By Susan Ciancio Tomorrow is the feast day of St. Angela Merici. She once told the sisters she led: “Be bound to one another by…
With almost two million views in 48 hours, the Lena Dunham animated video about Planned Parenthood and its founder, Margaret Sanger, has gone viral. Like most viral videos, it is interesting to watch, but contains little information of value. In these days where Planned Parenthood is under fire across the country for a myriad of reasons, this is clearly a propaganda piece meant to deflect people from the truth.
Vatican representative Cardinal Peter Turksen made statements in an interview with the BBC alluding to Birth Control and the use of natural means to regulate births as a tool to address environmental challenges. This is the antithesis of the birth control mentality and is not compatible with a view that natural family planning is mere birth control. Clarification of his comments are needed before grave damage is done in the public arena and Catholic people are led to believe that the Church is promoting birth control by any name.