Global Lane

The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming!] Do you remember, or have you heard of that 1966 film starring Alan Arkin? Directed by Norman Jewison (who has just turned 91-years old), the comedy is about the panic that sets in to a New England town when a Russian submarine runs aground off the coast.We have similar panic today from some Democrats and mainstream media about Russian collusion in our presidential election.  But where is the evidence of collusion?   
In Washington, when it comes to drama and intrigue, truth is often stranger than fiction.Who needs to watch 'House of Cards,' 'Scandal' or 'Madam Secretary?' It’s all here in real life.
Members of a Hindu militant group in India have struck again, gunning down a Christian pastor outside his church.On Saturday night, members of the radical RSS (Rashtriya Swayamseval Sangh) telephoned Pastor Sultan Masih to lure him outside his Temple of God Church  in the Ludhiana District of Punjab.Shortly afterwards, the pastor was shot down by two young men passing by on a motorcycle
The Bible tells Christians how to live, the AP Stylebook tells journalists how to write. It tells them what is proper grammar, and what words are acceptable to maintain objectivity in their writing.
In Texas, of all places, some sixth grade students at one middle school are confused about which bathroom to use.  About 50% of the students told the teacher they wanted to be referred to as “they” instead of him or her. They also told her that she should not assume their gender just by looking at them. Some wanted her to refer to them as “cupcake.”
When Donald Trump talked geopolitics with Putin and others in Germany, there was little mention—if any—of human rights and the strategies to prevent some G20 member states from violating the religious freedom of Christians and other religious minorities.