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  • (A Personal Post) Looking to Ancient Rome for understanding of ourselves.

    12/19/2020 11:27:05 PM PST · by Ozguy1945 · 6 replies ^ | 20th December 2020 | Ozguy1945
    Human beings need safe homes and love. The foundation for this was and always will be family. Families flourish when society is free. So in Vergil’s classic epic poem, The Aeneid, the Trojan hero Aeneas is loyal to his father and history, as he seeks a new home for his people. The goddess Juno holds old grudges against Aeneas and his people and makes life hard for them. But the love of his mother Venus leads him to a safe harbour in Carthage for the Trojan people. This story was part of the process of making the Roman people proud...
  • (A Perosnal Post) Mothers make everything possible.

    12/16/2020 5:12:14 AM PST · by Ozguy1945 · 1 replies ^ | 17th December 2020 American time | Ozguy1945
    Feminism in the first world has marginalised motherhood. This is socially destructive. National suicide?
  • The Left Hates Amy Coney Barrett Because She Disproves All Their Lies About Women

    09/28/2020 8:58:58 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 10 replies
    The Federalist ^ | September 28, 2020 | Joy Pullman
    Her very existence repudiates the left's binary thinking about womanhood, that women have to deny what makes women different from men to achieve professionally. And that's why they hate her. Newest Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett is almost the polar opposite of the “Sex and the City” chimera of female empowerment: a serious Christian who eschews hookup culture and has seven kids. Half of her resume consists of behavior the leftists who control feminism constantly attack as anti-woman: big-time motherhood and big-time religion.Fertile women who are serious about prayer get derided as brainless sex slaves, with the “Handmaid’s Tale”...
  • Study: Kids Whose Moms Don’t Work Full Time More Likely To Get Into Stanford

    08/26/2020 8:03:48 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 39 replies
    The Federalist ^ | August 26, 2020 | Joy Pullman
    'After adjustment for demographic and socioeconomic factors, the group most likely to attend selective colleges were students in male breadwinner-female homemaker families.'Teens whose mothers worked part-time or not outside the home were significantly more likely to be admitted to and attend a highly selective college or university than teens whose mothers worked full time, finds a study out today from the Institute for Family Studies. The study controlled for external factors including family income, parental education, the child’s sex, race, and family composition.“Students are more likely to be accepted by and attend highly competitive colleges when their mothers are at...
  • 11 Pregnancy Must-Haves And Other Recommendations From A Mom Of Six

    08/14/2020 12:16:46 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 4 replies
    The Federalist ^ | August 14, 2020 | Joy Pullman
    Pregnant women get lots of ads and advice, but I bet that almost none of the people making all the other lists have as much pregnancy practice as I do. Pregnant women get lots of ads and advice, but I bet very few of those giving it have as much pregnancy practice as I do. While our family of eight is a pretty normal size by historical standards and on other continents, itÂ’s not among comparatively much more wealthy Americans. That means I have almost surely had more babies than any of your friends or any other internet writer recommending...
  • Heavily tattooed Florida man allegedly abducted, drugged, beat woman in camper

    05/01/2020 1:19:08 AM PDT · by nickcarraway · 22 replies
    New York Post ^ | May 1, 2020 | Michael Ruiz
    A Florida man with extensive full-body tattoos who allegedly drugged, abducted and sexually battered a woman in a run-down camper earlier this year has been arrested, the local sheriff announced Thursday. Efthimios Michael Zachary Mikedis, also known as Zak, a 28-year-old from Ocklawaha, allegedly attacked the victim with an accomplice on Jan. 5. When the victim regained consciousness, Mikedis allegedly burned her hair with a cigarette and held a pair of scissors to her throat before beating her, dragging her to a waiting car and eventually letting her go at a Winn-Dixie parking lot.
  • Suburban Mother, CEO, American – Weathering the Crisis

    04/03/2020 11:49:54 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 1 replies ^ | April 3, 2020 | Rebecca Webber
    As the Chief Executive Officer of a group with 200 employees, as well as a suburban mother and American, my views may be outside the mainstream – or central to what most Americans think. At heart, seven principles guide me now. I share them here. Gratitude. First, as an American, I am grateful for President Trump’s hands-on, all-in, make-it-happen leadership. I am comfortable with his seasoned team of doctors, policy experts, economic minds and industry leaders, especially Dr. Deborah Birx and Dr. Anthony Fauci. I am pleased an able vice president – and former governor – is at the apex....
  • POTUS Leads The World _ A Socialist Follows

    03/17/2020 6:23:04 AM PDT · by Ozguy1945 · 3 replies
    Boris Johnson is moving towards action. Across the world, many countries put themselves first and close their borders. Even Socialist Left Premier Daniel Andrews in Victoria, Australia, imitates Trump and declares a state of emergency. But Andrews does not care sbout his own people. Unlike the creator of the masterpeice SOTU 2020: God Bless Donald Trump.
  • Swedish mother dating an Afghan refugee REFUSED to report him to police when he abused her 12-year-old daughter

    01/24/2020 8:16:34 AM PST · by grundle · 45 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | January 24, 2018 | Sara Malm
    * Swedish woman, 45, was dating teenage Afghan migrant living in her care * Abdul Dostmohammadi, now 19, sexually molested her 12-year-old daughter * Mother refused to report as she was worried he'd be sent to Afghanistan An Afghan migrant who molested a 12-year-old Swedish girl was initially not reported to police - because her mother was dating him. Abdul Dostmohammadi, 18, was living with his 45-year-old girlfriend in Sölvesborg, southern Sweden, when he sexually molested the 12-year-old. When the girl told her what had happened, the mother refused to report him to police as she feared he would be...
  • Toddler died of multiple horrific injuries after being ‘tortured by his mother’

    12/10/2019 3:21:41 PM PST · by Morgana · 51 replies ^ | Dec, 9, 2019 | Jimmy McCloskey
    A one year-old boy was viciously tortured and beaten to death by his own mother at their home, police say. Viston Stevenson was rushed to the Children’s Hospital of Detroit suffering from horrific injuries Friday, and died there the next day. The 20 month-old youngster is believed to have suffered a fractured skull, swelling on the brain, a broken collarbone, multiple broken ribs, a broken pelvis and internal bleeding. His 20 year-old mother Rhionna Nichols, 20, was charged with his murder Monday and is due to appear in court this afternoon. She also faces counts of torture and first-degree child...
  • Meghan Markle's interview was gut-wrenching to watch as a new mom

    10/19/2019 4:00:41 PM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 79 replies
    CNN ^ | Oct 2019 | Kara Alaimo
    On Friday, ITV news released a clip from an upcoming documentary which showed Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, holding back tears as she acknowledged the challenges she's faced as a newlywed and mother in the spotlight. "Thank you for asking. Not many people have asked if I'm OK, but it's a very real thing to be going through behind the scenes," she said, before confirming, in the words of her interviewer, that she "isn't really OK." It's no surprise that Meghan is struggling. Our society's lack of concern for the well-being of new moms is terribly disturbing — and it's even...
  • AOC gets choked up at climate forum: 'My dreams of motherhood are now bittersweet'

    10/12/2019 6:04:59 AM PDT · by antidemoncrat · 61 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10/12/2019 | Sam Dorman
    “I speak to you not as an elected official or a public figure, but I speak to you as a human being," the freshman congresswoman told a climate summit in Copenhagen. "A woman whose dreams of motherhood now taste bittersweet, because of what I know about our children's future," she added, apparently choking back tears.
  • Late-Term Abortionist Offers Mothers The Chance To Cuddle Their Dead Babies

    10/04/2019 3:48:55 AM PDT · by Sarcasm Factory · 26 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 3 October 2019 | Stella Morabito
    "The open practice of killing then cuddling does not simply represent a ghastly declaration that children are both fully human and disposable. It signifies a war against the mother-child bond."The infamous abortionist LeRoy Carhart invites women to cuddle with their freshly killed babies. His clinic also offers them take-home keepsakes such as photographs and footprints of their child.Carhart specializes in third-trimester abortions, those done when the baby is approximately 24 weeks of gestation and older. You may recall that he was at the center of the debate on partial-birth abortion when the Supreme Court ruled in his favor in 2000....
  • How the New-Mom Mindset Shift Pushed Her to a 2:42 Marathon—And a Spot at Trials

    09/06/2019 8:57:51 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 14 replies
    Runner's World ^ | September 05, 2019 | Hailey Middlebrook
    When Gina Rouse graduated as a nurse from the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga in 2003, she intended to keep training like she did as a college runner. “I got the night shift in my first job as a nurse,” Rouse, who now lives in Knoxville, Tennessee, told Runner’s World. “I was working from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., and still trying to run twice a day before and after the shift. I definitely cut corners on sleep.” Rouse soon realized that her new schedule made it impossible to keep training the way she did in college. So throughout most of her...
  • Turning Women Into “Gestators” Is the Way to Abolish Motherhood

    08/13/2019 8:14:58 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 10 replies
    The present manifestations of feminism are mere phases of a process that seeks the annihilation of women. It seems a contradiction. Feminism claims to glorify women and their accomplishments. Women’s Studies departments worldwide are supposedly dedicated to the study of women’s achievements and the denouncing of the “oppression” they have suffered over the ages. However, avant-garde feminists reveal the true nature of their nihilistic creed. They desire the destruction of all that was once considered to be female. They claim the feminine ideal is a social construct that inhibits and restrains women from being whatever they want to be. Central...
  • Hero dog saves life of newborn after teen mom buries boy alive in Thailand

    05/17/2019 10:28:48 AM PDT · by ETL · 12 replies ^ | May 17, 2019 | Barnini Chakraborty | Fox News
    A dog named Ping Pong is being hailed as a hero in Thailand for helping save the life of a newborn baby after the infant's 15-year-old mother tried to hide the birth by burying the boy alive. Ping Pong's owner Usa Nisaika went to check the commotion and found an infant's leg poking up from where the dog was scratching. Nisaika frantically dug up the 5.2-lbs baby and took him to the hospital where doctors said the infant hadn't suffered any serious injuries. Nisaika says everyone in the village is amazed by Ping Pong's actions and says "he is a...
  • Do we want a return to conservative sexual morality?

    01/10/2019 4:01:42 AM PST · by Ozguy1945 · 72 replies
    Has the sexual revolution been abandoned and replaced by loss of freedom for men?
  • Supermum Sue Radford is celebrating the birth of her 21st baby and says it ‘will be her LAST’...

    11/09/2018 5:44:17 PM PST · by SMGFan · 61 replies
    The Sun uk ^ | November 9, 2018
    Her other kids were thrilled when she brought 8lbs 4oz newborn baby Bonnie back to the family's ten-bedroom converted care home Sue, 43, welcomed Bonnie Raye into her king-sized clan after a 12-minute labour. She said: “I thought I’d need more than gas and air but there wasn’t any time.” Her other kids were thrilled when she brought 8lb 4oz Bonnie back to the family’s ten-bedroom converted care home in Morecambe, Lancs. Sue said: “They were all fighting over the first cuddle. It’s such a lovely moment when you bring a newborn home and the others are all lined up...
  • The Motherhood of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Gueranger)

    10/10/2018 9:03:21 PM PDT · by CMRosary · 17 replies
    Clutching My Rosary ^ | 1868 | Dom Prosper Gueranger
    White Double of the Second Class IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY, even amidst their many divergences, the so-called Reformers agreed in utterly rejecting all the honors paid by the Catholic Church to the Blessed Virgin Mary, on the grounds that such veneration of the Mother detracted from the supreme worship due to her Divine Son. Four centuries have more than sufficed to show the result of so doing: the Son has followed the Mother! The descendants of those who refused to Mary the title and rights of Theotokos,—Mother of God—refuse to Jesus the title of Son of God in the...
  • Missouri mom admits to stealing dying daughter’s pain medications

    09/13/2018 6:03:44 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 40 replies
    fox ^ | 09/13/2018
    A Missouri woman has been charged with stealing her terminally ill daughter’s pain medications. Medical staff found bed sores on the daughter and began suspecting the daughter wasn’t being given the prescribed doses of fentanyl and oxycodone, so they tested her urine. Police say it showed no signs of the medications..... … Bond is set at $100,000. No attorney is listed for Ballweg in online court records.