Cackles, Robots, and Death

From Dawn to Twilight

By Donald DeMarco, PhD Hubert H. Humphrey, the 38th vice president of the United States and two-time senator, ran for the presidency in 1968, losing to Richard Nixon. His affiliation was the Democratic Party, but his respect for the full range of human life is no longer characteristic of that political assembly. He and his […]

Rebellious ‘Catholic’ Media Spews Animosity

By Judie Brown Growing up, we often uttered retorts such as “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me” when disagreeing with a feisty classmate. But with maturity came the realization that some folks are simply hell-bent on detestations.  Such is the case with the National Catholic Reporter. One of […]

Pro-Life This Week – September 11, 2020

Week in Review – In these days of death and destruction, Lubbock, TX, offers some hope. On this anniversary of the terrorist attacks of 2001, let us take a few moments and pray for the families of the 2,977 individuals—including at least four preborn babies—who lost their lives that day. Let us particularly remember the […]

Telehealth: Planned Parenthood-Style

By Jim Sedlak Telemedicine in the United States has been around in one form or another since the early 1900s, but it took the US space program to cement the components into something similar to what we currently call telehealth. In the 1960s, as spaceflights became longer, it became necessary to transmit medical data from […]

5 Reasons to Discuss Assisted Suicide with Your Teens

By Susan Ciancio We know it can be extremely difficult to talk to teenagers about difficult topics like abortion, suicide, euthanasia, or other sensitive issues. We often have parents, educators, and youth ministers tell us that they want to have meaningful conversations, but they don’t know where to begin. That’s why we created our Conversation Starter series. […]

The Ninety-Two

By Judie Brown Recently 92 members of Congress called on the Food and Drug Administration’s commissioner, Stephen Hahn, to redefine the abortion pill Mifeprex (mifepristone) as a “hazard” or “threat of danger.” The goal is to have the pill removed from the market. Senator Ted Cruz and 19 of his colleagues in the Senate sent […]