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  • Kennedy's Funeral Further Damages the Church's Credibility

    08/28/2009 11:28:07 PM PDT · by kellynla · 110 replies · 2,823+ views
    humanevents.com ^ | 08/28/2009 | Rev. Michael P. Orsi
    There is much truth to the adage that many of our wounds are self inflicted. This has been especially true for the Catholic Church in the United States and the Archdiocese of Boston in particular. Recall that the clergy sex abuse scandal first came to light there because of their egregious nature and the laxity of the then Archbishop Bernard Cardinal Law in handling them. According to statistics the Church is still reeling from the aftershocks. On Wednesday the Church further diminished her credibility when it was announced that a Mass of Christian Burial would be celebrated for Senator Edward...
  • Media’s Pro-Choice Darling Called Humans ‘Ecotumors'

    08/25/2009 7:09:17 AM PDT · by Bean74 · 10 replies · 589+ views
    Culture and Media Institute ^ | August 25, 2009 | Colleen Raezler
    To liberal media outlets, Warren Hern, one of the few late-term abortion providers in the country, has been worthy of praise as a doctor who boldly stands up for his beliefs in the face of intimidation – a lonely humanitarian braving violent death for the sake of his patients. That’s the picture painted by TV and other media. What’s missing from the portrait is Hern’s belief that humans are “malignant ecotumors,” his refusal to be called an abortionist, and his strident denunciations of the pro-life movement. Attention has turned to Hern in the wake of the May 31 murder of...
  • Abortion Practitioner Leroy Carhart Lays Off Half His Staff, Says Abortions Down

    08/21/2009 3:14:36 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 17 replies · 1,555+ views
    Life News ^ | 8/21/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Omaha, NE (LifeNews.com) -- Late-term abortion practitioner LeRoy Carhart announced today that he had laid off nearly half of the staff at his Omaha, Nebraska-area abortion center. The move came after a coalition of pro-life groups submitted a complaint to the state attorney general asking for an investigation.Carhart told the Omaha World-Herald he was not aware of the complaint and said he could not discuss the reasons for the layoffs.“This is nothing new,” he said. “They are always making stuff up, and they aren't very credible.”But, in a letter to staff that the newspaper obtained, Carhart indicated the number...
  • "Pro-Choice" Abortionist Interviewer Surprised by Her Reaction to Witnessing Abortion

    08/19/2009 8:53:04 AM PDT · by Pope Pius XII · 17 replies · 1,069+ views
    Lifesitenews ^ | August 15, 2009 | Patrick B. Craine
    Newsweek's Sarah Kliff added her voice to the media campaign softening the image of late-term abortionist LeRoy Carhart on Saturday with her report 'The Abortion Evangelist', but says she did not anticipate and has difficulty explaining her emotional reaction to witnessing Carhart actually take the life of an unborn child. Kliff spent 4 days visiting Carhart's Nebraska abortuary, interviewing him, speaking with the mothers who were seeking abortions, and watching him at work. Painting him as a martyr for the cause, she describes Carhart's plight as one of the few remaining abortionists left in the country willing to abort late...
  • The Last Abortion Doctor? ; How 'Esquire' got it wrong.

    08/17/2009 10:40:28 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 334+ views
    Newsweek ^ | Aug 15, 2009 | Sarah Kliff
    For thirty-six years Warren Hern has been one of the few doctors in America to specialize in late abortions ... And when Dr. Tiller was murdered that Sunday in church, Warren Hern became the only one left." Those sentences, from this month’s issue of Esquire, introduce the magazine's profile of late-term abortion provider Warren Hern. They're surprising and intriguing, the beginning of a story I definitely want to read. But unfortunately, they're not true. Warren Hern is not the country's last late-term abortion doctor.
  • Medical Center Won't Let LeRoy Carhart Take Late-Term Abortion Patients There

    08/15/2009 1:47:08 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 18 replies · 1,528+ views
    Life News ^ | 8/14/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas has announced that it will not allow LeRoy Carhart to admit patients there who may suffer from botched abortions. The decision is significant because it could prevent Carhart from opening up a new late-term abortion business in town. Carhart current runs an abortion center outside Omaha, Nebraska and had worked with late-term abortion practitioner George Tiller before he was shot and killed by someone not affiliated with the pro-life movement.Carhart wants to replace Tiller and open up his own abortion facility in Wichita, but he needs an agreement with...
  • Feds consider conspiracy in Tiller death (No mention of who he killed)

    08/10/2009 8:55:21 PM PDT · by Libloather · 6 replies · 1,099+ views
    UPI ^ | 9/10/09
    Feds consider conspiracy in Tiller deathPublished: Aug. 10, 2009 at 1:28 PM WICHITA, Kan., Aug. 10 (UPI) -- A federal investigation is underway to determine if more than one person was involved in abortion doctor George Tiller's death, Kansas authorities said. Scott Roeder, 51, of Kansas City, Kan., is charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Tiller May 31 at the church where Tiller served as an usher. Roeder pleaded innocent and is being held in a Wichita jail on $20 million bail with trial scheduled for Sept. 21. Federal agents, who declined to comment on an investigation,...
  • Late-term Abortionist: Man is "Malignant Eco-Tumor"

    08/08/2009 1:42:57 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 31 replies · 1,215+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 8/7/09 | Peter J. Smith
    BOULDER, Colorado, August 7, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Dr. Warren Hern, one of the last abortionists willing to perform very late-term abortions in the United States, has written published works describing man as a "malignant eco-tumor" destroying the earth. Esquire magazine reports in a story entitled "the Last Abortion Doctor," that Hern, the director of the Boulder Abortion Clinic since 1975, argued in a work called Urban Malignancy: Similarity in the Fractal Dimensions of Urban Morphology and Malignant Neoplasms that growing human populations act like a "malignant ecotumor." LifeSiteNews.com found a 2008 edition of Hern's article published in the International...
  • The Abortionist's Eye Is On Us

    07/20/2009 3:59:22 PM PDT · by WhiteCastle · 12 replies · 734+ views
    Washington Times ^ | July 20, 2009 | Alveda C. King
    Like many black women, I once believed the doctor who told me my babies were no more than "a blob of tissue." I wanted to believe it. Eventually, I realized I was wrong, that I was a secondary victim of abortion. I repented and found healing through God. Today, I work in the civil rights movement of the our century -- the right of every one of every race to live... Abortion has taken a gruesome toll on the black community, killing more than AIDS and crime combined. Some 14 million black babies have been aborted since the 1973 U.S....
  • Abortion Practitioner Alberto Hodari Fined $10,000 For Woman's Abortion Death

    07/03/2009 12:45:42 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 15 replies · 502+ views
    Life News ^ | 7/3/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Abortion practitioner Alberto Hodari, based in the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan, has been fined $10,000 by a state board in connection with a woman's botched abortion death. One of Hodari's staff did an abortion on Regina Johnson and, afterwards, suffered respiratory and cardiac arrest. Staff at Hodari's abortion center allegedly failed to help her or call for an ambulance and she was deprived of oxygen for an extended time. She died a short time later at Hodari's Womencare clinic in Lathrup Village. Johnson's death is one of several women to have died over the years under...
  • Pro-Abortion Groups Keep Exploiting Death of Abortionist George Tiller for Money

    06/25/2009 12:18:27 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 5 replies · 423+ views
    Life News ^ | 6/25/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Leading pro-abortion groups continue to devise every method possible to raise money by exploiting the shooting death of late-term abortion practitioner George Tiller. One group is running a signature ad campaign in Ms. magazine while another is selling bracelets like Lance Armstrong's.A new fundraising email from NARAL begins this way, "You've heard of wearing your heart on your sleeve. Well, in honor of Dr. George Tiller's work, we want you to wear yours on your wrist."NARAL is selling purple wrist bracelets with the message "Trust Women," a mantra of sorts of Tiller's that he used...
  • Pro-Life Group Starts Research on Late-Term Abortion Practitioner LeRoy Carhart

    06/25/2009 12:13:04 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 7 replies · 673+ views
    Life News ^ | 6/25/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Bellevue, NE (LifeNews.com) -- With Nebraska-based late-term abortion practitioner LeRoy Carhart saying he will take the place of George Tiller to do the lions share of the controversial abortions in Kansas, the pro-life group that was a leading Tiller watchdog is putting together a new research project focused on Carhart.Operation Rescue told LifeNews.com on Thursday that it is asking women who have had abortions at the hand of Carhart to contact it."We are conducting a research project and are encouraging women who are ready to share their stories about their abortion experiences with LeRoy Carhart to contact us as...
  • Coulter: 'I Don't Think of It As a Murder'

    06/23/2009 6:02:57 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 210 replies · 5,461+ views
    Little Green Footballs ^ | June 22, 2009 | Little Green Footballs
    Even Bill O’Reilly (who has been pretty cold-blooded about the murder of Dr. George Tiller) seems a little taken aback when Ann Coulter says, “I don’t think of it as a murder ... I am personally opposed to shooting abortionists, but I don’t believe in imposing my morality on others.” And: “If you don’t believe in shooting abortionists, don’t shoot an abortionist.” And: “That’s why liberals are so hysterical about this, because generally they’re on the pro-death side ... in this one case, they’re finally against someone dying, a man responsible for killing 60,000 babies.”
  • Senate Blocks Pro-Tiller Resolution Glorifying Abortion Industry

    06/23/2009 12:47:50 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 22 replies · 1,114+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 6/23/09 | Kathleen Gilbert
    WASHINGTON, D.C., June 23, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The Senate yesterday blocked a resolution praising the "crucial services" of abortionists and condemning violence against them in the wake of Kansas late-term abortionist George Tiller's murder last month. The resolution, sponsored by Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Barbara Boxer (D-CA), and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), decried violence against "providers of health care services to women" and asserted, "there is a history of violence against providers of reproductive health care, as health care employees have suffered threats and hostility in order to provide crucial services to patients."The resolution failed to gather adequate support after Shaheen...
  • “Terrorists”: What Late Term Abortionists Leroy Carhart and Warren Hern Call the Pro-Life Movement

    06/22/2009 1:09:31 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 26 replies · 710+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 6/22/09 | Alex Bush
    June 19, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – PBS recently conducted interviews with notorious late-term abortionists Leroy Carhart and Warren Hern, in which both men labeled the pro-life movement a “terrorist movement.”“This is domestic terrorism, this is a terrorist movement,” said Hern.“The anti-abortion people have no decency. They will stop at nothing,” Hern said. “They'll hurt people that you love in order to hurt you and they do not believe that other people have the right to be left alone.”He continued, saying that the pro-life message is “designed to kill.” “It’s part of the message that it’s ok to kill a doctor who...
  • The Pro-Abortion Movement’s Best Kept Secret

    06/20/2009 10:03:46 AM PDT · by wagglebee · 28 replies · 1,554+ views
    The American TFP ^ | 6/19/09 | Michael Whitcraft
    In the wake of George Tiller’s killing, many pundits and pro-abortionists have tried to project the shadow of his assassination onto the entire pro-life movement. A June 2 Associated Press (AP) article titled: “Suspect in doctor killing railed against abortion” exemplifies the attempt. Although the AP professes to be an unbiased news source, the only pro-lifers interviewed expressed support for Tiller’s slaying and a substantial part of the story outlined the increased security measures abortion mills will now assume. Although every mainstream pro-life organization issued immediate condemnations of the killing, the article lacked a single quote from any of these...
  • Abortionist Killed: National News -- Abortionist Kills Woman: Ignored

    06/17/2009 5:19:42 AM PDT · by rhema · 11 replies · 697+ views
    Christian Newswire ^ | June 16, 2009 | Valerie Mosher Pfeil
    Abortionist George Tiller's death brought an outpouring of national media headlines and Congressional condolences to his family by a resolution approved by the US House. Laura Hope Smith's death at the hands of an abortionist was and continues to be ignored and her mother's effort to bring it to the attention of her senator was stonewalled. "Where was the press when my daughter Laura died at the hands of an abortionist?" asks Eileen Smith, Laura's mother. A media search shows mostly news reports from nonprofit organizations, religious news and other alternative media. Laura's death was mentioned 10 months later in...
  • Late-Term Abortionist LeRoy Carhart “One Sick Individual”: Nebraska Attorney General

    06/16/2009 12:41:27 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 36 replies · 1,408+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 6/15/09 | John Jalsevac
    June 15, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In the wake of the murder of his close friend and colleague George Tiller, Nebraska late-term abortionist LeRoy Carhart has stated that he will continue offering third-trimester abortions. In a telephone interview with the Associated Press last week Carhart said, "there will be a place in Kansas for the later second- and the medically indicated third-trimester patients very soon."Carhart said that he has never performed third-trimester abortions at his facility in Nebraska, but that he has done so at Tiller’s facility in Wichita. Carhart would occasionally perform late-term abortions at Tiller’s facility to avoid...
  • LeRoy Carhart Plans to Continue Late-term Abortions in Kansas After Tiller Death

    06/11/2009 1:36:02 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 26 replies · 663+ views
    Life News ^ | 6/11/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Nebraska-based late-term abortion practitioner LeRoy Carhart, a colleague of slain late-term abortion practitioner George Tiller, says he plans to do such abortions in Kansas. With the Tiller family announcing that it will permanently close his abortion center, Carhart may open up his own business.Carhart indicated he would do late-term abortions but would not say whether he would do them from an existing facility or would open his own abortion center somewhere in the state.He insisted in an interview with the Associated Press that "there will be a place in Kansas for the later second- and...
  • Doc [from Nebraska] plans to offer 3rd-term abortions in Kansas

    06/10/2009 11:05:22 PM PDT · by Salvation · 17 replies · 1,508+ views
    msnbc.,msn.com ^ | June 10, 2009 | AP
    Doc plans to offer 3rd-term abortions in Kansas Staff from Dr. Tiller's clinic may join the Nebraskan to help train others  Wed., June 10, 2009 OMAHA, Neb. - A Nebraska doctor says he'll perform third-term abortions in Kansas after the slaying of abortion provider George Tiller, even though Tiller's clinic is closed.Dr. LeRoy Carhart declined to discuss his plans in detail during a telephone interview with The Associated Press, but insisted "there will be a place in Kansas for the later second and the medically indicated third-trimester patients very soon." "I just think that until everything is in place, it's...