Articles by Laurie Higgins
Culture Warrior Peter LaBarbera Barred from Canada
By Laurie Higgins   |   04.11.14
*** UPDATE: The hearing has concluded in Regina, Saskatchewan, and Peter LaBarbera will be permitted to remain in Canada to speak at...
The True Face of “Anti-Bullying”: Dan Savage
By Laurie Higgins   |   04.08.14
As the Illinois House of Representatives in Springfield stands poised to pass yet another homosexuality-affirming “anti-bullying” bill out of committee...
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French Parents, American Parents, and Stereotyping
By Laurie Higgins   |   04.08.14
If French parents can do it, American parents can do it. Pull their kids out of school for a day,...
Mozilla CEO Forced Out: The “Resignation” Heard Round the World
By Laurie Higgins   |   04.04.14
It shouldn’t have taken the forced resignation of Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich for the Left to admit that homosexual activists...
State Representative Kelly Cassidy’s At It Again
By Laurie Higgins   |   04.04.14
UGLY-HEAD-REARING ALERT Two years ago, yet another “anti-bullying” law (HB 5290) was defeated in the Illinois Senate. It has now...
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World Vision Needs Leadership Changes
By Laurie Higgins   |   04.01.14
Although the tempest surrounding World Vision’s policy change and abrupt reversal of policy change on hiring men and women in...
UPDATE:  World Vision Reverses Course
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.26.14
Just one day after announcing that World Vision U.S. would hire men and women in unions recognized by the government as homosexual “marriages,” it has reverted to its original policy that prohibits hiring those who engage in homosexual activity and affirm homosexual relationships.
World Vision’s Worldly Vision
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.26.14
World Vision, a well-known, well-regarded, and well-funded Christian charity has decided to abandon its policy that prohibits the hiring of...
Fatuous “White Privilege Conference” This Week
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.25.14
Many Americans find President Obama’s obsession with income inequality troubling. Many think the goal of equality of outcome as opposed...
Hobby Lobby Case Goes to Supreme Court
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.25.14
This week the U.S. Supreme Court hears a critically important religious freedom case. The Court will determine whether Hobby Lobby...
Lesbian Lawmaker Seeks to Ban Counseling for Unwanted Same-Sex Attraction
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.23.14
Lesbian state representative and activist for all things homosexual, Kelly Cassidy (D-Chicago) has introduced yet another terrible piece of legislation...
Colorful Condom Dispensers in Chicago Public Schools
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.20.14
For those who care about how our hard-earned taxes are spent, take a look-see at the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative...
Why Expose Teacher Emails?
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.17.14
This weekend I published and responded to yet another email from homosexual public high school teacher Rich Robinson who has admitted to me...
Woe to Those Who Call Evil Good
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.15.14
If you want a clearer sense of whom we are paying to teach our children, read this. Friday, I wrote...
Prevaricating “Progressives”
By Laurie Higgins   |   03.14.14
Truthiness:
the quality of preferring concepts or facts one wishes to be true, rather than concepts or facts known...
Laurie Higgins
IFI Cultural Analyst
Laurie Higgins

Laurie Higgins became the Illinois Family Institute’s Cultural Analyst in the fall of 2008. Prior to working for the IFI, Laurie worked full-time for eight years in Deerfield High School’s writing center in Deerfield, Illinois. 

Her cultural commentaries have been carried on a number of pro-family websites nationally and internationally, and Laurie has appeared on numerous radio programs across the country. In addition, Laurie has spoken at the Council for National Policy and educational conferences sponsored by the Constitutional Coalition. 

She has been married to her husband for forty years, and they have four grown children and five grandchildren.

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