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Catholic women and that other contraceptive mandate
Carolyn Moynihan | 14 September 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Catholic Church, contraception, natural family planning
Why do so many church-going women reject Catholic teaching on family planning? At last someone has asked them.

It’s babies lost, not born, that tend to shorten a mother’s life
Priscilla K. Coleman | 14 September 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, maternal mortality, perinatal death
A new study based on Danish registries shows abortion is not safer than birth.

Working moms spend less time on kids’ diet and excerise
Mariette Ulrich | 14 September 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: children's health, working mothers
Moms who are employed full-time outside the home simply have less time for everything outside of working hours. It’s a logistical reality, not a moral judgment.

The Invisible Detective Series
Tim Golden | 13 September 2012 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: mystery
Another mystery in The Invisible Detective Series.

Libyan attack: coordinated and planned?
Sheila Liaugminas | 13 September 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Al Qaeda, Christopher Stevens, Libyan embassy, US embassy attack
It was not impassioned spontaneous combustion, inflamed by a video of the prophet Muhammed, as reported by a lot of media. That video had been on the internet for about a month, then picked up by Egyptian media on September…

Let your ‘yes’ be yes and your ‘no’ be no - some hope!
Michael Kirke | 12 September 2012 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: British Government, Nick Clegg
What is caught on camera when politicians think the cameras are no longer running, or caught on microphones in similar circumstances – or what appears in the drafts of a politician’s speech before his political judgement gives him time to…

Navy SEALs get more attention
Sheila Liaugminas | 12 September 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Adam Brown, bin Laden mission, Eric Blehm, Navy SEALs, No Easy Day, No Easy Op, SEAL Team SIX
For an elite special operations force that relies on stealth and anonymity, the SEALs sure have been in the limelight this year. It’s probably the one place on earth they’re not exactly prepared to be.

War and Bluff: Iran, Israel and the US
George Friedman | 12 September 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: foreign policy, Iran, Israel
Bellicose speeches and sabre-rattling do not add up to an existential threat.

Mothers Matter: Who on Earth Cares?
Carolyn Moynihan | 12 September 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Africa, MaterCare, maternal mortality
A documentary film shows one model of service that is saving mothers' lives and health in sub-Saharan Africa.

Human Trafficking - The Progeny of the One Child Policy
Marcus Roberts | 12 September 2012 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: China, gendercide, human trafficking, North Korea, one-child policy
The One Child Policy isn't merely an injustice against the unborn and their parents...

The US needs to debate targeted killing with drones
Michael Cook | 11 September 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2012 elections, Barack Obama, drones, targeted assassination
Are drones really compatible with "our traditions of rule of law and due process", as President Obama claims?

The vision of Barack Obama
Sheila Liaugminas | 11 September 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Barack Obama, Democratic National Convention, Frank Marshall Davis, Obama's' mentor
After nearly four years, we should know by now. But big media either don’t care to know, or don’t want us to know what they know. Good thing they’re no longer the gatekeepers for information access.

Marriage - a miracle cure
Carolyn Moynihan | 11 September 2012 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: cancer, marriage
Doctors have discovered a cancer treatment that outranks all others – marriage.

Could British teachers be sacked for opposing gay marriage? Probably, says QC
Michael Cook | 11 September 2012 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: conscience protection, marriage celebrants, UK
Teachers and chaplains who openly oppose the UK's Government's redefinition of marriage face being disciplined, or sacked for their views if the law is changed, warns a top legal expert. The detailed legal opinion from Aidan O'Neill, a senior QC…

Immigration: he who is without sin
John B. Londregan | 11 September 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2012 elections, Immigration
Those who complain about illegal immigration are still morally complicit: they gladly take advantage of cheaper prices made possible by undocumented workers.

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