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So What If Abortion Ends a Life? (A Response)

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In her article “So What If Abortion Ends a Life,” Mary Elizabeth Williams writes:  ~~~Of all the diabolically clever moves the anti-choice lobby has ever pulled, surely one of the greatest has been its consistent co-opting of the word “life.” Life! Who wants to argue with that? Who wants be on the side of … not-life? That’s why the language… Read more »

Not All is Well in Obama-Land…

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The Brown/Coakley election has been called by both sides of the spectrum a ‘referendum on Obama policies,’ or to put it more simply the race has become the People’s strong message: “Don’t pass this healthcare bill!” so far it’s been Brown who’s benefited from turning the election into a referendum on the president’s policies. He’s based much of his campaign… Read more »

How To Stump An Anti-Abortionist (With One Question); A Response

Daniel Florien wrote a blog that highlights a youtube video about ‘stumping’ pro-lifers with but one little question.  The blog garnered a lot of attention; I decided to write a response here. The question that gets posed to the seven pro-life picketers on the video is this: If abortion was illegal, what should be done with the women who have… Read more »

Obama & Abortion

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[Some of the women in my life most dear to me have had abortions.  What follows is not a moral indictment against any one of them or you, dear reader, for I am no judge.  But for the grace of God, there go I.  Moreover, we all have sinned and fallen short of the Glory of God.  Rather, what follows is first intended… Read more »

Palin is more of a man than a woman…

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A spokeswoman for the National Organization for Women (NOW), noting Palin’s opposition to abortion rights and support of other parts of the social conservative agenda, told Politico, “She’s more a conservative man than she is a woman on women’s issues. Very disappointing.”   So, if I understand the NOW spokeswoman, in order for a woman to be a woman on… Read more »