The city council met with Minneapolis’ head of police on Tuesday: “Just months after leading an effort that would have defunded the police department, City Council members at Tuesday’s work session pushed Chief Medaria Arradondo to tell them how the department is responding to the violence.”
Newly elected council member Jamal Osman said, “Residents are asking, ‘Where are the police?’”
Jan Markell, founder and director of Olive Tree Ministries and host of “Understanding the Times” on American Family Radio, says this has eschatological significance. “It says in Ezekiel 38 that in the last days Israel must be dwelling in peace and security,” Markell cites.
Gideon Taylor, president of the Claims Conference, called the study’s revelations both “shocking and saddening.” “They underscore why we must act now while Holocaust survivors are still with us to voice their stories,” he said.
A nationally known Southern California pastor is telling government officials who are trying to shut down his congregation’s worship through threats of fines and even jail to “Bring it on!”
John MacArthur of Grace Community Church has argued that officials have not treated churches equally in their coronavirus restrictions, contending they are violating the constitutional right to worship.
Totalitarianism comes knocking . . . literally
Democratic Mayor Sylvester Turner has signed off on a new study that will see city employees visit randomly selected homes in Houston to collect blood samples for COVID-19 antibody testing.