawal for parents, it has emerged. Yesterday evening the government released…

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DISCUSSION BOARD: What are your thoughts on Aliens and UFO’s?

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 08:08 PM PST

For years now the world has been intrigued and fascinated by UFO’s, Aliens and Extraterrestrials. But does this fit into the Word of God? And…

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Surge in human cases of deadly bird flu prompting alarm…

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 08:02 PM PST

A surge in human infections of a deadly bird flu in China is prompting increasing concern among health officials around the world. While the human…

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French teacher suspended, probed after allegedly reading Bible to students

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 07:46 PM PST

A French primary school teacher has been temporarily suspended after reportedly reading passages from the Bible to his students. The suspension has sparked a debate…

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DISCUSSION BOARD: Rapture or No Rapture?

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 07:29 PM PST

Welcome to our discussion Board where you can present your best evidence to support or refute many different subjects and topics. The topics will change…

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Reinhard Bonnke Planning Farewell Crusade in Nigeria

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 12:54 PM PST

Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke, Founder of Christ for all Nations (CfaN) will return to Nigeria for his final African Gospel Crusade in Nov., 2017. While certainly…

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8 Ways the Liberal Agenda Is Removing Christianity From the Public Square

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 12:50 PM PST

Christians are under fierce attack across the fruited plain, and some of the nation’s most prominent conservative leaders are urging President Trump to take immediate action.

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Bitcoin Has Just Topped Gold For First Time

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 12:42 PM PST

A unit of the digital cryptocurrency Bitcoin has exceeded the value of an ounce of gold for the first time. It closed at $1,268 on Thursday while a troy ounce of gold stood at $1,233.

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Transgender Models On High Demand

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 12:37 PM PST

As one of the fashion industry’s increasing numbers of a transgender models, Yasmine Petty has reached great success. Her sprawling penthouse in Lower Manhattan,

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Antarctica Just Hit a Record High Temperature

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 12:32 PM PST

An Argentine research base near the northern tip of the Antarctic peninsula has set a heat record at a balmy 63.5 Fahrenheit (17.5 degrees Celsius), the U.N. weather agency said on Wednesday.

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NYC Teachers Now Required to Address Transgender Students by “Preferred Pronouns”

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 12:23 PM PST

The New York City Department of Education has instructed teachers and faculty to address transgender students by their preferred pronouns

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British Court Convicts Preachers, Considers Bible “Abusive and Criminal”

Posted: 03 Mar 2017 12:17 PM PST

In what their lawyer calls a “modern-day heresy trial,” a British court has convicted two street preachers of a public order offense for preaching the…

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