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  • Gallup Poll: Majority Now Say Gay Sex, Unwed Births, Are Morally OK

    05/21/2013 11:56:46 AM PDT · by NYer · 113 replies
    Christian Post ^ | May 21, 2013 | Napp Nazworth
    May 21, 2013|8:34 am A Gallup pollshows that a majority of Americans now believe that sexual relations between two men or two women, and unmarried women having a baby, are morally acceptable. In the new survey, 59 percent of American adults answered that gay or lesbian relations are morally acceptable, a 19 percentage point increase since 2001 when only 40 percent said it was morally acceptable.Sixty percent of respondents said that having a baby outside of marriage was morally acceptable, a 15 percentage point increase since 2002 when only 45 percent said it was morally acceptable.Of the 20 issues which...
  • Eastwood fails to make Republicans' day (Oz didn't like it-plus the fake car & yacht stories!)

    09/02/2012 11:29:11 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 28 replies
    The Stock Journal ^ | September 2, 2012
    Just a day after Mitt Romney made the most important speech of his life, the edges of it are slipping away. You can remember some of the themes and Romney's wonderful chin and his big soft eyes. The rest is fading out. But Clint Eastwood, standing before a blank teleprompter, muttering at a chair - that is an image no one is going to forget soon. By 10pm on Thursday night, the 50,000 odd delegates, party members and reporters who had travelled to Florida for the Republican National Convention were tired. There had been 18 hours of speeches over three...
  • ACLU targets Phoenix bishop for opposing hospital abortion

    12/17/2010 12:46:02 PM PST · by NYer · 19 replies · 1+ views
    Life Site News ^ | December 17, 2010 | KATHLEEN GILBERT
    Bishop Thomas Olmsted NEW YORK, December 16, 2010 ( - The American Civil Liberties Union has attacked Bishop Thomas Olmsted of Phoenix after news broke this week that the bishop had taken further steps against a Catholic hospital that had performed a direct abortion. Reacting to the latest clash, Alexa Kolbi-Molinas, staff attorney with the ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project, said the staff of the St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center “did the right thing” by killing an unborn child late last year to avert aggravation of the mother’s pulmonary hypertension. “A hospital’s first responsibility must be to protect the health...
  • "Choice" Takes a Breath

    02/07/2009 8:51:32 AM PST · by history_48 · 17 replies · 723+ views
    Modern Conservative ^ | February 6, 2009 | Gina L. Diorio
    by Gina L. DiorioWe’ve all heard the fetus vs. child argument beaten to death … but what happens when the supposed fetus is “accidentally” born a child and then literally killed?That’s the scenario that played out in a Florida abortion clinic where an infant girl targeted for an abortion was unintentionally birthed alive – and then allegedly placed in a bag and tossed with the trash, only to have her decomposing body recovered a week later.As the AP reports, it all started when Sycloria Williams, 18 years old and 23 weeks pregnant, went to an abortion clinic outside of Miami...