IRVINE, Calif. (RNS) "Michael Oren, propagating murder is not an
expression of free speech!"
And so began the protest of Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren's
lecture at the University of California, Irvine in February 2010, as the
shouting student, Osama Ahmed Shabaik, was escorted out of the
auditorium by police to cheers and jeers.
LONDON (RNS) Two senior judges have banned a Christian couple from any
further foster care because they oppose homosexuality, a stance that the
judges said has no place in the laws of a "largely secular" Britain.