The Gender Swamp

BILGE FOR THE MODERN WORLD: Abortionists, Pope Francis, and Cardinal Wuerl

By Judie Brown Bilge: stale or worthless remarks or ideas When I first read Bill O’Reilly’s comments about what it takes to make a phrase or a term bilge, I was heartened because he too sees the fallacy in the abuse of language devoid of facts. O’Reilly opines: One of the hip sayings in the […]

Women and THE Woman

By Judie Brown Some women view abortion as a “key part of women’s liberty, equality, and economic security.” In fact, some women carry their advocacy of aborting their own children to extremes, as witnessed during the recent confirmation hearings for now Justice Brett Kavanaugh. But what about women who, according to a recent study published in the […]

Lofty Rhetoric Versus Nonnegotiable Truth

By Judie Brown Last week, Maine senator Susan Collins (R) delivered a speech the day before Judge Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed. It seems that this speech defined the crux of the debate between the two sides. If that is the case, then we can be assured that the entire clash of worldviews over this Supreme […]

The System of Death

By Judie Brown In a recent e-mail discussing the problems associated with the abuse of palliative care, Paul Byrne, MD made a statement that, I believe, defines the foundational problem in our culture today. Dr. Byrne called what is happening a “System of Death,” which refers not only to euthanizing the so-called unwanted because they […]

Humpty Dumpty Would Be Proud

By Judie Brown In the Lewis Carroll classic Through the Looking-Glass, readers see a dialogue between Humpty Dumpty and Alice. Here are the words that I find so fitting for what is happening today: “When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, “it means just what I choose it to […]

Namby-Pamby Politicians and Preborn Babies

By Judie Brown This week has been a lulu for preborn babies! Just days ago the US Department of Health and Human Services announced the cancellation of the Food and Drug Administration’s $15,900 contract with Advanced Bioscience Resources to provide fresh “human fetal tissue” for transplantation into mice to create human-like immune systems. This action was the result of […]