CBS’s Tim Tebow Mistake

Mike Celizic of can’t believe CBS is allowing the Tim Tebow/anti-abortion ad to air during the Super Bowl next weekend: … Focus on the Family can run its ad because everyone likes Tim Tebow, and the anti-choice agenda is buried underneath the feel-good story of the kid who wasn’t supposed to be born but [Read More...]

Wafer or Political Weapon?

by Jesse Galef When people simultaneously try to serve their country and serve God’s will, conflicts will arise.  Some politicians are worse than others at separating their faith from their policies *cough DeMint cough* but it’s pretty consistent for us to see them putting their personal convictions over sound, secular policy. But Representative Patrick Kennedy [Read More...]

The Hypocrisy Over the Pro-Life Day of Silent Solidarity

This past Tuesday was the 6th annual “Pro-Life Day of Silent Solidarity,” a day for anti-abortion high school students to remain silent on behalf of aborted fetuses everywhere. if you haven’t heard of it, here’s the deal: Since January 22, 1973 over 50,000,000 babies have had their voices silenced through surgical abortion in this nation [Read More...]

Abstinence-Only Education Fails Again

The Fark headline for this story reads: “Oh God, Oh God, Oh God” A new study published in the journal Reproductive Health shows that there is a correlation between a state’s religiosity and the teenage birth rate. Except Utah. It’s the exception. (Nicely done, Mormons.) (And “new” study? Haven’t we heard this one before? Next [Read More...]

Pro-Life Church Says They’ll Take Care of Any Babies You Give Them

Like many of you, I’m pro-choice without also being pro-abortion. I would love to see the number of abortions reduced (while birth control use increases) and I’m personally much happier to hear that a woman had a baby and gave it up for adoption rather than chose to abort it. (Of course, that choice depends [Read More...]