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by | Jul 18, 2022

“I am a palaeoecologist at the University of Maine and, like the nearly one in four people capable of becoming pregnant in their lifetime in the United States, I have an abortion story,” begins an article in Nature magazine. The…

by | Jun 20, 2022

“For I ask all men whether they would prefer to have joy in truth or in falsehood. They hesitate no more in preferring the truth than in wishing for happiness itself.” –St. Augustine  I am about to argue that consummate…

by | Feb 21, 2022

The Desecrators: Defeating the Cancel Culture Mob and Reclaiming One Nation Under God By Matt Schlapp and Deal W. Hudson (TAN Books, 232 pages, $27.95) Matt Schlapp and Deal Hudson have written a must-read book about how the Left seeks…

by | Jan 21, 2022

Tens of thousands of protesters paraded from the Washington Monument to the Supreme Court Friday at the 49th annual March for Life to demand the reversal of Roe v. Wade. This time, the tone was markedly different from past marches…

by | Dec 30, 2021

I was listening to an online debate over abortion. It was a good forum, seeking to encourage civil dialogue among those holding radically different views. There may be no more incendiary issue, yet participants treated each other with respect; only occasionally…

by | Dec 11, 2021

There is a crowning moment, both happy and terrifying, in the life of an adult, and that is when a baby is placed in your hands and the nurse pronounces the key words of the Great voodoo witchery (GVW): “It’s…

by | Sep 27, 2021

All those who cherish the great achievements of the past, whether spiritual, intellectual, artistic, or unclassifiable, realize sooner or later that their own recollections of what was before are not enough to inspire others to take hold of and cherish…

by | Sep 22, 2021

Abortion clinics in Texas are hurting under the limitations on abortions and the threat of even spurious lawsuits as a result of Senate Bill 8. The law prohibits abortions in Texas after a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which is…

by | Sep 3, 2021

A “don’t look back!” approach to life has lots of appeal. We aim for bright futures. Why not focus all our mental energies on plowing ahead with vigor? Preoccupations with the past can slow us down. Future-mindedness, for good reason,…

by | Jun 13, 2021

“The Bridge of Life,” editorial cartoon by Patrick Cross for The American Spectator, June 13, 2021.

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