“Bucket List” Baby’s Short Life Was Full of Love

Baby Shane

"Today at 6:15AM, after meeting his entire family and being baptized into the Catholic faith, baby Shane died peacefully in his Mother's arms." *     *     *     *     * On October 9, more than 910,000 followers of the "Prayers for Shane" Facebook page received the sad news that Shane Michael Haley, an anencephalic infant, had died just four hours after birth."We are so grateful for the time that we were blessed to hold and hug our son," wrote his parents Jenna Gassew and Dan Haley.  "The s … [Read more...]

WEIRD: Her Abortion Is a “Special Memory”; In a Fire, She’d Grab Her Sonogram First


Emily Letts is a patient advocate (or more accurately, an abortion counselor).  The 25-year-old works at Cherry Hill Women's Centre in New Jersey, where she counsels women who are about to end the life of their children.When Emily got pregnant, she made the same decision that she encourages other women to make:   to cut short her baby's life because she "wasn't ready to be a mother."I've got news for you, Emily:  You ARE a mother.  You're the mother of a dead baby. *     *     *     *   … [Read more...]

From France: Thou Shalt Not [Wink-Wink] Kill Your Children

French court

A sad story from Boulancourt, France, south of Paris, where a father has been given just a tap on the wrist for smothering his disabled daughter with a pillow:Americo Carneiro, weary of caring for his special-needs daughter, tiptoed into six-year-old Johana's room on January 3, 2011. Finding his daughter asleep in her bed, Carneiro pinched his nose and with his other hand covered the girl's mouth, suffocating her to death.On March 21, 2014, a jury in the Assize Court of Melun imposed a “ … [Read more...]