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July 7, 2008, 8:18 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The role of President Bush's Defense Unified Combat Command for Africa - AFRICOM, established in October 2007 - which includes conducting military operations in that country, was debated by a panel of experts Monday at the conservative Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C.The experts, including Charles Minor III, an ambassador from Liberia, downplayed the combatant aspect of the command and agreed that the initiative would help strengthen U.S.-African relations.
July 7, 2008, 8:18 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Scholars participating in a panel discussion at the libertarian Cato Institute Wednesday called for a partial divestment of aid to troubled African states as a solution to that continent's many problems. One scholar said the foreign aid is so damaging that he hopes to see more of it stolen by corrupt government officials.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Commentary from 400 prominent scientists from around the world, which was included in a U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee report released last week, warns of a religious-like belief in global warming in the scientific community. In opposition to the "consensus" reached by the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) last year, the committee report, sponsored by Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.), presents writings and statements from scientists who expressed skepticism or disbelief in global warming throughout 2007.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - According to telephone conversations taped by a student pro-life publication, The Advocate, at the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA), Planned Parenthood locations in Ohio and Idaho agreed to accept money targeted at minorities even when racist intentions were expressed.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Richard Ellis, vice president of communications for McDonald's USA, recently joined the board of directors of the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) to promote the business of McDonald's to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community - a step the conservative American Family Association (AFA) opposes. The AFA wants Ellis to resign from the board and for McDonald's to withdraw as a "corporate partner" from the NGLCC, in part because they think the organization will lobby for homosexual marriage.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Do corporate executives deserve their big pay packages? Is the CEO of your company "raking in the big bucks while running the company into the ground?" And how does your salary compare with that earned by the head of your company? Those are a few of the questions the AFL-CIO is addressing in its 2008 Executive PayWatch campaign.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The niece of the late Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., is among a group of pro-life black leaders calling for an end to federal funding for Planned Parenthood because of what she calls Planned Parenthood's "racist agenda.""Planned Parenthood is definitely a racist organization - they have a racist agenda," Dr. Alveda King told Cybercast News Service. "Since 1970, there has been something like 50 million abortions. About 17 million of those have been blacks. It's black genocide. They are killing our people and fooling us."
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
Interview (CNSNews.com) - Dr. Michael Ward is considered by many scholars to be a leading authority on the Christian writer and theologian C.S. Lewis (1898-1963), the author of The Chronicles of Narnia, the second Hollywood adaptation of which, Prince Caspian, is now playing in theaters.