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Recently, prominent Catholic clergy have come to opposite sides in the debate concerning whether same-sex couples should be permitted to receive Holy Communion. For example, Bishop Thomas Paprocki of  Springfield, Illinois, has stated they should not. On the other hand, Cardinal Joseph Tobin of Newark, New Jersey, has taken what some consider to be a more “welcoming and inclusive” approach. So who is right?…

Above: CAIR-SD Official Indoctrinating Students at Logan Elementary School in San Diego. Photo: KPBS On June 28, the Freedom of Conscience Defense Fund (FCDF) filed a 40-page amended complaint in federal court in its legal challenge to San Diego Unified School District’s (SDUSD) “Anti-Islamophobia” Initiative.  FCDF is asking the Court to halt the Initiative and…

On May 24, 2017, FCDF filed a federal civil rights lawsuit on behalf of a group of concerned parents against the San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD) challenging the constitutionality of the district’s controversial “Anti-Islamophobia” program.  Named defendants also include every member of SDUSD’s Board of Education and Superintendent Cynthia Marten.  In addition to six parents,…

(LifeSiteNews) — The San Diego School Board has jumped on the bandwagon of government officials that want to force the Islamic religion on school children. Although they are using the excuse that this is to prevent “bullying” of Muslim students, this program is really about indoctrination and not school safety. You can be sure that the lesson plans they want…

Originally published in Crisis Magazine Last week, California brought fifteen criminal counts against our client David Daleiden. Counts one through eight deal with the 2014 National Abortion Federation Annual Meeting. Counts nine through eleven deal with the two restaurant visits with Planned Parenthood personnel in the Los Angeles area (the videos that reveal “crush above,…

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We advance and defend the Constitution and the rights and liberties of all Americans to practice their beliefs.


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Marriage and family are the building blocks of American society. We defend and promote marriage for both the well-being of the individual person and our culture.

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