Roe V. Wade
Prejudice as strong as ever?
It takes many forms, and it snakes its way through cultural relativism. But it’s alive and very active.
Kermit Gosnell: the back alley abortionist Roe ensconced
But that’s giving away one of the punchlines of a very lengthy, gut-wrenching, soul-searching article in the Wall Street Journal the other day that, taken together with the commentaries and articles linked within it, is filled with punches to the gut. It may be the best handling of the worst abortion news we’ve heard publicly since the news that the Supreme Court made abortion legal with its Roe decision.
Roe at 40
“Picture a football stadium that holds 55,000 people, and then multiply that to 1,000 such filled stadiums, and you’ll have an idea of how many human beings we have lost, how many babies have been killed, since the Roe v. Wade decision 40 years ago.”
The unintended benefit of Roe?
As long as current abortion law is on the books as legalized in the Roe v. Wade decision, it may be providing some new strength to the legal case for conscience protection in health care. Really.
Who was missing from the March for Life?
The news media. Last year Newsweek tried to claim young women were the ones missing. That fallacy exposed, they tried just ignoring it this year. So did most other big outlets. But media blackouts don’t work anymore. Except to marginalize the media…
How’s life in the US?
What irony that the anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the March for Life, and the State of the Union all fall in the same week.
The pro-life movement is young
They came from all over the country, some riding in buses for 20 hours or more, many spending the night in church basements, all braving the cold, frosty weather to attend the 38th March for Life in Washington D.C.
Rights and Roe
President Obama marked the 38th anniversary of the Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion in America by restating his commitment to protecting that ‘constitutional right.’
The Supreme Court ruling legalizing abortion in America turns 38 today. It’s getting old.
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