“Informed Consent”

Informed consent is a basic principle in health care today–except when the topic is abortion. That’s become clear in the reaction of the Abortion Industry to sonogram laws, as noted in this NPR story. Can you imagine a doctor not using imaging technology of some kind before any other medical procedure? Can you imagine lobbyists…

Planned Parenthood and Racism

Margaret Sanger, the mother of Planned Parenthood, was a racist who was committed to eugenics. Students at UCLA have been doing some research to see if Planned Parenthood has really moved from its origins. See also California Catholic Daily.

A Package

Diogenes looks at the NARAL webpage, which gives some insight into a cluster of issues supported by some very ardent abortion supporters.

Ground “Sacred and Holy” to Moloch

Unbelievable. Via Diogenes: “As he blessed a Planned Parenthood abortion clinic in Albany, New York yesterday,…” …the Rev. Larry Phillips of Schenectady’s Emmanuel-Friedens Church [United Church of Christ] declared the ground “sacred and holy … where women’s voices and stories are welcomed, valued and affirmed; sacred ground where women are treated with dignity, supported in…

“Jews and the Pro-Life Movement”

Toby Katz at Cross-Currents: In truth we have many good reasons to ally ourselves with religious believers in the pro-life movement, because the “pro-choice” movement is so horrendously murderous and immoral. The entire point of the pro-choice movement is to guarantee “sex with no consequences”—in fact, you could put that on a bumper sticker, it…

Garry Wills

Sigh. What are we to say about Garry Wills? His latest opinion piece is in the Los Angeles Times: “Abortion Isn’t a Religious Issue.” He begins, The right-to-life people hold that it is as strong a point of religion as any can be. It is religious because the Sixth Commandment (or the Fifth by Catholic…