Ben Carson Explains His “Much Ado About Nothing” Comment; Opposes Euthanasia

Pro-life Americans have been concerned this week about a statement by presidential candidate Ben Carson, seeming to say that the torturous euthanasia death of Terri Schiavo was "much ado about nothing." I wrote about it last week, noting that he had some explaining to do before I could endorse his candidacy.His knee-jerk comment drew fire from Carson's pro-life base, and he apparently felt it necessary to explain what he really meant and to reassure voters that he is, as he has claimed, pr … [Read more...]

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“Much Ado About Nothing”? Ben Carson Just Lost Me Over the Terri Schiavo Case

Perhaps you've noticed: While I haven't endorsed a candidate for the presidency, waiting to give them all the opportunity to present their positions on various cases, one candidate who has remained on my "very favorable" list is Dr. Benjamin Carson.Carson is a gentle giant: a statesman who seems compelled toward public office by a sincere desire to serve society, not by a lust for power or prestige. He's a political outsider like Donald Trump, but one with dignity and an inherent respect … [Read more...]

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Archbishop of Sydney to Debate Controversial Ethicist Peter Singer on End-of-Life Issues

You've probably heard of Peter Singer, the controversial Princeton bioethicist who advocates infanticide, incest and bestiality.  A utilitarian who supports abortion, Singer has stated publicly that some animals are more entitled to personhood than are newborn babies. By his standard, then, parents could decide in the first six months of their child's life whether to permit him to live, or whether to euthanize him.On August 13, the outspoken professor with the outrageous views will de … [Read more...]

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