Bonnie Pritchett

Bonnie reports on First Amendment freedoms for WORLD Digital.

First Liberty

Airman faces censure over support for Biblical marriage

Religious Liberty | Decorated flight surgeon is accused of making discriminatory remarks about homosexuality
by Bonnie Pritchett
Posted 4/04/17, 03:21 pm

A 26-year U.S. Air Force veteran is battling an official admonishment from his commanding officer over allegedly disparaging remarks he made about homosexuality more than four years ago.

A letter of admonition detailing the accusation, filed with no warning or opportunity for Col. Michael Madrid to respond, is a stain on the decorated airman’s record and could cost him future promotions, his attorney said.

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Vimeo voids Christian videos

Religious Liberty | The sharing site is one of multiple web platforms to censor Biblical messages
by Bonnie Pritchett
Posted 3/31/17, 01:28 pm

Vimeo, a leading online film production and sharing outlet, pulled the entire 850-count video catalog of Pure Passion ministry this month after determining the video content “demeaned” homosexuals. David Foster, founder and executive director of Pure Passion, disputes the allegation and said Vimeo simply did not like his ministry’s message that Jesus saves and heals all sexual brokenness.

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California AG files felony charges against pro-life activists

Abortion | The 15 counts against David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt stem from their undercover investigation into Planned Parenthood
by Bonnie Pritchett
Posted 3/29/17, 02:36 pm

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed 15 felony charges against pro-life activists David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt yesterday, alleging they illegally recorded conversations during their 2015 undercover investigation of Planned Parenthood and its connection to the fetal tissue trade.

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