Obama Revokes Global Gag Rule

On his third day in office, Pres. Obama has revoked the global gag rule, which was first implemented by Ronald Reagan and then was reversed by Pres. Clinton and subsequently reinstated by Bush 43. The global gag rule — also known as the “Mexico City policy” because Reagan put it into force...

Catholic Priest to Obama Supporters: ‘No Communion For You!’

Stay classy, Rev. Jay Scott Newman: A South Carolina Roman Catholic priest has told his parishioners that they should refrain from receiving Holy Communion if they voted for Barack Obama because the Democratic president-elect supports abortion, and supporting him “constitutes material cooperation with...

Who is the Mother of Trig Paxon Van Palin?

See Update below. If it’s Sarah Palin, why is she distinctly not pregnant in a photograph which was apparently taken on Super Tuesday, which is in February, when, as Jazz Shaw points out, Palin would have been about six months along in her pregnancy? Keep in mind, before we wind up the Friday night...

Oh, Canada! Here Comes the Manufactured ‘Pro-Life’ Outrage

Hot on the heels of the recent bestowing of the Canadian Labour Congress’ Award for Outstanding Service to Humanity, CBC News reports that pioneering abortion rights activist Dr. Henry Morgentaler is now slated to be appointed to the Order of Canada: Dr. Henry Morgentaler, who led the fight to...

By Any Other Name

I don’t pay much attention to bilines.  I think I’ve come by that pretty honestly over my career as a blogger.  I have to read someone many times over before I develop an opinion as to the person, otherwise, I judge the tone and the ideas, take what I need and move on. The way I do business can...

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