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What we honor
Sheila Liaugminas | 31 May 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Arlington Cemetery, Memorial Day, military service
Each year when Memorial Day comes around again, America enjoys an extended weekend and a holiday filled with enjoyable activities like barbecues and picnics and recreation. The fact that we’re free to celebrate a holiday is the point of it…


Who did I come from? The children of donor dads grow up
Elizabeth Marquardt | 30 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: donor offspring, reproductive technology, right to know
A revealing new study shows that, for donor offspring at least, being wanted isn't everything.


Model beauty
Sheila Liaugminas | 30 May 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: beauty, fashion model, religious conversion
The world is used to beautiful, glamorous models. We infrequently see them do this…


Rethink choice
Sheila Liaugminas | 30 May 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: choice, television advertising
There’s a television commercial running these days for AT&T that seems to make a pro-life statement…..intended or not.


Time for some news
Sheila Liaugminas | 29 May 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Catholic church hierarchy, Joe Sestak, Morning Joe, Pope Benedict, Richard Stengel, Time magazine
It is not news that Time magazine has suffered the same cutbacks over recent years as other major media and consequently redirected their editorial energies to whatever sells in a pop culture seeking constant entertainment. It’s no surprise that translates…


Tight Pant Ban
Katie Hinderer | 29 May 2010 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: clothing, laws, modesty, muslim, news, pants
Today news outlets around the world are covering a ban that the Indonesian government has put on women and their attire. Any woman caught wearing pants, a tight skirt or a mini-skirt will be apprehended and given a more appropriate…


Obama’s spill
Sheila Liaugminas | 28 May 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: big government, oil spill

Sooner or later, the monstrous oil spill gushing so hideously and uncontrollably was going to turn ugly for President Obama, personally. Seems it finally has.



Race, sex and marriage laws
Francis J Beckwith | 28 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: race, same-sex marriage
Why there is no comparison between interracial marriage and same-sex marriage.


American Idol and virtuous America
Katie Hinderer | 27 May 2010 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: american idol, singing, talent show, television, youtube
Despite what American Idol’s producers think, the show is actually about the virtue and wholesomeness of the average American.


Battle over blood
Dale O'Leary | 27 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: blood donation, homosexuality
The ban on homosexuals donating blood is far too risky to lift.


The clash over core American values
Godfrey Hodgson | 27 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: American politics, international relations, morality
The great contest of the United States in 2010 is about the moral nature of American society.


Germany’s demographic gloom
Carolyn Moynihan | 27 May 2010 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: birth rates, Germany, population decline
Germany is struggling to solve its population and demographic crisis, reporting that last year births dropped by 30,000 and there was a net loss of 13,000 people through migration.


From family to families at the UN
Vincenzina Santoro | 27 May 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: family, political correctness, United Nations
The United Nations loves families. It just can't decide which model it likes best.


Service is still the mission
Sheila Liaugminas | 26 May 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: charity, Haiti, missionary, Mother Teresa
Can you serve the poor better by doing mission work in an impoverished region, or making a lot of money and donating much of it to many charitable causes?


Most kids are dating way too early
Carolyn Moynihan | 26 May 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: dating, parenting
That’s the opinion of family psychologist Ray Guarendi, and judging from the schoolkids I see smooching on the street and at the mall he is right.


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