by The Editors Today's blog posts: Networks never covered German home-school family’s plight - Kathryn Yoder NARAL president: ‘Anti-abortion is anti-american’ - Kathryn Yoder NuvaRing lawsuit should prompt America to re-examine contraception - Dustin Siggins Happy International…
by Hilary White “I call on every man in the Diocese of Arlington to search his heart and renew his commitment to purity. I call on every husband and father to renew his sacred commitment to his wife and children.” - Arlington Bishop Paul Loverde ARLINGTON, VA, March 7, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The…
by Ben Johnson March 7, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As the media debate the reason abortions declined over the last few years, pro-life voices say the record number of new laws restricting abortion played a role. The year 2014 is already shaping up to follow the trend of substantial pro-life legislation. Arizona…
by Colin Kerr OTTAWA, March 7, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Apparently even Canada’s porn channels are scrutinized for their Canadian content. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has ruled that three pornography channels “may have failed to comply with its conditions…
The Canadian government has given pipeline giant Enbridge the green light to pump tar sands oil through an aging line north of Lake Ontario. What could possibly go wrong?
I'm late I'm late I'm late getting the open thread up this week! Please natter/chatter/vent/rant on anything you like over this weekend and throughout the week. with a few netiquette exceptions
A new Pew report shows that only 32 percent of millennials identify themselves as environmentalists. This millennial says screw a label.
Fri March 07, 2014 Reproductive Rights' Artistic Makeover -- My Body, My Decision By Marc van Gurp A woman is refused contraception because she doesn’t have her husband’s permission. A man is harassed by police because he’s gay. A teenager...Show More Summary
Fri March 07, 2014 1st Female Cartoonist Wins Herblock Prize, But Why So Long? By Maggie Freleng There have been 100 editorial cartooning awards given since 1922 and only two women got a mention before 2014. If you add Jen Sorensen,Show More Summary
Hello, Gentile friends! Have you decided what you are abstaining from for Lent yet? (Probably! It’s already Friday. Lent started Wednesday.) If you want to increase your chances of trampling temptation into the dirt for the next 38 days, a 2010 paper from the journal Psychological Science recommends you do the following once you’ve landed on a sacrifice: Tell no one.
March 8 is International Women’s Day, and we are marking the occasion with a photo of a young female leader. 16-year-old Tamanna, shown here with her mother, is the chairperson of the Child Forum in the Bhasantek slums of Mirpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Tamanna works to mobilize her peers and her community on issues that plague […]
By an overwhelming majority, the GOP-controlled House OK'd legislation to boost energy efficiency. Here's why.
A one-pound baby shocked doctors, who didn’t think the premature infant would survive. But God had other plans for little Ezekiel Cal Lugo. here is his story. As his parents Rudy and Nellie tell it (video follows): On September 1st, 2011 our son Ezekiel Cal Lugo was born 4 months too early. He was born […]
Laying a pipeline across agricultural land (photo: eponline.com). Friday afternoon, and officials at the State Department are probably breathing a huge sigh of relief. The official public comment period on the northern extension of the $5.4 billion Keystone XL pipeline expired today. Show More Summary
by Dustin Siggins WASHINGTON, D.C., March 7, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee called on America Friday to repent or else face the same "fiery judgment" God wrought on Sodom and Gomorrah. Huckabee told the Conservative Political Action Conference, “A society that sacrifices its own…
Pipeline safety regulators in North America have done nothing but write warning letters to TransCanada in the two years since former employee Evan Vokes revealed evidence indicating the company had been breaking the rules. A recently...Show More Summary
by Kirsten Andersen SAN FRANCISCO, CA, March 7, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – People who like to send explicit videos via social media will have to do it without Twitter’s help from now on. The massively popular microblogging site, which got caught up in the Anthony Weiner sexting scandal when the then-Democratic…
Throw a stone into a pond and the waters don’t remain still. At the point it breaks the surface, the water is disrupted by a small wave that continues rising ring after ring, expanding ever outward. While the point of impact may seem relatively small, the ensuing waves reach out in greater size, disturbing previously […]
For the millions of American reality-show junkies who just can't wait for the return of 2012's most outrageous hit show—the Republican presidential debates—this week's Conservative Political Action Conference has offered a tantalizing sneak preview. Show More Summary
For while there, conservatives saw the hand of George Soros behind every conspiracy. It was always a little strange, not because there wasn't a certain truth underneath it—Soros has, in fact, given lots of money to liberal politicalShow More Summary