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The Briefing is a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.

The Briefing is a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.
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The Briefing is a daily analysis of news and events from a Christian worldview.




Monday, October 21, 2019

Turmoil Continues in the U.K. as Parliament Postpones Brexit Again: The Importance of National Sovereignty in a Global Age Canadian Federal Election Today: What’s at Stake as Citizens Head for the Polls? The Importance of Representative Government: But the Representatives Had Better Represent The post Monday, October 21, 2019 appeared first on


Friday, October 18, 2019

California Mandates Abortion Pills Be Available on Every Public University Campus: The Power of California to Set Precedents for the Rest of the Country A Model of Convictional Courage: Sydney Archbishop Challenges Anglicans to Hold Fast to the Biblical View of Marriage or Leave the Church What’s Best for Children? The Wall Street Journal Boldly Argues that Marriage Is the Best Environment for Raising Children The post Friday, October 18, 2019 appeared first on


Thursday, October 17, 2019

LeBron James Missed His Shot When He Entered the Controversy Between the NBA and China: The Moral Perils of Economic Involvement The Battle for the Dignity of Unborn Human Life Rages On: U.S. Appellate Court Blocks Ohio’s Ban on Abortion of Babies with Down Syndrome 2020 Democratic Candidates Won’t Say “Abortion”: The Democratic Plan to Codify Roe v. Wade Becomes Clear on Debate Stage The Defense of Life Defines the Race: Absolute Contrast In Election Battle for Kentucky Governor The post...


Wednesday, October 16, 2019

The Secular Threat Defined: A Remarkable Defense of Religious Liberty from the U.S. Attorney General What Exactly Does It Take to be Called an Extremist by the Secular Left? Evidently, It Doesn’t Require Anything Extreme The Reshaped Battle for Religious Liberty in the United States: Lessons from History Inform the Present The post Wednesday, October 16, 2019 appeared first on


Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The Showdown Between the NBA and China: Why Are American Corporations Abandoning Conscience When It Comes to China? American Medicine Shifts to the Left: The Underlying Factors that Have Caused a Worldview Transformation in the Medical Field Streaming Services like Netflix Set Their Sights on Children: What Goes in the Eyes Reaches the Mind and Heart The post Tuesday, October 15, 2019 appeared first on


Monday, October 14, 2019

The Cultural Left Bares Its Teeth: No Tax Exemption, Even for Churches that Resist the Sexual Revolution A Parade of Intolerance in the Name of Tolerance: A Candidate by Candidate Breakdown of the CNN Town Hall Beto O’Rourke Just Said Loudly What the Others on Stage Just Said More Quietly: An Open Threat to Churches and Christians Who Hold to Biblical Conviction The post Monday, October 14, 2019 appeared first on


Friday, October 11, 2019

“There Are No Easy Answers in Syria”— The U.S. Withdrawal and the Plight of the Kurds Planned Parenthood Pledges $45 Million to Pro-Abortion Candidates in 2020 Elections, a Reminder that Every Election Is a Choice Between Worldviews Why Is Legal Deference Given to Religious Beliefs? Defending Our God-Given First Liberty in an Increasingly Hostile Age The post Friday, October 11, 2019 appeared first on


Thursday, October 10, 2019

How Do You Know When There Is a Constitutional Crisis? The Impeachment Showdown Between the White House and Congress Progresses The Missing Backdrop to the NBA and China: Criticism and Freedom of Speech in Democracy and Totalitarianism What Exactly Does ‘Sex’ Mean? Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Question of LGBT and Civil Rights Act The post Thursday, October 10, 2019 appeared first on


Wednesday, October 9, 2019

China Cracks Down on Christian Education of Children: A Totalitarian Regime Must Control Everything Children and Theology: Should the Faith Be Reinvented for Each Generation? Massive Site of Child Sacrifice Excavated in Peru: The Horrible Refutation of Moral Relativism The post Wednesday, October 9, 2019 appeared first on


Tuesday, October 8, 2019

The Secularization of the Liberal Left: Theological Issues Come to the Political Foreground Do the 2020 Democratic Candidates for President Have Any Boundaries When It Comes to Abortion? The Conundrum of the Democratic Party: How Can a Candidate Attract Both Religious and Secular Voters? The post Tuesday, October 8, 2019 appeared first on


Monday, October 7, 2019

As Supreme Court Begins New Term Today, Big Decisions on LGBTQ Rights Hang in the Balance Is Belief in God Necessary to Be Good? Richard Dawkins Says “No” in New Book, But Hopes People Act As If It Were True The Battle for the Hearts and Minds of Young People: Christians Must Understand What those with Opposing Worldviews Already Know The post Monday, October 7, 2019 appeared first on


Friday, October 4, 2019

The Parable of Justin Trudeau: Canada’s Great Liberal Hope Faces His Troubling Past as Federal Election Approaches Canada’s Progressive Trajectory of Secularization: Why Political Issues Always Reveal Morality and Theology Updating the Race for the 2020 Democratic Nomination for President: Big News and Major Developments The post Friday, October 4, 2019 appeared first on


Thursday, October 3, 2019

Freedom vs. Totalitarianism: A Massive Worldview Conflict Turns Violent in Hong Kong The Transgender Revolution’s Steamroller Keeps Rolling On, New Headlines Every Day The Transgender Revolution Just Won’t Work: Gender Confusion in the Hospital, Theatre, Classroom, and Courtroom The post Thursday, October 3, 2019 appeared first on


Wednesday, October 2, 2019

What is the Real Worldview of Silicon Valley? The Theology of the Church of Techno-Optimism The Failure of the American Elites: American Values Wither The Transgender Revolution Marches On: Gender Confusion on the Rugby Field and in Celebrity Culture The post Wednesday, October 2, 2019 appeared first on


Tuesday, October 1, 2019

70th Anniversary of the People’s Republic of China: How Mao Zedong’s Declaration of a Totalitarian, One-Party State in 1949 Changed the World Government Wants All the Children: Britain’s Labour Party Adopts Platform for Abolishment of Private Schools The Propaganda of Banned Books Week: What’s Really Behind a Society Celebrating Books that Aren’t Actually Banned The post Tuesday, October 1, 2019 appeared first on


Monday, September 30, 2019

Blockbuster Developments Expected This Week in Impeachment Process and Brexit: Tracking the Unfolding Story as History is Made Culture of Death Gains Ground in New South Wales: The Sickening Celebration of Legalizing “Infanticide on Demand” The Geographic Intensity of the Pro-Abortion Movement: The City of Austin Feuds with the State of Texas Over Abortion Support Freedom to Kill? Hospitals in Italy Become a Dangerous Place for Human Dignity The post Monday, September 30, 2019 appeared first...


Friday, September 27, 2019

Mattel Introduces Gender-Neutral Dolls: The Moral Revolution Explodes on the Toy Aisle The Problem of Adolescence for the Gender Revolution: A Telling Signal of the New Gender Confusion The Necessity of Defining “Mother”: English Common Law Faces Off Against Transgender Ideology A Sign of Strange Times: Federal Government Assigns Gender to Baby Whose Parents Wanted to Raise Him in a “Gender Creative” Way Reflections on a Day Observing Parliament: A Reminder of the Rare Privilege That Is...


Thursday, September 26, 2019

The Expansion of Law and the Decline of Politics: On Both Sides of the Atlantic, the Role of the Courts Continues to Grow Globalism vs. Patriotism: The Necessity of Patriotism in a Global World Where Do Rights Come From? President Trump Addresses Religious Freedom at United Nations Meeting French Parliament Debates IVF Technology for Those Outside Heterosexual Marriage: Why the Presence of a Father Is So Important in the Life of a Child The post Thursday, September 26, 2019 appeared first on...


Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Constitutional Crisis in the United States: Speaker of the House Announces Impeachment Inquiry Against President Trump Constitutional Crisis in the United Kingdom: Brexit Turmoil Continues as Supreme Court Rules Against Prime Minister The 75th Anniversary of Operation Market Garden: Remembering the Failed Attempt to End World War Two in 1944 The Collapse of the Thomas Cook Travel Agency: The Big Story of How Travel Changed the World The post Wednesday, September 25, 2019 appeared first on...


Tuesday, September 24, 2019

When Medical School Gets Woke: Worldview Change Comes from the Classroom to the Culture Coming to a Curriculum Near You: Less Science, More Social Justice Journalism in the 21st Century: The Gender Editor of the New York Times Makes the Paper’s Worldview Clear The post Tuesday, September 24, 2019 appeared first on