UPDATE: Facing Backlash, Planned Parenthood Rejects the Scandalous Testimony of Their Own Spokesperson

Baby smiling in the womb

Last week, I and others in media reported on the scandalous testimony of Planned Parenthood spokesperson Alisa LaPolt Snow before a committee of the Florida Legislature.Ms. Snow, asked by Florida State Senator Jim Boyd what Planned Parenthood would do if a child were born alive  following a failed abortion, expressed the conviction that any decision [whether to kill the child] should remain between the woman and her doctor.  The interview deteriorated, with Ms. Snow averring that an abortion … [Read more...]

Mocking Marriage, Seattle-Style

Aivaz marries warehouse

Ho-hum. The news reporters have been a-flurry because this week, Seattle resident Angela Vogel married a “Corporate Person.” The groom, “Corporate Person,” is not actually a real guy.  Mr. Corporate Person is a one-and-a-half-month-old corporation established by Seattle-based writer  Jeff Reifman, who is listed as the corporation’s registered agent.And the bride—Well, she’s not really in love.  She’s really protesting a law that grants personhood status to corporations.  Jeff Reifman … [Read more...]

The Bishops Have Spoken—Now Let YOUR Voice Be Heard.


By now I’ll bet you’ve heard: On March 14, the U.S. Bishops released a response to the White House statement regarding the HHS Mandate.Depending on where you get your news, you may have heard that the bishops seem to have “calmed down” or are preparing to “accept the accommodation.”The editors of America magazine embarrassed themselves with an editorial encouraging the bishops to get over it and accept the White House’s program—with the result that the White House felt confident in lect … [Read more...]