Illinois Family Institute Week In Review Online Newsletter: July 11, 2015

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July 11, 2015
Cartoon of the Week
U.S. Constitution (2015 Revision)
  Top Recommendations  
  Girl Scouts, Faux-Courage, and Leonard Pitts
Written by Laurie Higgins
Leonard Pitts is out in orbit -I mean, over the moon-over the CEO of the Girl Scouts of Western Washington’s refusal of a $100,000 donation to the Girl Scouts that stipulated the money could not be used to support “transgender girls.”

  Anti-Marriage Deceivers and Fools
Written by Laurie Higgins
If I had a nickel for every time a liberal said it’s a slippery slope fallacy to claim that the legalization of homoerotic marriage would necessarily result in the legal recognition of plural unions, I would be a very rich woman.

Campaign to Spread “Deliver Us From Abortion” Book Gaining Life [VIDEO]
Written by Monte Larrick
Jessica Schuessler, who went through an abortion as young woman, is now on a mission to give a copy of Brian Fisher’s Deliver Us From Abortion book to every pastor in Illinois.

Week in Review
38 Ways College Students Enjoy ‘Left-wing Privilege’ On Campus
Written by Tal Fortgang
Among the great ironies surrounding the state of academia is the continued insistence on hearing more and more “marginalized voices” and increasing “diversity” on campus, as if there is some kind of archaic conservative establishment making that difficult to do.READ MORE
The Left’s Duggar Dilemma
Written by Rev.Thorin Anderson
The viral discussion regarding JoshuaDuggar over the last few weeks presents us with a very troubling but interesting irony.  Anyone interested in the glory and honor of God and the well-being of children cannot help but be saddened by these events.  But, it has been interesting to listen to the debate.

Disorder in the Court
Written by Rabbi Steven Pruzansky
Last week was not a particularly good one for jurisprudence, integrity, marriage, morality, common sense and even the United States’ viability as a nation. Two court cases undermined traditional notions of morality and marriage, respectively, and enshrined in law…READ MORE
A Day of Mourning for the First Amendment

Written by By Laurie Higgins
I would love to hear Melissa and Aaron Klein’s answer if some “LGBTQIAAP” activist or intrepid, “unbiased” journalist asked, “How would the legalization of gay marriage affectyou?”


Upcoming Events
IFI Fall Banquet with Douglas Wilson and Anthony Esolen
Mark your calendars for September 18th, 2015 for the largest pro-family gathering in the state, as Illinois Family Institute presents: The 2015 IFI Faith, Family, and Freedom Banquet with Douglas Wilson and Anthony Esolen.

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“A thinking person will question what he hears; examine what he sees; and evaluate what others would have him believe.”

“When did big government and its mainstream media tell the truth, the whole truth and nothing but the truth?”

[Pastor emeritus Nathan M. Bickel] 


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