Archives for April 12, 2014

Disgusting! First-Time Abortions Get $25 Discount

This story comes to you from Lifenews.com: In the District of Columbia, an abortion provider, who proudly displays his affiliation with the National Abortion Federation, goes as far as to offer a $25 discount for a first-time patient. The callous marketing of abortion puts the abortion industry’s disregard for life on full display.The “first-time” discount implicitly acknowledges the frequency of repeat abortions. According to the latest Center for Disease Control (CDC) data, it is estim … [Read more...]

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What Do We Know About Obama’s HHS Nominee, Sylvia Mathews Burwell

Pro-lifers and conservatives are cheering the news that Kathleen Sebelius has resigned her post as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.  Sebelius, whose reputation was sullied following the massive network problems which crippled the rollout of the Obamacare website, resigned April 11 after five years at HHS.But wait:  Aren't the celebrations perhaps a little premature?  What do we really know about President Obama's nominee to replace Sebelius in the post, Sylvia Ma … [Read more...]

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Lady Archer to Lead Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences

A news item for those who would claim that the Catholic Church doesn't take full advantage of the talents of women:This morning in Vatican City, Pope Francis appointed Lady Margaret Archer as president of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences.  Lady Archer replaces outgoing president Mary Ann Glendon, professor of law at Harvard Law School.Lady Archer, a professor at l'Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland, is considered one of the most influential theorists in t … [Read more...]

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