Cecile Richards and the Honor of Defending Cruelty

By Judie Brown Upon officially leaving the presidency of Planned Parenthood, Cecile Richards wrote in her goodbye fundraising appeal: “I am filled with emotion. . . . For the last 12 years, I have been honored to stand by your side to fight for reproductive health and rights.” Her words immediately reminded me of the Scribes and […]

Archbishop Paglia Fails Alfie Evans

By Judie Brown In Alfie Evans’ final days, people of conscience around the world strove to defend his right to live and his parents’ right to be the decision makers regarding his care. Yes, we knew that he had a degenerative brain disease, but we also knew then, just as we know now, that he was […]

The Alfie Evans Tragedy Bodes Badly for Mankind

By Judie Brown Alfie Evans is a 23-month-old baby boy who suffers from a rare disease that has, according to his doctors, destroyed his brain. Whether or not this diagnosis is accurate is not the point. The questions about this case are not about Alfie’s condition but rather about the hospital. Alder Hey Children’s Hospital […]

It’s Not Hurting Anyone Else!

By Judie Brown This past weekend Democrat senator Charles Schumer discussed legalizing marijuana at the federal level. During the interview he said: “If smoking marijuana doesn’t hurt anybody else, why shouldn’t we allow people to do it and not make it criminal?” This struck me as particularly inane since we know that drug abuse of […]

Millions of Crucifixions

By Judie Brown It has often been said that without the crucifixion there would be no Resurrection. This is what we witness during the three days beginning with Holy Thursday and culminating on Easter Sunday morning. The word crucifixion, defined as an “extreme and painful punishment” resulting in death, was the form of capital punishment […]

The Selfie March

By Judie Brown Was the recent March for Our Lives really about teens loving, caring, and mourning other teens, or was it something completely different? The March for Our Lives was a cleverly orchestrated activity designed by left wing political types to give the appearance of concerned high school students protesting because they are the […]