Topic: culture

Over the most recent decade for which data are available (2001–2011), the overall U.S. abortion rate, calculated as the annual number of abortions per 1,000 women of childbearing age (15 to 44), has ... discuss

Whatever the future may hold for Joan Rivers, who may have experienced brain damage during surgery, she will always be an exceptional human being deserving of equal rights and perceived moral value. ... discuss

This is how the culture of death advances. A clueless, or cowardly–or both–authority figure says he or she is against assisted suicide except as a very last resort when everything else has been ... discuss

We just returned from 11:30 Mass -- a very noisy Mass, I might add. The funny thing was at the end of the Mass we walked out amidst little groups of laughing and talking families and friends who could ... discuss

Visiting my granddaughter, a freshman at the University of Steubenville, I took a turn around the bookstore and picked up Alice Von Hildebrand's biography of her husband Dietrich, The Soul of a Lion. ... discuss

Rocker Marilyn Manson, while certainly no role model for children, is, nonetheless, an intelligent chap. He at least calls it how he sees it. “This is the culture you’re raising your kids in,” h ... discuss

Dear Rob Ford Opponents:This race is not about skin colour or sex. It is very much about the divide between those who think they are always right, and a fair number of almost everyone else. The p ... discuss

By Anna Abbott | Family Matters: Catholic Culture | The release of Darren Aronofsky’s Noah was a fascinating moment — not for art or film history, but because it spurred Christia ... discuss

This one comes via Selwyn Duke and is reported at The New American: It gives new meaning to the term “shotgun wedding”: Government officials in New York have told an upstate farming couple that th ... discuss

The mother of a Burger King employee caught on video shoving and hitting members of a pro-life activist group and kicking down their signs during an obscenity-laden tirade against “male privilege” ... discuss

Brethren, Peace be with you.This, according to Aleteia.org:On Wednesday, Federal Judge Clark Waddoups finalized his December order striking down a key part of Utah’s statute banning the practice of ... discuss

Moral theologian William Smith once commented that “all social engineering is preceded by verbal engineering.” In today’s 140-character Twitter world, what this means is that it is not very hard ... discuss

Flanked by 120 law enforcement officers, 300 pro-life demonstrators marched the streets of Salzburg, Austria in peaceful solidarity. Several protesters were detained by police as the marchers carried ... discuss

Rome, Italy, Aug 29, 2014 / 11:55 am (CNA).- Those who are in irregular marital situations cannot receive Holy Communion but are still Christian faithful and “must feel at home” in Catholi ... discuss

Sabbath as Resistance: Saying No to the Culture of Now by Walter BrueggemannIt’s a weekly retirement from your career. You can find out who you are without your job getting in the way, without your ... discuss

A certain mega-church pastor once spoke from the pulpit his desire to go "all Old Testament" on some people who disagreed with him. The Old Testament (OT) is associated with an eye for eye, tooth for ... discuss

 Canadian Cowardly Head Doc’s Hand-Wringing OK for Assisted Suicide By Wesley J. Smith Dr. Chris Simpson, the new president of the Canadian Medical AssociationThis is how the culture ... discuss

It is indeed a shame that there is a “need” for a product like the new rape-prevention nail polish, and for a morally diseased culture such as ours, there is nothing to criticize about these young ... discuss

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Seoul, South Korea, Aug 29, 2014 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A former Korean ambassador to the Holy See spoke of the effects of Pope Francis' recent visit to South Korea, saying that all of Asia now ... discuss

By Don DeMarco, Ph. D. Maternity brings to mind a quartet of virtues that a mother possesses in a pre-eminent way:  creativity, tenderness, enthusiasm, and godliness. Creativity: Joszef Cardinal Min ... discuss

Good, err, day. A post sort of against profiling. Profiling is racist when the criteria chosen are inappropriate. if race is a factor predictive of crime then race is not an inappropriate criteria. ... discuss

By The ADF Creative Team Who is your favorite Christian character on television? That’s a tough one given the limited options, like the kind of choices you’d get in a socialist cafeteria. For yea ... discuss

August 28, 2014 — Flanked by 120 law enforcement officers, 300 pro-life demonstrators marched the streets of Salzburg, Austria in peaceful solidarity. Several protesters were detained by police ... discuss

I predicted in 2013 that the company which bought Geron would restart its embryonic stem cell product human trial. Indeed, it is.I could also have predicted the media would hype it to the moon. A ... discuss

I predicted in 2013 that the company which bought Geron would restart its embryonic stem cell product human trial. Indeed, it is. I could also have predicted the media would hype it to the moon. And ... discuss

The Washington Post recently carried an article by Peter Whoriskey entitled, "As More hospices enroll patients who aren't dying, questions about lethal doses arise". See http://www.washingtonpost ... discuss

Fr. Barron has some insightful comments on the modern idea of believing in yourself and what it means in a culture which tries to downgrade God's divinity. ... discuss

Click here to subscribe to The Social Conservative Review. Dear Friends, Baseball great Lou Gehrig is one of my heroes. His photo is on the wall of my office and I recall vividly seeing his uniform a ... discuss

In January, Rosdeep Adekoya beat her 3-year-old son to death and then buried his body in the woods.   Now, the citizens of Edinburgh are upset because Adekoya was not tried for murder. Instead, she ... discuss

Religious Humanism is the religious philosophy, ideology and overall worldview dominating secular thought and driving political policy.The news media, pop-culture, education, institutions of higher le ... discuss

Rimini, Italy, Aug 28, 2014 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Referring to the label “Nazarene” marked on houses of Christians in Iraq by the militant Islamic State, a Muslim scholar also calle ... discuss

Here are today’s Kindle deals: Shame Interrupted by Ed Welch (free); The Heresy of Orthodoxy by Andreas Kostenberger ($1.99); New from GLH Publishing is According to Promise by Char ... discuss

By Caitlin Bootsma Being “released” sounds so ordinary, perhaps even positive. To the citizens portrayed in Lois Lowry’s The Giver (a recently released movie and young adult fiction favorite), b ... discuss

By: Dr Kevin Fitzpatrick - Not Dead Yet UK and Director of EPC - Europe.Dr Kevin FitzpatrickPeople in Belgium more or less ‘go along’ with the idea of euthanasia, even as the practice of euthanasi ... discuss

Pro-Choice Student: Are you still pro-life in cases of rape? Nick: Yes, I don’t see the crimes of a father as justification for abortion. Pro-Choice Student: The kid is just going to be a painful re ... discuss

Horrifying story of UK coverup of child sex crimes against over 1,000 children, because perps were Pakistani and Muslim- and I do mean horrifying.  Absolutely ugly, despicable, and disgusting.  Thes ... discuss

Tax-Funded PBS to Air Propaganda Film “Humanizing” Docs Who Do Third-Trimester Abortions Looking for something to do on Labor Day? The taxpayer-funded PBS has an answer for you: a move that “ ... discuss

Dr. Bill Smith, Editor:  Get your favorite refreshment and digest read this "meat and potatoes" digest by Nelson Heltberg.  It is indeed time for the establishment of a "Proper Foreign Polic ... discuss

Bellwether by Connie WillisMy rating: 5 of 5 starsSandra Foster studies fads and their meanings for the HiTek corporation. Bennet O'Reilly works with monkey group behavior and chaos theory for the sam ... discuss

By: Dick Manasseri RightMI.com Pride Parades have become the vogue for the “Look at me, I’m a celebrity” crowd that now rules pop-culture and its romance with Reality TV. The MI GOP Convention l ... discuss

 Push to Make Suicide Easier Will Never Stop By Wesley J. Smith Dignitas in SwitzerlandHere’s the advocacy con advanced by suicide promoters in the UK to bludgeon Parliament into leg ... discuss

 Willie Parker’s “Abortion Ministry” By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This article appears in the August issue of National Right to Life News. The edition can be read in its en ... discuss

Originally published in The Post-Abortion Review 3(2) Spring 1995. Copyright 1995 Elliot Institute, this 3 part article by David C. Reardon, Ph.D., is still one of my favorite series of articles on a ... discuss

Time once again for our usual midweek feature.Miranda Lambert made her Nashville recording debut in 2005, and when she's not performing with the Pistol Annies, she is making statements on the shifting ... discuss

(Zenit.org) — The British Parliament is currently considering the legalization of assisted suicide. The act under consideration was introduced by Lord Falconer and eschews the term “suicide,” p ... discuss

Today is the feast of one of my favorite saints, St. Monica. St. Monica a tenacious prayer warrior when it came to her children, particularly Augustine who later became one of the great doctors of the ... discuss

A great problem in our modern culture is our lack of connection to our neighbors. This is particularly troubling when we see it among Christian conservatives. Of all religious and political combinatio ... discuss

“Barack knows that we are going to have to make sacrifices; we are going to have to change our conversation; we’re going to have to change our traditions, our history; we’re going to have to mov ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog,Pro-Life in TN, and KelliAt First Things, J.D. Flynnpens a beautiful response to noted atheist Richard Dawkins’ controversial Tweet about the “ ... discuss

At the ACLJ, we have been working overtime to get a whistleblower case against Planned Parenthood back on track after a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ordered the ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli At First Things, J.D. Flynn pens a beautiful response to noted atheist Richard Dawkins’ controversial Tweet about the “immorali ... discuss

Vatican City, Aug 26, 2014 / 12:31 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Participants in the annual Ratzinger “schulerkreis” study group were overjoyed at seeing the retired pontiff in good health, noting ... discuss

By Marissa Poulson, Web Writer Suffering is not pleasant—most of us can agree on that. Suffering though, no matter how unpleasant, is something we all share. We all have moments of pain and sorrow t ... discuss

Stories like this convince me that at least some feminists have mental health issues. Some college students, trying to help, invented a nail polish that detects ‘roofies,’ or date rape dru ... discuss

It was disorienting when contraception suddenly became a political issue at the behest of Democrats during the Republican presidential primaries of 2012. Now, it is clear why that happened (in additi ... discuss

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What do you know about...terminal sedationPOLSTliving wills that can kill you"futile care" provisions to hasten your death (Think death panels.)false declarations of deathSt. Francis University in Lor ... discuss

Foreign policy as an act of atonement.   Some of us live through the accident of birth and/or our ancestors’ sacrifices, in a functioning democracy. Such a system allows citizens to make choic ... discuss

 Pregnant couples who plan to abort Down syndrome babies defend their choice By Sarah Terzo By now, most pro-lifers have heard the cruel and elitist comments made by Richard Dawkins ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Whoever loves me will keep my word, and my Fath ... discuss

 Pro-abortionists pervert “ice-bucket challenge” like they do everything else By Dave Andrusko As my wife put it this morning, we are re-entering the world we had blissfully igno ... discuss

Growing up, I was a strong advocate for the “purity movement” of the late 90’s.  This was a movement primarily in the Christian evangelical church which encouraged teenage boys and girls (predo ... discuss

A Catholic Archdiocese is warning pro-life advocates about the final destination of donations for the popular Ice Bucket Challenge, which has become a pop culture and social media phenomenon. Read mor ... discuss

By Joe Kral Otto Van Bismarck was once famously said, “Politics is the art of the possible”. But just because something is possible does not mean it should be done. In 2011, a debate emerged among ... discuss

On August 16th, Canada’s Crossroads walkers completed their three-month pilgrimage from Vancouver to Ottawa – across the entire length of the massive country. According to Crossroads website, ... discuss

Here’s the advocacy con advanced by suicide promoters in the UK to bludgeon Parliament into legalizing doctor-prescribed death. First, get the media to publish pro-suicide stories of Brits flying to ... discuss

A Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) news blog featured a story about a new line of clothing for people with Downs Syndrome that has been launched. Karen Bowersox of Mentor OH, has developed a cl ... discuss

Chad Judice is well-known amongst pro-lifers, as he has written and spoken about his son Elijah, who was diagnosed in 2008 with spina bifida while in the womb and was indeed born with the condition. E ... discuss

Contact: Nelan Hughes, 864-977-2008, Nelan.Hughes@ngu.edu CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 25, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Some of the top names in law, politics, history, culture, theology and more will take ... discuss

Last Wednesday, New Jersey governor and kinda-sorta-presidential hopeful Chris Christie took on a challenger in a townhall-style meeting, to discuss one of the burning issues of our time. You can agre ... discuss

Washington, DC (LiveActionNews) — By now, most pro-lifers have heard the cruel and elitist comments made by Richard Dawkins about aborting Down syndrome babies. Dawkins claims that the “ethica ... discuss

A Catholic Archdiocese is warning pro-life advocates about the final destination of donations for the popular Ice Bucket Challenge, which has become a pop culture and social media phenomenon. The popu ... discuss

Professor Richard Dawkins has been pontificating again, this time taking a break from his busy schedule to condemn parents who refuse to conform to the culture of death. On Twitter yesterday he said p ... discuss

  Culture News BREAKING: California to force Catholic universities to buy elective abortion insurance   Susan Michelle Tyrell  ... discuss

The Watcher’s Council Every week on Monday morning, the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum with short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture or daily living ... discuss

The Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem has expressed dismay at the collapse of Gaza peace talks, saying peace is unlikely until there is a new culture and mentality that allows the people of Gaza to live a ... discuss

Editorial Cartoon by Michael Ramerez - (@IBDinvestors) Tags: Barack Obama, Politics, Government, Policy, Health Care, Culture, Media, editorial cartoon, Michael Rameriz, Investors To share or post t ... discuss

By Peter Kwasniewski, Ph.D. Back in 1997, I was browsing a bookshop and came upon a book that truly shocked and horrified me. A feminist theologian had written a book wherein she argued that the two g ... discuss

Oh boy! Seriously, who knew that gaming culture has been so taken over and terrorized by the PC police, apparently now called Social Justice Warriors. What a joke. Those fools aren’t warring aga ... discuss

Text:  Matthew 16:13-20Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord T Jesus Christ.  Amen.Jesus was coming into the region of Caesarea Philippi.  It was a region that had roy ... discuss

Hitler meeting with the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem (Dec. 1941) “Allah is our objective; the Qur’an is the Constitution; the Prophet is our leader; jihad is our way; death for the sake of Al ... discuss

“Progressives are not in politics to tinker with the existing system although they understand that tinkering and fixing problems along with way will gain them votes. They are in politics to transfor ... discuss

TheRichest.com, a website full of trivia and gossip that can really drain if not pollute your brain, has published a list of 8 famous people who narrowly avoided being aborted. Surely there are more, ... discuss

 from Jill Stanek.comby Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and KelliAmericans United for Life remarks on the Iowa court win upholding the ban on webcam abortions in the state. The ban ... discuss

I told you this was coming. Now, Jerry Brown has decided to force two Catholic universities to cover abortion in their health insurance. From the San Francisco Chronicle story: Gov. Jerry Brown’s ad ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli Americans United for Life remarks on the Iowa court win upholding the ban on webcam abortions in the state. The ban was put in place by the ... discuss

What used to be called the pro-choice movement is morphing into an agenda that is enthusiastically and unabashedly, pro-abortion. Why? As I explain in my First Things biweekly column: Mendacity has it ... discuss

I have a few quibbles with this article (getting drunk is not a healthy way to deal with things!), but the gist is correct.In fact, it's a good way to deal with life in general.There's a whininess and ... discuss

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She was born Isabella, or "Belle" as she was commonly called. As a slave in America in the late 1700s and early 1800s, she didn't have a last name. Just Belle. Her slave master only spoke to her an ... discuss

I think as we descend into more cultural and societal chaos on the road to the last day, it will be more and more important for those of us in politics to decide which comes first, faith or politics. ... discuss

by Newt Gingrich: A lot of people have commented on and made fun of the frequency of President Obama’s golfing. The more I watched President Obama, however, the more I concluded the problem was wh ... discuss

Vatican City, Aug 21, 2014 / 02:07 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- “Slaves no more, but brothers and sisters” is the title of the message Pope Francis will deliver for the 2015 World Day of Peace, th ... discuss

First... it's been several months since my last post. I didn't realize it was that long!Ah, life. May involved my oldest daughter graduating from college and a trip to California for that. June saw a ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Shout it aloud, do not hold back. Raise your vo ... discuss

This week atheist writer, Richard Dawkins, tweeted that parents should abort their babies with Downs and \"try again.\" He said it was \"immoral\" for parents not to kill their baby if he or she ... discuss

On the heels of the controversy over Richard Dawkins’ comments saying that parents of unborn babies who are found to have Down syndrome should abort them comes this. This kind of story shoes the ... discuss

Kevin Stormans faced an impossible choice: violate his conscience or do what he knew was right and lose his pharmacy business. When the Washington State Pharmacy Board required pharmacies in the stat ... discuss

At First Things, Professor Robert George usefully explains internal viewpoints that are shaping external issues which are shattering our culture today. The other week, Victoria Beeching, a well-known ... discuss

The GOP once again appears clueless.  But not quite for the reason that liberals suppose. An August 4th New York Times article by John Harwood, Democrats Seize on Social Issues as Attitudes Shift ... discuss

Reflecting on his five-day apostolic visit to South Korea that concluded Monday, Pope Francis affirmed that Christ never diminishes or cancels something 'good,' like culture, he only enriches them, an ... discuss

“It is not one world,” Paul Harvey used to remind his listeners, and events of recent weeks have underscored that in heart-breaking ways, as word pours in of increasingly vicious and aggr ... discuss

 Pro-abortionist not looking for the truth, looking for a win By Dave Andrusko The first few times I was actually hesitant (well, sort of) to write about it. By “it” I mean pro-ab ... discuss

My friend Dan and his wife Judy are missionaries with SIM in Ethiopia. Dan and Judy, a registered nurse, raised three wonderful children in the Seattle area, which is where we met. We served together ... discuss

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.” – Matthew 5:9How do we deal with the violence, war, and conflicts that we face in our world today?  How can we serve ... discuss

By Mitchell Kalpakgian, Ph.D. In Orwell’s novel Winston Smith, the protagonist, finds himself living in an inhuman world he cannot recognize as normal or natural. Aware of life in London before the ... discuss

ALRANZ is dishonest and hypocritical in setting up a website to list doctors who are known to oppose the killing of innocent unborn children and who are not prepared to prescribe contraception. The li ... discuss

Houston, Texas, Aug 19, 2014 / 05:15 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Church in the U.S. should not and cannot ignore the ever-increasing Latino population, Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia said Satu ... discuss

I think it is time to start calling Peter Singer ”Professor Death.” The Princeton moral philosopher–an oxymoron in his case–is the world’s foremost proponent of infanticide. He usually use ... discuss

Jorge Serrano, with wife Magdalena, and Father Shenan J. Boquet MEXICO CITY, Mexico – August 19, 2014 – Father Shenan J. Boquet, President of Human Life International (HLI), attended the 25th anni ... discuss

In today's culture we are constantly cajoled about the need to concern ourselves with "niche interests" and to demonstrate acceptance for those who choose to live "outside the norm." Unless, that is, ... discuss

I am currently reading through a book called Who Killed Homer?: The Demise of Classical Education and the Recovery of Greek Wisdom by Victor Davis Hanson and John Heath. In the book they make the ... discuss

by Hans Johnson During Pope Francis‘ trip to South Korea, he visited the House of Hope in Kkottongnae, which cares for the elderly and disabled who were rejected by their families. While there ... discuss

By Simcha Fisher | The other day, I announced my pregnancy on my Patheos blog. Having used up all my creativity in making the actual baby, I didn't order custom-printed baby announceme ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “For see what earnestness this godly sorrow has ... discuss

Chiang Mai, Thailand, Aug 19, 2014 / 02:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In preparation for the upcoming synod on the family, more than 50 Thai faithful came together last month for a weekend of community buil ... discuss

Contact: Linda Johnson-LeBlanc, 610-768-2458 VALLEY FORGE, Penn., Aug. 15, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Does your ministry include the people of God who are Deaf? More than 28 million Americans are ... discuss

By Don DeMarco, Ph. D. He was Mr. Basketball, the Houdini of the Hardwood. He was blessed with long arms and peripheral vision. These gifts together with being ambidextrous and having extraordinary c ... discuss

asked the black dude. To watch the VIDEO click on the picture! Click here to view the embedded video. Because if they did your black “leaders” like Jesse Hymietown Jackson and Al Tawana Brawley Cr ... discuss

As FLOTUS Hillary Clinton was the perpetual tag-a-long side-kick for Bill. In her mind she may have thought she was co-president but in reality her presence was more like “oh yes, and Hillary ... discuss

I don’t condone looting, but do believe there are situations where looting is necessary. Take Hurricane Katrina for example. Looting to get food and water for survival was warranted, that is if you ... discuss

Houston, Texas, Aug 18, 2014 / 05:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- If Christianity could be contained in one tweet, it might read: God creates man, man sins against God, God sends his only Son into the world t ... discuss

Most of us agree we should stand by our friends, and that we should keep our promises. However, the U.S. has a decidedly mixed record in doing this. I will look at that record, but the reason to reall ... discuss

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (www.forerunner.com) – I was in New Orleans for a week in July with Operation Save America (OSA). It was a fitting follow-up to the OSA Regional event held in Kissimmee, ... discuss

by Ralph Benko, Contributing Author: The GOP once again appears clueless. But not quite for the reason that liberals suppose.An August 4th New York Times article by John Harwood, Democrats Seize ... discuss

We like it – they don’t. They – our opponents and many of their media supporters – would rather talk about a “war on women.” That’s why, as sure as April showers, every federal election ... discuss

So, why are [Liberals] better at conveying our message? For good filmmakers, the story comes before the message. Conservatives seem to want immediate returns on their investment in cult ... discuss

Transhumanism is selfish, all about me-me, I-I. It’s goal is immortality for those currently alive, and the right to radically remake themselves and their progeny in their own image. Zoltan Istvan, ... discuss

Also saved in OneNote The new movie, The Giver, adapted from Lois Lowry’s classic young adult novel, is being hailed by pro-life leaders as a genuinely pro-life movie.Sometimes an author writes a s ... discuss

The Knights of Columbus with the pilgrim icon. Our return to Washington on July 19 brought many blessings to those engaged in pro-life work and for many was a chance to grow in their devotion to Our L ... discuss

  Culture News Sister of aborted baby describes her strugglesI recently interviewed Donna, who struggles with feelings of loss, sadness, and guilt over an abortion her mother had before s ... discuss

Here's my question:Can you empathize with the unborn child who had his heart pierced with an injection of potassium chloride? ... discuss

For years, pro-choicers on abortion have insisted that they are not “pro abortion.” Indeed, many insisted that the decision is “difficult” and that abortion should be “safe, legal, and rare. ... discuss

The Watcher’s Council Every week on Monday morning, the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum with short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture or daily living ... discuss

By TITO EDWARDS | The Non-Sexual Hook-Up Culture by Kevin O'Brien – BigPulpit.com We Can Build Jerusalem Amongst Inner City Housing Projects – David Clayton, The Way of Beauty Rede ... discuss

When President Obama took office the United States paid several millions of dollars to have a large number of Palestinians , ( All Muslim ), immigrated here from Palestine . Why? We don’t pay ... discuss

The bloodthirsty and brutal Islamic terrorist group. Boko Haram, appear to be attempting to show the world that they’re equal opportunity kidnappers on Friday when they invaded a village in Nige ... discuss

The Deliberate Underclass For several decades Black Americans by multiple measures – including literacy levels, employment and incarceration rates – out achieved their White peers. You would be f ... discuss

There is an interesting psychological phenomenon that was identified in 1972 called "Groupthink". Wikipedia [HERE] gives us the definition:Groupthink is a psychological phenomenon that occurs within ... discuss

 “The Giver” opens today and why you should see it By Dave Andrusko Ordinarily it makes no matter to me whether I see a pre-screening of a movie. I know enough about film to know ... discuss

 Pro-abortionist foregoes the usual pretense: having an abortion is “not difficult” By Dave Andrusko We describe EMILY’s List as a wealthy pro-abortion PAC that supports only ... discuss

 Like it or Not – Abortion is an Issue in the 2014 Elections By Karen Cross, National Right to Life Political Director Editor’s note. This appeared on page one of the August editio ... discuss

The Culture of Life Review had high praise for a new conservative commentary site called Rightly Wired:Rightly Wired an Inspired New SiteWe stumbled across a terrific new site today, Rightly Wire ... discuss

by Fr. Lawrence Farley - Like it or not, homosexuality is not a private proclivity like other sins; it is a powerful movement, and one that now demands the surrender of Christian conscience. Not so lo ... discuss

There are some great prolife websites and we visit many of them daily and link to a lot of the top ones.  Of course, Life News, Foundation Life Pro-life News, ProLife Uni ... discuss

I can well remember back in fourth grade when I was introduced to the music of Tom Lehrer, the mathematician and musical satirist whose album This Was the Year That Was became very popular about that ... discuss

Apparently in today's liberal-dominated culture, a conservative just has to expect that when they say anything about the truth, it will be distorted by liberals. So it is when we see headlines proclai ... discuss

The Association Game: Is this Ukrainian more like Putin or Poroshenko? Republican water-carriers can smear the Pauls as isolationists all they want: the notion of the US as “world cop” is still ne ... discuss

A link dump just because I have lots to do today.A disturbing study of gendercide in India. In some places, the sex ratio is getting worse. It's all due to the dowry system.Queensland Maternal and Per ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli At Coming Home, Dr. Gerard Nadal details the perfect storm swirling in Australia (as well as the United States) where empirical evidence on ... discuss

Contact: Linda Johnson-LeBlanc, 610-768-2458 VALLEY FORGE, Penn., Aug. 15, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Does your ministry include the people of God who are Deaf? More than 28 million Americans are ... discuss

The new movie, The Giver, adapted from Lois Lowry’s classic young adult novel, is being hailed by pro-life leaders as a genuinely pro-life movie. Sometimes an author writes a story because she wants ... discuss

We like it – they don’t. They – our opponents and many of their media supporters – would rather talk about a “war on women.”That’s why, as sure as April showers, every federal election c ... discuss

Suicide advocacy never stops. Even as the world mourns a celebrity self-destruction, Derek Humpry’s group ERGO–Euthanasia Research Guidance Organization–continues the death proselytizing–this ... discuss

El Greco, The Assumption of the Virgin, 1577via WikipediaOn November 1, 1950, Pius XII defined the dogma of the Assumption. Thus he solemnly proclaimed that the belief whereby the Blessed Virgin Mary, ... discuss

WASHINGTON, D.C. (08-15-14) Americans United for Life filed an amicus brief in support of a petition for rehearing in the whistleblower case, Gonzalez ex rel. U.S. v. Planned Parenthood of Los Angele ... discuss

As a bus tours the country seeking to repeal a ban on federal funding for abortion, Jim Sedlak, vice president of American Life League, explains that some states already fund abortions through Med ... discuss

Bill Whittle's Firewall today talks about "the struggle for stupidity" in which our culture has been engaged for decades. He discusses a 1914 sixth-grade reader recently repblished by scifi author Jer ... discuss

This weekend's Catholic Herald features a letter from Teresa Lynch, who heads Nurses Opposed to Euthanasia, a group within SPUC. The full text of her letter is below. Well done Teresa on your clear an ... discuss

The Assumption of MaryOn November 1, 1950, Pope Pius XII defined the Assumption of the Blessed Mother of God into heaven in the following words: "Wherefore, after we have poured forth prayers of ... discuss

By TITO EDWARDS | Matt Walsh Gets Wrong & Right On Robin Williams’ Suicide by Daniel McInerny – BigPulpit.com The Vatican Has Not Endorsed U. S. Military Action in Iraq – ... discuss

by Alan Caruba, Contributing Author: Well, we now have another black riot to put in the books. This one, like the others, involve the death of a black American by a white police officer, but buried ... discuss

Washington D.C., Aug 14, 2014 / 05:14 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Both academic and religious leaders, in the U.S. and abroad, have urged greater U.S. military action in Iraq and Syria against the Islamic St ... discuss

Birmingham, AL (LiveActionnews) — Tucked away in a children’s ministry office at Church of the Highlands in Birmingham, Alabama, Natalie Brumfield’s sweet voice that engages children to love ... discuss

Washington, DC (LiveActionNews) — Mollie Thomas was born and raised in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina. Her parents are a loving couple, who grew her up in the Christian faith. From the yo ... discuss

This post is a collection of different kinds of prayer, ways to pray, devotions, sacramentals, etc.  It is by no means an exhaustive list, nor is the numbering in any way more than a simple way o ... discuss

By Alex SchadenbergInternational Chair - Euthanasia Prevention CoalitionWim Distelmans, Belgium's Dr Death, is promoting a fundraiser for the Leif euthanasia clinic. One of the reasons for the fundrai ... discuss

Click here to subscribe to the Social Conservative Review. Dear Friends: I'm not in the habit of quoting Osama bin Laden in The Social Conservative Review, but in light of the events in Iraq against ... discuss

From Patron Saint Index:Arrested with several of his brothers on 19 September 1939 following the Nazi invasion of Poland. Others at the monastery were briefly exiled, but the prisoners were released o ... discuss

Question: "Was the whole world actually flooded in Noah's flood, or were just parts of it flooded? Does it matter? I went back to read the story but I wonder have the translations from the Greek been ... discuss

There is a great selection of workshops on offer at next month's SPUC conference, 5 - 7 September, Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire:Gaining new grass roots support from your local churche ... discuss

When James Madison wrote Federalist 56, he observed that though there were 558 members of the British House of Commons, half of them had no real connection to a local constituency and served the "e ... discuss

Seoul, South Korea, Aug 13, 2014 / 06:55 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- South Koreans are full of joyful anticipation at the impending arrival of Pope Francis, according to the director of the nation's new bran ... discuss

Denver, Colo., Aug 13, 2014 / 05:02 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- An estimated 900 people of the three Abrahamic religions packed the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in downtown Denver Monday n ... discuss

Vatican City, Aug 13, 2014 / 05:21 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The persecution of Christians and other religious minorities in Iraq and Syria by the Islamic State has pushed Vatican diplomacy to add strong c ... discuss

Vatican City, Aug 13, 2014 / 08:44 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Holy See's permanent observer to the United Nations on Saturday urged the international community to provide humanitarian assistance and mil ... discuss

Last Saturday in the Wall Street Journal I read about the dilemma of the European welfare state: its low fertility cannot sustain the welfare state and its anemic economy cannot offer jobs to young mi ... discuss

Last year here in New York I was blessed to meet Dr. Miriam Grossman, as a group of us did a press conference in Albany regarding Cuomo's Aborti on Expansion Bill.  A recent guest on Cradle ... discuss

Via ARRA News Service - Update 9:35 PM: Late last week, the Pentagon defended the National Guard in Missouri for allowing these same Bibles to be distributed to new recruits. It's time those sa ... discuss

Update 9:35 PM: Late last week, the Pentagon defended the National Guard in Missouri for allowing these same Bibles to be distributed to new recruits. It's time those same leaders came to the d ... discuss

From: American Minute Sent: Monday, August 11, 2014 Subject: Communist goals for American schools read into Congressional Record by Rep. Herlong, 1963 American Minute with Bill Federer Co ... discuss

An Australian couple hired a surrogate mother in Thailand (the donor egg is from a Thai woman).  The surrogate is 21 years old. She already had two children, a six year old and (I think) a two year o ... discuss

Columbus, Ohio, Aug 12, 2014 / 02:12 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Following the controversial botched execution of an inmate in Ohio, using a new lethal-injection mixture, a federal judge has decided to halt ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and KelliCulture Campaign reports on a new study from Northwestern University which “compar[ed] the birth rates of abortion advocates to the rest of ... discuss

by Susie Allen, host of the blog, Pro-Life in TN, and Kelli Culture Campaign reports on a new study from Northwestern University which “compar[ed] the birth rates of abortion advocates to the r ... discuss

Our July 12 arrival at St. Casimir Church in Vancouver, British Columbia, marked our first return to Canada since we left Brampton, Ontario in mid-April. It was a welcome sight to see the Polish Missi ... discuss

This reflection is taken from my book, Pro-Life Reflections for Every Day, which is available for purchase at: ProLifeReflectionsForEveryDay.org “Such is the complete confidence in God that we ... discuss

Surrogacy and IVF has objectified procreation. Now, it can be about not just having a baby to unconditionally love, but about ordering a baby that meets specifications. Case in point: The notorious Au ... discuss

“Actual footage” of a merman… sort of: courtesy of Animal Planet. The growing trend among television producers to grind out fake documentaries has numerous worrisome implications for the surviva ... discuss

By Brittany Higdon “How Gay Are We?” is the question posed on this month’s cover of Cleveland Magazine, over a silhouette of a rainbow Cleveland skyline. This headline and the corresponding arti ... discuss

By TITO EDWARDS | How Christians Can Rebuild Our Culture by Archbishop Charles J. Chaput OFM Cap - BigPulpit.com 10 Commandments of Reverence for the Holy Sacrament – Msgr. Charles Mangan ... discuss

Two California Catholic universities–Santa Clara and Loyola–want not to cover “elective” abortion in their health insurance policies. That won’t do! After first giving its OK, California may ... discuss

Congratulations are in order to our friend Tom Piatak. He is now the Executive Vice President of the Rockford Institute. I first became aware of this via his Facebook page. Here is the official annou ... discuss

It’s too early to tell whether pro-abortion world is imploding, but there sure have been plenty of fireworks lately. I’ve written two posts in recent days on a new phenomenon – ... discuss

Health writer Larry Bernstein of the Washington Post has written an excruciating column about how awful and painful it is to die by thirst. The article laments–as any civilized person would–the po ... discuss

The Watcher’s Council Every week on Monday morning, the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, with short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture or daily livin ... discuss

After the Newtown school shooting, many celebrities put together a PSA calling for more gun control. Their "Demand a Plan" campaign urges you, the American people, to demand our government do somethin ... discuss

Social and political philosophies have tremendous impact on one's world view. One's role in society (should individuality or community have priority), the belief of the purpose of government (to prote ... discuss

 by Newt Gingrich: Grim, unyielding and violent reality is beginning to confront the American political establishment with facts from which it cannot hide. For 35 years, since Iranians seized the ... discuss

This essay was published in Christian Democracy Magazine (which is affiliated with the American Solidarity Party).The Supreme Court is currently hearing the case of Town of Greece vs. Galloway, where ... discuss




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