Monday, August 12, 2013

Show Notes 08/11/2013

Show: Sunday 8/11/13


Pope Francis greets Muslims and urges both Christians and Muslims to promote mutual respect.
Before reciting the Angelus prayer the Pope recalled today’s feast of St. Clare of Assisi who left everything to consecrate herself to Christ in poverty, following in the footsteps of St. Francis.

Mexicans coached on credible fear to get into US
Obama amnesty has spread like wildfire in Mexico, igniting a crisis in a border crossing overwhelmed by illegal immigrants who’ve been taught that using “key words and phrases” will allow them to enter and remain in the U.S.

“No Muslim's” parking signs come down outside mall
New parking signs posted outside a Houston-area mosque sparked outrage on Thursday. The posters lined the street near the El Farouq Mosque. In black letters, the signs read, "No Muslim parking in the Westview Shopping Center. Your car will be towed."Many Muslims heading to worship services were offended.

Americans agree: Marijuana shouldn't be criminalized
Despite decades of propaganda from marijuana prohibitionists, a majority of the American public has indeed said "enough" to the policies of cannabis criminalization. And no amount of fear-mongering is going to change this fact.

Kerry: 'Climate Change' Challenges Us as 'Safe Guarders of God's Creation' 
Reiterating a theme he presented two weeks ago at an Iftar dinner celebrating the end of Ramadan, Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday described "global climate change" as "a challenge to our responsibilities as the guardians--safe guarders of God's creation."

Before Gun Advocates Visit, Newtown Starbucks Store Closes
The Starbucks store here closed early Friday, taping a notice to its front door that indicated that it didn't want to take part in a national observance by gun advocates.

USDA Sets Goal to Serve 166 Million Gov’t Subsidized Meals to Kids This Summer
With a record 101 million Americans receiving food aid from the federal government, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) wants more kids to be on the dole for food during the summer months.
http://cnsnews.com/news/article/usda-sets-goal-serve-166-million-gov-t-subsidized-meals-kids-summer#sthash.6kdCTSxJ.dpuf