Kentucky officials have agreed to a settlement requiring them to take steps to ensure children are not subjected to religious proselytization, coercion, or discrimination when they are placed by the state with taxpayer-funded, residential child-care providers. State officials also agreed to take action to prohibit providers from discriminating against or mistreating children because of their sexual orientation or gender identity..”
On September 24, the U.S. House of Representatives, by a vote of 218-211, passed the Women’s Health Protection Act. The act safeguards abortion rights by nullifying state abortion bans. It also guarantees the right for patients to receive abortion care and for health care professionals to provide abortions. Chances in the Senate aren’t so good. [Read details.]
In a survey conducted near the end of August, the Pew Research Center found that Evangelical Protestants had the lowest rate — and atheists/agnostics the highest rate — of vaccinations against COVID-19. [See more.]
There are ZOOM meetings on a variety of topics related to psi and the afterlife currently open to new members. Several can be accessed HERE.