This issue looks at the boneheaded SCOTUS decision, Fallout from the US debt, another history re-write, and more.
OUR ISRAELI CONNECTION
Supreme Court rules Jerusalem not Israel-Supreme Court is wrong!
The Jerusalem Prayer Team reports: The Supreme Court yesterday sided with the Obama Administration by invalidating a law that permitted people born in Jerusalem to list Israel as their country of birth. Based on this ruling passports will simply say Jerusalem, as if the Holy City did not have 3,000 years of history with the Jewish people. This is not a surprising ruling-most observers expected it. But it is very revealing.
News from The Israel Project
Iran has sent several thousands of fighters – Iranians, Iraqis, and Afghanis – to Syria to prop up the regime of Bashar al-Assad, according to Syrian and Lebanese sources who spoke to a range of outlets.
As the deadline for a final agreement with Iran approaches, a new report by the Associated Press indicates that the White House interprets ballistic missile sanctions as part of the nuclear sanctions that would be removed in any final deal.
Representatives of the Israeli government and the kingdom of Saudi Arabia met publicly in Washington D.C. to discuss their governments’ shared concern about the threat posed by Iran, The New York Times reported Thursday.
A Sermon of Hate in the District of Columbia
Thetower.org reports: You wouldn’t expect conspiracy theories about Jews and their control of world events to be promoted in a church today. But that is exactly what was preached last month in Washington. Read more.
IT’S NEWS TO ME
China Poised to DEMAND U.S. LAND as Payment for U.S. Debt
Conservativebyte.com reports: That’s part of an evolving proposal Beijing has been developing quietly since 2009 to convert more than $1 trillion of U.S debt it owns into equity. Under the plan, China would own U.S. businesses, U.S. infrastructure and U.S. high-value land, all with a U.S. government guarantee against loss. Read more.
Re-Written U.S. History in Schools makes us the Bad Guy
Punchingbagpost.com reports: According to the new APUSH curriculum “history is written by the victor,” and have brought in foreigners to write the curriculum. The story of how our country was born, developed, and changed through the years will be told from the perspectives of non-Americans, including those whose home countries still harbor resentments against ours over long-ago wars. Read more.
Smoking Gun: Obama’s Ties to Muslim Brotherhood
Conservativeamericaonline.com reports: (WND) The White House isn’t commenting on the exposure of a secret presidential directive, but critics tell WND it confirms what they feared: The Obama administration has an official policy of backing so-called “moderate Islamists,” including the jihadist group the Muslim Brotherhood. Read more.
Prayer Alert: ISIS Kidnaps 88 Eritrean Christians from This Embattled Country
Breakingchristiannews.com reports: (Libya)-[CBN News] Eighty-eight Eritrean Christians from Libya are being held captive by Islamic State. Fox News reports the terror group kidnapped the victims from a people-smugglers caravan last week. A U.S. defense official confirmed the report. Read more.
Border Patrol Sees Huge Spike, Children Traveling Alone
Newsmax.com reports: A new crisis along the U.S.-Mexico border “is starting to resemble the summer border surge of 2014,” a spokesman for some 17,000 patrol agents reported this week. Read more.
3,700 Illegal Immigrant ‘Threat Level 1’ Criminals Released Into U.S. by Homeland Security
Visiontoamerica.com reports: Some of those released were the worst of the worst – more than 3,700 “Threat Level 1” criminals, who are deemed the top priority for deportation, were still released out into the community even as they waited for their immigration cases to be heard. Read more.
ON THE LIGHTER SIDE
What happens if you get scared half to death twice?