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  • Bologna priest compares abortion to mafia killings

    11/20/2017 10:59:59 AM PST · by Salman · 14 replies
    The Local (Italy) ^ | 20 November 2017 | The Local (Italy)
    An Italian priest has sparked outrage after apparently comparing lawmakers who have campaigned for abortion access in Italy to one of the country's most notorious mafia killers. Bologna priest Don Francesco Piero was quoted by local paper Il Resto del Carlino as posting on his Facebook page: "Who has more innocent deaths on their conscience, Totň Riina or Emma Bonino?", referring to a mafia 'boss of bosses' who died last week and Bonino, a prominent campaigner for abortion rights. He went on to say that "morally, there's no difference" between the two. Riina, a mafia killer nicknamed 'The Beast' in...
  • 19-year-old found guilty in triple hair weave murder

    11/20/2017 5:30:55 AM PST · by Morgana · 27 replies
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. —A jury has returned a guilty verdict in the 2016 hair weave triple murder. Shelby Isaac, 19, was found guilty of two counts of second-degree murder, one count of reckless homicide and one count of criminally negligent homicide. Isaac fell to the ground in shock as the first guilty verdict was read around 7 p.m. Friday after about three hours of deliberations.
  • Democrats Dump $250K a Day into Partial Birth Abortion Candidate Doug Jones Campaign to Beat...

    11/19/2017 3:18:51 PM PST · by blueyon · 37 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 11/18/17 | Jim Hoft
    """Democrats Dump $250K a Day into Partial Birth Abortion Candidate Doug Jones Campaign to Beat Roy Moore""" Democrats are pumping $250,000 a day into the pockets of Doug Jones, the liberal candidate running against Roy Moore in Alabama. Doug Jones supports partial birth abortion up to the day a baby is delivered. Democrats and DC Republicans hope Judge Roy Moore will lose after a string of unproven sexual allegations this past week.
  • Free Speech Denounced as “Violence,” Suppressed at Kennesaw State

    11/19/2017 10:22:20 AM PST · by Morgana · 14 replies
    Moonbattery ^ | Nov. 16, 2017 | Moonbattery
    Militant snowflakes at Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw, Georgia did their part to combat what they called “violence” by shredding other people’s signs at a free speech event: The signs contained messages such as, “Abortion is murder #DefundPlannedParenthood,” “There are only two genders,” and “The gender wage gap, Harry Potter, Both Fantasy.” Javid Ona, president of the College Libertarians at KSU, told Campus Reform that the signs were posted by individuals as part of a free speech event and did not necessarily represent the views of all the groups involved, noting that there were “groups from across the political spectrum.”...
  • Bioethicist on Having Kids is 'Indulgence' That's Bad For The Earth

    11/19/2017 10:02:13 AM PST · by Morgana · 32 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | Nov. 15, 2017 | Matthew Balan |
    Professor Travis Reider of Johns Hopkins University boosted population control as a solution for climate change in a Wednesday op-ed for Reider, an assistant director at the school's Berman Institute of Bioethics, hyped that "having a child is a major contributor to climate change," and asserted that "the logical takeaway here is that everyone on Earth ought to consider having fewer children." He later outlined that "having a child imposes high [carbon] emissions on the world, while the parents get the benefit. So like with any high-cost luxury, we should limit our indulgence." Reider's item on the Big Three...
  • Pastor Who Wouldn’t Say If Abortion is a Sin and Then Backtracked: “I Was Trying to Point People...

    11/19/2017 9:52:19 AM PST · by Morgana · 8 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Nov. 16, 2017 | Micaiah Bilger
    FULL TITLE: Pastor Who Wouldn’t Say If Abortion is a Sin and Then Backtracked: “I Was Trying to Point People to Jesus” Mega-church Pastor Carl Lentz defended his controversial comments about abortion again this week, saying he made the conscious decision to focus on Jesus rather than sin during his appearance on “The View.” In a new interview with Relevant Magazine, the lead pastor of Hillsong Church in New York City explained why he said what he did about abortion on “The View.” Lentz said he prepared in advance, knowing that the talk show is fast-paced and unfriendly to pro-lifers....
  • Prison Employee Had Sex With Multiple Inmates and Paid for Abortion for One Inmate’s Baby

    11/19/2017 9:49:06 AM PST · by Morgana · 12 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Nov. 17, 2017 | Micaiah Bilger
    A former Kansas prison employee is facing more than a dozen sexual assault charges after he allegedly had sex with multiple inmates and helped pay for one to abort their unborn baby. The AP reports Lexington Laiter, 27, of Garnett, Kansas allegedly had sex with five inmates while he worked at the Anderson County Jail in eastern Kansas. Authorities said Laiter was fired in December 2016 because he brought tobacco into the facility. He had worked there since 2013, according to the report. According to court records, he had sex with five inmates and got one pregnant in 2015. The...
  • Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards on Senator Who Groped a Woman: “Al Franken is a Leader...

    11/19/2017 9:45:18 AM PST · by Morgana · 11 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Nov. 17, 2017 | Steven Ertelt
    FULL TITLE: Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards on Senator Who Groped a Woman: “Al Franken is a Leader for Women” U.S. Senator Al Franken is in hot water for forcibly kissed a woman and later groping her as she slept during a USO trip in 2006. Franken, who was not a senator at the time, issued an apology statement. On Thursday, a woman named Leeann Tweeden accused Franken of forcibly kissing her and later groping her while she was asleep during a 2006 tour to entertain U.S. troops, the BBC reports. Tweeden also produced a photo of Franken smiling as...
  • National Right to Life endorses Judge Roy Moore in Alabama senate special election

    11/19/2017 9:36:21 AM PST · by Morgana · 20 replies
    national right to life ^ | Nov. 1, 2017 | national right to life
    WASHINGTON – National Right to Life today endorsed pro-life Judge Roy Moore (R) in the Alabama special election to serve out the term of Jeff Sessions, who vacated the post in February to become U.S. Attorney General. Moore defeated Sen. Luther Strange, who was appointed to temporarily fill the vacancy, in a special primary earlier this year. Moore faces pro-abortion Democrat Doug Jones in the December 12 general election. “Judge Roy Moore’s position on life reflects the true values of Alabama’s voters,” said Karen Cross, National Right to Life political director. “There is a stark contrast between Judge Moore, who...
  • Nurse Says She Didn’t Laugh as Vet Suffocated, So Angry Family Rolls Sick Video

    11/18/2017 5:07:52 AM PST · by Morgana · 32 replies ^ | Nov. 16, 2017 | Davis
    There have been a lot of stories over the past few years about doctors and nurses treating veterans terribly at Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals around the nation. Tragically, this sort of horrible behavior isn’t just limited to VA clinics. There are several instances where veterans were treated horribly at other institutions. A veteran at the Northeast Atlanta Health and Rehabilitation nursing home died in 2014. What makes this case truly sick is that the veteran was calling for help, and was ignored, WXIA reported this week. When a nurse did finally enter the room and found the patient, James...
  • Donald Trump is the most pro-life president in American history

    11/17/2017 2:41:35 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies
    Life Site News ^ | 11/17/2017 | Fr. Mark Hodges
    WASHINGTON, D.C., November 10, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) -- It’s been a year since the “Election of the Century,” and political pundits everywhere are assessing President Donald Trump’s performance thus far. Pro-lifers are evaluating Trump, too.  Their verdict so far?  He perhaps overreached in his campaign promises (what politician hasn’t?), but “The Donald” is the most pro-life, pro-marriage, and pro-family president in the history of the republic. “President Trump has been the most pro-life president in modern history,” Concerned Women for America’s Penny Nance flatly told Breitbart News. Even “Never Trumpers,” like Susan B. Anthony List’s Marjorie Dannenfelser, have come around...
  • Pro-life Student Group Ends Legal Battle With Queens College

    11/16/2017 9:42:32 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 2 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | Thursday, November 16, 2017 | Andrew Keshner
    A Queens College pro-life student group ended its legal beef with the school on Wednesday. Queens College Students For Life complained that the school denied its efforts to become a registered student organization in November 2016. A lawsuit filed in Brooklyn federal court, alleged the school was teaching a bad lesson that free speech wasn't for everyone. Queens College said it approved the group in January. The case was settled on Wednesday, court papers show. Lawyers for the students say the deal will impact how student groups become approved. Caleb Dalton, a lawyer for the students, credited Queens College “for...
  • Father Who Raped His 11-Year-Old Daughter, Took Her for Abortion, Avoids Prison

    11/16/2017 3:08:15 PM PST · by Morgana · 22 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Nov. 16, 2017 | Steven Ertelt
    A father of an 11-year-old girl in West Virginia who was arrested and ultimately indicted after arranging for an abortion following a case of pregnancy following incest will avoid prison. West Virginia State Police say they consented to the abortion and the abortion clinic in question didn’t report the abortion to authorities. Michael and Amanda Adkins were arrested on charges of child neglect causing the risk of injury. While some licensed medical professionals were involved in getting information to authorities, WSAZ-TV indicates the abortion clinic in Charleston that did an abortion did not report the clear case of statutory rape....
  • Mom With MS Finds Nasty Note After Parking In Handicapped Spot

    11/16/2017 6:11:20 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 126 replies
    Illinois Patch ^ | Nov 15, 2017 | Shannon Antinori
    Mom With MS Finds Nasty Note After Parking In Handicapped Spot By Shannon Antinori, Patch National Staff | Nov 15, 2017 Updated Nov 15, 2017 "You need to think twice before judging someone," the Plainfield mom said. " You have no idea what they've been through." By Shannon Antinori, Patch National Staff | Nov 15, 2017 2:22 pm ET | Updated Nov 15, 2017 11:50 pm ET PLAINFIELD, IL — From all outward appearances, Michele Clarke, 39, looks young and healthy. But 16 years ago, the Plainfield mom was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Since then she has had to battle...
  • Senate Democrats Slam Trump Admin Over Lack of Abortion Access for Illegal Immigrants

    11/13/2017 4:23:48 PM PST · by Oshkalaboomboom · 21 replies ^ | Nov 13, 2017 | Lauretta Brown
    A group of 16 Senate Democrats, led by Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA), wrote a letter Friday to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) acting secretary Eric Hargan, rebuking the Office of Refugee Resettlement’s (ORR) current practice of denying illegal unaccompanied minors in their care access to abortion, in light of the recent case before the D.C. Appeals Court. The ACLU and abortion advocacy groups seized on the case of 17-year-old Jane Doe last month to argue that illegal immigrants have a "constitutional right" to abortion access. Officials with the Department of Health and Human Services declined to facilitate...
  • U.S. top court to hear dispute over California pregnancy center law

    11/13/2017 10:14:09 AM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 1 replies
    Reuters ^ | November 13, 2017 | by Lawrence Hurley
    WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide whether a California law requiring private facilities that counsel pregnant women against abortion to post signs telling clients how to get state-funded abortions and contraceptives violates free speech rights. The justices will hear an appeal brought by Christian-based non-profit facilities sometimes called “crisis pregnancy centers” of a lower court ruling that upheld the Democratic-backed 2015 California law. The challengers argue that the law, by forcing them to post the information, violates the U.S. Constitution’s First Amendment guarantee of free speech. The California challengers included the National Institute of Family...
  • Catholic agency denies adoption to couple who hold Christian view of sexuality

    11/12/2017 7:36:23 AM PST · by EdnaMode · 8 replies
    Life Site News ^ | November 10, 2017 | Matthew Cullinan Hoffman
    A Christian couple in the Canadian province of Alberta have been told by local Catholic Social Services and the provincial government that they are unfit to adopt children because they accept Biblical teaching regarding the immorality of homosexual acts, according to their attorneys at the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms. The married couple, whose initials are given as “C.D. and N.D,” have filed a civil suit against the province alleging religious discrimination, and calling the decision to reject their candidacy for adoption “unreasonable and void by virtue of arbitrariness, bias, bad faith, as well as breaches of procedural fairness and...
  • Sen. Cassidy Was Right: Most Planned Parenthood Businesses Are in Urban Areas

    11/11/2017 10:54:29 AM PST · by Kaslin · 16 replies ^ | November 11, 2017 | Arina Grossu
    Editor's note: This column was co-authored by Om Narayanan.  During a CNN health-care debate on September 25, 2017 Sen. Bill Cassidy stated, “You know, first, most Planned Parenthood settings are in urban areas, urban areas that have lots of OB/GYNs…Now, as it turns out, the folks who don’t have access to those cancer screenings live in rural areas. They live in areas where there are not enough physicians. So the idea is that we want someone to have to drive — a lower-income person drive — three hours to a Planned Parenthood facility there to get her screening, or would...
  • Seven shocking quotes from pro-abortion clergy

    11/11/2017 7:23:29 AM PST · by Morgana · 9 replies
    LIVE ACTION NEWS ^ | October 26, 2015 | Sarah Terzo
    There are many religious people in the pro-life movement, and they take courage and inspiration from their faith. Pro-life Christians want their pastors to speak out against abortion. But the following clergy members have come out in favor of abortion, and some of the things they say are shocking. To illustrate exactly what they are talking about when they speak of abortion, below is a picture of an 8-week-old preborn baby, a potential victim of an abortion. ***IMAGE ON LINK*** There are many religious people in the pro-life movement, and they take courage and inspiration from their faith. Pro-life Christians...
  • Democrat Congressman Called Me “Ignorant” Then Put His Finger in My Face and Demanded an Apology

    11/11/2017 7:49:12 AM PST · by Morgana · 28 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Nov. 10, 2017 | Star Parker
    Last week, I testified before the House Judiciary subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice, on HR 490, also known as the Heartbeat Bill. The bill, introduced by Iowa Republican congressman Steve King, prohibits abortion of an unborn child once the child’s heartbeat is detectable. I have been fighting for the last 30 years to protect the unborn, and I wholeheartedly gave my endorsement to this bill. In follow-up questioning, I responded to allegations, often made, that abortion essentially is a health and welfare program, categorizing it like major government spending programs that target the poor, such as Medicaid and...