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Nelson Mandela discharged from South African hospital after treatment for pneumonia

Nelson Mandela discharged from South African hospital after treatment for pneumonia

94 year old Nelson Mandela, who served as South Africa's first b lack president from 1994 to 1999 after a lengthy imprisonment for fighting South Africa's apartheid policies has been released from a SA hospital after suffering pneumonia.  BBC News ...

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North Carolina House Speaker kills bill that would have allowed the state to create a state sponsored religion in violation of First Amendment to the Constitution

North Carolina House Speaker kills bill that would have allowed the state to create a state sponsored religion in violation of First Amendment to the Constitution

Wednesday Al Stefanelli of GodDiscussion reported that the North Carolina GOP had proposed a bill that would have allowed the state to create a state sponsored religion citing sovereignty of the state, basically saying that North Carolina was exempt from ...

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Federal court rules that emergency contraception is to be made available over the counter without prescription for women aged 17, and without older women having to ask for it

Federal court rules that emergency contraception is to be made available over the counter without prescription for women aged 17, and without older women having to ask for it

Today the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York overturned an earlier FDA ruling that now makes emergency contraceptive Plan B available over the counter within 30 days without a prescription for 17 year olds–and older ...

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Thirteen percent of US Citizens think Obama is the Anti-Christ

Thirteen percent of US Citizens think Obama is the Anti-Christ

When it comes to conspiracy theories, the United States ranks up there with the best of them. Almost 30% believe in aliens and 4% think lizard people are in control of the entire country. 13% are convinced that President Obama ...

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AZ Veterans Services official fired for comment about women's menstrual cycles and combat

AZ Veterans Services official fired for comment about women's menstrual cycles and combat

Joey Strickland, the Director of the Arizona Department of Veterans Services resigned, and Terri Proud, his assistant, was fired over comments made regarding women in combat. Proud cited menstrual cycles as one of the reasons she believes women are not ...

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Virginia GOP Attorney General asks for review of recently overturned anti-sodomy laws

Virginia GOP Attorney General asks for review of recently overturned anti-sodomy laws

On 4 December 2012, The God Discussion reported on a story involving Virginia Attorney General, Republican Ken Cuccinelli's claim that an investigation should be launched because Obama lost to Romney in all of the states that required a photo ID ...

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North Carolina GOP sponsored bill calls for an official state religion

North Carolina GOP sponsored bill calls for an official state religion

North Carolina Republicans have proposed HB494, a bill that defies the United States Constitution by allowing the state to establish an official religion. Sponsored by Republican state Representatives Harry Warren and Carl Ford, along with nine other Republicans, the bill ...

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Georgia celebrates 'Confederate Heritage and History Month'

Georgia celebrates 'Confederate Heritage and History Month'

April is the official month designated in celebration of the Confederacy, and in a report filed by The Daily Beast, reporter John Avlon interviewed the event founder, Ray McBerry. He has called the period of slavery in the south ‘peaceful, ...

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Exceptions for rape in abortion restrictions mocked by Kansas Republicans

Exceptions for rape in abortion restrictions mocked by Kansas Republicans

Republicans in Kansas have referred to rape exceptions as ‘Little Gotcha Amendments’ as they advance an omnibus abortion bill. The bill defines life as beginning at conception, and would be an amendment to the state constitution. Known as HB 2253, ...

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Republican Congressman Gohmert links bestiality and a popular gun safety measure

Republican Congressman Gohmert links bestiality and a popular gun safety measure

Congressman Louie Gohmert has been covered several times by The God Discussion, most recently on 12 February 2013, where we referenced a January 2013 report about U.S. military commanders in Afghanistan who were ordered to remove a steeple and crucifix ...

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GOP Congressman wants abortion banned after three days from conception

GOP Congressman wants abortion banned after three days from conception

Republican Representative Justin Amash, from Michigan, has stated that he would ban the use of any birth control that induces abortion, and an outright ban on abortions after three days from conception. According to a story filed by Raw Story, ...

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Child anti-gay street preacher screams homosexuals worthy of death

Child anti-gay street preacher screams homosexuals worthy of death

The God Discussion reported on 19 March 2013 about the North Carolina church that has promised to cease performing all weddings until marriage equality comes to the state. The announcement was made by the Green Street United Methodist Church, in ...

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New predictions of the accelerated rate of global warming support recent findings

New predictions of the accelerated rate of global warming support recent findings

The God Discussion filed a reported on 13 February 2013, highlighting a new study that showed carbon dioxide gasses are being released faster than previously considered. The University of North Carolina's Rose Cory published a paper in the Proceedings of ...

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