Abortion “Onion”: Layer 3

    This is a continuation of Abortion “Onion”: Layer 1 and Layer 2. In the first part of this series, two specific points were identified.  The first point is that abortion is an industry.  The second point is that fetal tissue harvesting is a very lucrative business. In the second part of this series, elements of the healthcare industry, primarily certification and accreditation were discussed.  The | Read More »

    The Abortion “Onion”: Layer 2

    This is a continuation of Abortion “Onion”: Layer 1.  By the conclusion of the first diary, two specific points had been identified.  The first point is that abortion is an industry.  The second point is that fetal tissue harvesting is a very lucrative business. The next step will be to address a few specifics about how the health care industry in general is regulated. Certification | Read More »

    The Abortion “Onion” : Layer 1

    A few days ago, mbecker posted a diary that shares information about events taking place in the states of Connecticut and New Jersey that pertains to indictment of two physicians who have been charged with murder in relation to late-term abortions.    I was greatly heartened to hear how our legal system is responding to these situations, and even more so after the events that occurred | Read More »

    No Greater Love

    Prelude:  For those who may be under the impression that I’ve withdrawn from RS due to my health, thank you for your concerns but that isn’t the case.  I have a very real opportunity to make significant changes in my living conditions, and I need to spend my time wisely by focusing on this opportunity.  Yet when I read this story, it touched me so | Read More »

    The Abortion Industry’s Greatest Fear: TRAP Laws

    Preface:  As a Christian, I believe that life begins at conception and abortion is an act that takes the life of a human being.  As an American citizen, I do not agree that taxpayers should be required to support funding for elective abortions.  All in all, I would prefer to see some type of intervention that stems the tide of abortion in our country.  With | Read More »

    The NEW Union Agenda

    Richard Trumka has just announced the new agenda AFL-CIO will be pursuing.  Here are the most pertinent comments: In an interview with The Huffington Post, AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka called the current climate “absolutely” the worst he has seen during the course of his 40-year career in organized labor. His 11-million-plus federation has been forced to adjust, he said, and is making a concerted push | Read More »

    England’s Remorse: The Moral Price of Liberalism

    ‘There are pockets of our society that are not only broken, but frankly sick,’ he said. ‘When we see children as young as 13 looting and laughing, when we see the disgusting sight of an injured young man with people pretending to help him while they are robbing him, it is clear that there are things that are badly wrong in our society. ‘For me | Read More »

    Watching London Burn…

    Today is coming to an end in England, and already there are new reports of violence on the streets. Less than an hour ago, a twitter post was noted that sales of baseball bats has increased 5000% on Amazon!  A low base is being assumed, but it’s still significant.  No one knows for certain who is buying the bats…protesters or citizens seeking to defend themselves. | Read More »

    ICE Memo References NLRB as Immigration Factor

    For those who may not be familiar with the memorandum sent out by the Department of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on June 17th, here are the facts. The stated purpose of the memorandum is to provide “U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) personnel guidance on the exercise of prosecutorial discretion to ensure that the agency’s immigration enforcement resources are focused on the agency’s | Read More »

    DHHS Doubles Down On Indiana Over Planned Parenthood Funding

    My, my, oh my…..the true character of the present administration is definitely revealing itself!!! Last week, we saw an example of the Department of Justice and Transit Security Administration applying economic terrorism to “double down” in its dealing with the state of Texas. Today, we see yet another example of this tactic coming out of the Obama administration, directed at the state of Indiana. All | Read More »