Ross Douthat, in today’s New York Times, has a barnburner of an op-ed dismantling the oft-heard liberal defense that defunding Planned Parenthood is not really pro-life because Planned Parenthood does so much for “women’s health” that to funding Planned Parenthood is thus, really pro-life. Douthat calls Bullshit — though in a more erudite fashion.
Meet the new eugenicist, same as the old eugenicists. These folks never really go away they just (barely) change the language. From The Federalist’s Mollie Hemingway
Five years ago, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said the most fascinating thing in a candid interview with Sunday New York Times Magazine reporter Emily Bazelon:
Planned Parenthood in Denver, CO is being sued by the mother of a 13-year old girl who alleges they sent her daughter home with her husband (the girl’s stepfather) — the man who got her pregnant and then took her for the abortion.
The 13-year-old’s stepfather, Timothy David, brought the girl to the clinic […]
William Blake (1809), The Flight of Moloch — one of Blake’s illustrations of On the Morning of Christ’s Nativity, the poem by John Milton
What do you do with rubbish? You burn it of course.
The bodies of thousands of aborted and miscarried babies were incinerated as clinical waste, with some even used […]
This man, John Andrew Welden, just got almost 14 years in prison for tricking his now ex-girlfriend into taking a “morning after” type pill resulting in her miscarrying the baby they had conceived.
She once thought John Andrew Welden was the most compassionate man she had ever met. Now she calls him a thief. […]
Molly Anne Dutton — Auburn University’s 2013 Homecoming Queen
My mom posted this fantastic story on Auburn’s 2013 Homecoming Queen, Molly Anne Dutton:
Molly Anne Dutton, did not win the vote with the backing of a major sorority or by being the most popular, but by telling her amazing story. Dutton’s birth mother was […]
Wendy “Abortion Barbie” Davis, declared candidate to be the Democratic nominee for Governor of Texas in the next election cycle recently declared her views to be “pro-life”. This is the Wendy Davis who made her political name filibustering a Texas bill that would have restricted abortions to after 20 weeks. I know. In any […]
The People’s Republic of California marches on goose-stepping towards Perdition:
Nurse practitioners, certified nurse midwives and physician assistants could perform a type of early abortion under a bill approved Monday by the state Senate, leaving the measure one step from the governor.
The measure by Assemblywoman Toni Atkins, D-San Diego, would let those medical […]
not to put too fine a point on it… h/t: FB friend