The Silent Sound of Tears: A Reflection on the Holocaust

Seventy years ago today, Allied Forces liberated the concentration camp at Auschwitz-Birkenau, known as the "death factory."  On this day, we remember the victims and we search our hearts:  How could this inhmanity have happened in the modern world? Professor Robert P. George of Princeton offered some sober insights in an essay on the subject.  "The Holocaust," he wrote,"...did not begin with the mass killing of Jews or other ethnic or religious minorities, or even Hitler's political opp … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday! Rapper Addresses His Aborted Son

Flipsyder - Happy Birthday

So... the March For Life is over and we march on, into the 43rd year of abortion on demand in America.Over the last week, I've shared a number of videos from different genres, all expressing grief for children lost to abortion, or supporting life.  If you'll be patient with me, I want to show you one more.Flipsyde is a rap/R&B/rock band from Oakland, California.  In December 2005, they released the single Happy Birthday from their the album We The People.  In Happy Birthday, Fli … [Read more...]

Abortion Hurts. BEN FOLDS Talks About It in “Brick”

Ben Folds - Brick

This is sort of a bonus track.  Each day this week, as we count down to the 42nd anniversary of the passage of the infamous Roe v. Wade abortion decision which legalized abortion in all fifty states, I've been posting a song about abortion.On Sunday, I kicked off the series with Faith Hill's "A Baby Changes Everything."  (Well, okay, this one isn't really about abortion--it's about the birth of Christ!  And yet you can see how relevant it is to the subject.)On Monday we listened to "L … [Read more...]