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  • Over $1 million donated to make movie about abortionist Kermit Gosnell

    04/21/2014 6:43:07 AM PDT · by don-o · 17 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | April 21, 2014 | Paul Bedard
    At record-breaking speed, public donations to fund a movie about the nation's worst abortionist, Philadelphia doctor Kermit Gosnell, have reached over $ 1 million, making the project one of the biggest “crowd sourced” movies in history. In just three weeks, the producers of "Gosnell" have reached $1,092,000 of the $2.1 million they are seeking to make a TV movie about the man they've dubbed "the most prolific serial killer in American history." With the help of some Hollywood stars, the producers expect to raise the money by May 12, the deadline set by the online crowdsourcing fundraiser Filmmaker Phelim...
  • Dalai Lama gets ice from Obama, warmth from conservatives [O opposes independence from China]

    02/23/2014 6:17:50 PM PST · by grundle · 39 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | February 22, 2014 | Neil Munro
    The Dalai Lama got a frosty closed-door reception from President Barack Obama Feb. 21, one day after he got a public bear-hug from the conservative American Enterprise Institute. The world’s most famous Buddhist returned the conservatives’ respect by offering a compliment for the AEI’s civic-minded capitalism. “After to listen [sic] yesterday and to the presenters today, I developed more respect about capitalism,” the Dalai Lama told AEI president Arthur Brooks Feb. 20 during a friendly panel discussion on “happiness, free enterprise, and human flourishing.” The president forced the Dalai Lama to pay a price for the United States’ tepid and...
  • Notre Dame, The President’s Perspective- Vanity

    05/17/2009 7:14:12 PM PDT · by Bowtie52 · 10 replies · 596+ views
    5/17/09 | Bowtie52
    Notre Dame, The President’s Perspective According to Reuters News Agency, the following quote was given by the President to the University of Notre Dame in his Commencement Address. “SOUTH BEND, Indiana (Reuters) - President Barack Obama urged both sides in the abortion debate on Sunday to pursue a "fair-minded" discussion as he sought to quell a firestorm over his invitation to speak at Notre Dame, a premier U.S. Catholic university. The President has proposed his vision of a fair minded approach when he signed off on the confiscation of tax monies to fund abortions on an International Scale. The Bible...
  • McCorvey among protesters arrested at Notre Dame today (Roe of Roe v Wade)

    05/17/2009 10:02:41 AM PDT · by don-o · 44 replies · 3,341+ views
    South Bend Tribune ^ | May 17, 2009 | SANTIAGO FLORES and MARGARET FOSMOE
    OUTH BEND - Norma McCorvey, a primary figure in the controversial court case Roe v. Wade, and several others have been arrested today on the campus of the University of Notre Dame. McCorvey, 61, threw her support Friday behind those protesting President Barack Obama’s invitation to speak here today. A crowd of protesters is descending on South Bend for Obama’s commencement visit.
  • Norma McCorvey stopped, Father Norman Weslin arrested (again) by Notre Dame University

    05/16/2009 10:04:13 PM PDT · by EternalVigilance · 12 replies · 1,987+ views
    America's Independent Party ^ | May 15, 2009 | Chaplain Gordon James Klingenschmitt
    View video HERE!
  • White House reacts to critics of Obama’s Notre Dame Honors

    05/14/2009 1:45:52 PM PDT · by NYer · 26 replies · 1,231+ views
    CNA ^ | May 14, 2009
    President Barack Obama Washington D.C., May 14, 2009 / 05:12 am (CNA).- The White House has responded to opposition to President Obama’s appearance at the University of Notre Dame, claiming that only "one group" is organizing a boycott and pointing to other groups who support the president’s commencement speech and reception of an honorary degree."I think there's one group organizing a boycott and, as best I can understand it, there are 23 groups that have formed in support of the president's invitation," White House press secretary Robert Gibbs said, according to ABC.The "one group," ND Response, is a coalition...
  • White House Downplays Catholic Opposition to ND Honor, Claims Only "One Group" Boycotting

    05/14/2009 1:52:09 PM PDT · by topher · 17 replies · 711+ views -- Your Life, Family and Culture Outpost ^ | Thursday May 14, 2009 | By Kathleen Gilbert
    Thursday May 14, 2009 White House Downplays Catholic Opposition to ND Honor, Claims Only "One Group" Boycotting By Kathleen GilbertWASHINGTON, D.C., May 14, 2009 ( - Responding to the uproar from U.S. Catholic bishops and laity protesting the honor of President Obama at the University of Notre Dame, the White House Tuesday downplayed the degree of opposition, claiming that only one Notre Dame student group opposed the invitation and that "the majority of Catholics are supportive of the invitation."White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said that only one student group at Notre Dame is boycotting the decision, as opposed to...
  • Ken Blackwell: Why Is Obama Going to Notre Dame? To Divide and Conquer American Catholics

    05/14/2009 3:17:05 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 23 replies · 923+ views
    Fox News ^ | May 14, 2009 | Ken Blackwell
    Many are questioning why officials at the University of Notre Dame are inviting the most pro-abortion president in our history to receive an honorary doctorate of laws. Doesn’t this make a mockery of Notre Dame’s historic role as the premier Catholic university in America? Doesn’t this create a scandal for the Catholic faithful as well as for the larger community of Americans who are not Catholic? Much of the fierce public debate has centered on why Notre Dame would extend such an honor. The divisions exposed by this invitation are deep and worrisome. What we need to ask is why...
  • The Audacity to Speak: Thoughts on Why Obama Should Excuse Himself from Notre Dame's Commencement

    05/14/2009 3:42:55 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 23 replies · 998+ views
    Christian Newswire ^ | 5/14/09 | Day Gardner
    Day Gardner of National Black Pro-Life Union Comments on President Barack Obama's Decision to Speak at Notre DameContact: Day Gardner, President, National Black Pro-Life Union, 202-834-0844, dgardner@NBPLU.comWASHINGTON, May 14 /Christian Newswire/ -- The senior students at the University of Notre Dame worked to complete their degrees and have earned the right to celebrate the joyous occasion of graduation. Graduating college is an event that marks the culmination of hard work and perseverance. Graduation day should be remembered and revered in the way that we remember weddings, happy birthdays and warm holidays with family and friends. This year, due to the careless...
  • Jesse Lee Peterson Radio Show Live Thread, Friday May 15, ALAN KEYES!!

    05/14/2009 5:16:26 PM PDT · by abigail2 · 61 replies · 1,042+ views
    BOND Action, Inc. ^ | May 15, 2009 | abigail2
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  • Solution For Obama Visit To Notre Dame ("Arrests Likely" - Join Alan Keyes Rally In South Bend)

    05/15/2009 10:38:54 AM PDT · by joeclarke · 5 replies · 492+ views
    JoeClarke.Net ^ | 05/15/2009 | JoeClarke.Net
  • Pastor Says: 'I Saw Catholics Arrested for Being Catholic at a Catholic University' -- Notre Dame

    05/15/2009 12:14:46 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 213 replies · 4,955+ views
    Christian Newswire ^ | 5/15/09 | Christian Newswire
    Contact: Catherine Rouse, Vision America, 936-560-3900, Catherine@visionamerica.usSOUTH BEND, Ind., May 15 /Christian Newswire/ -- Vision America President Pastor Rick Scarborough said he was sickened by what he saw when those protesting Obama's speech at Notre Dame were arrested on the campus. "I wept when I saw my friends arrested and taken to jail," Scarborough disclosed. "They almost broke the arm of a priest who appeared to be in his 80s, by dragging him on the ground." Scarborough, who's a Southern Baptist preacher, said he was in South Bend in solidarity with Catholics who are protesting the upcoming commencement speech at...
  • Notre Dame Students Organize Anti-Commencement Demonstrations (estimate pushed up to 20,000!)

    05/15/2009 1:54:51 PM PDT · by Mrs. Don-o · 77 replies · 2,784+ views ^ | Friday, May 15, 2009 | Aaron Steiner
    Almost two months after the announcement of President Barack Obama's commencement schedule, Notre Dame's campus will be flooded with visitors, graduates and Secret Service agents and South Bend's streets will be lined with protesters Sunday when Obama visits campus. [snip] Hundreds of protesters plan to stand or walk along Angela Blvd. and Indiana 933 Sunday; busloads of protestors are expected to arrive in South Bend - at least three buses are expected from Chicago - to join those who have already descended on South Bend. Anti-abortion activists Randall Terry and Alan Keyes have led dozens of protesters on to campus...
  • After Notre Dame: No ‘abortion rights’ only Human Rights

    05/15/2009 2:50:07 PM PDT · by tcg · 17 replies · 584+ views
    Catholic Online ^ | 5/16/09 | Deacon Keith Fournier
    I cannot listen to that phrase any longer, “abortion rights”, without responding. I just watched Norah O'Donnell on MSNBC characterize President Obama’s opposition to the fundamental human right, the Right to life, as being a position which supports what she called “abortion rights.” She then proceeded to give a lame analysis of the reasons so many oppose his being honored with a “Doctor of Law” by the University of Notre Dame this weekend. The claim of a “right” to abort an innocent child is heinous enough when it is described as a woman’s “Right to Choose” an abortion. Yet, that...
  • Keyes, priest arrested at Notre Dame protest (1st arrest was on 5/8/09, arrested again today)

    05/15/2009 3:46:51 PM PDT · by Bokababe · 60 replies · 5,190+ views
    Yahoo News AP ^ | May 15, 2009 | TOM COYNE, Associated Press Writer Tom Coyne, Associated Press Writer
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Former Republican presidential hopeful Alan Keyes, a Roman Catholic priest and 19 others were arrested Friday after marching onto the University of Notre Dame campus to protest President Barack Obama's planned commencement speech.....
  • "Fr. Norm" - 80-Year-Old Priest Arrsted, Jailed at Notre Dame

    05/16/2009 6:57:23 AM PDT · by Mrs. Don-o · 425 replies · 9,926+ views
    YouTube ^ | May 16, 2009 | Pass the Salt
    Here is the video of Fr. Norm Weslin's arrest by University of Notre Dame police. He was carrying a cross and singing a hymn in honor of the mother of Jesus Christ ---"Our Lady" -- "Notre Dame." What evil deed did they think he was going to do if they didn't arrest him: launch a devastatng, full-scale Rosary barrage?
  • [New Orleans] priest can't abide Obama honor

    05/16/2009 11:52:35 AM PDT · by rrstar96 · 13 replies · 1,716+ views
    The (New Orleans) Times-Picayune ^ | May 16, 2009 | Bruce Nolan
    Sometime after lunch Sunday, perhaps even as President Barack Obama receives his honorary degree and addresses the new graduates of the University of Notre Dame, a priest from one of New Orleans' cherished black institutions will mount a platform on the South Quad and tell a crowd of demonstrators how disappointed he is that the university is honoring Obama, a supporter of abortion rights. It is an extraordinary time for the Rev. John Raphael, principal of St. Augustine High School, a seedbed of black leadership in New Orleans. Raphael is a Catholic priest, a St. Aug alumnus and a 1989...
  • 80 yr old, faithful, Catholic Priest, arrested at ND supporting Church's position on abortion

    05/16/2009 12:01:55 PM PDT · by Jeff Head · 58 replies · 1,678+ views
    YouTube ^ | May 16, 2009 | Jeff Head
    A faithful, 80 year-old Catholic Priest is arrested at Notre Dame for seeking to support the Catholic position on abortion. VIDEO OF 80 YEAR OLD PRIEST BEING ARRESTEDGod bless this priest. Watch this...and read this...and weep for our nation. And then take hope. This is exactly what huge numbers of Americans need to do on many, many issues if we are to turn around the conditions in this nation. The left has practiced it for decades and shamed, cowed, and manipulated traditional Americans into letting our birthrights be walked on. It is time we stood up and turned it around...
  • Group Plans to Ruin Notre Dame Commencement

    05/16/2009 12:36:37 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 72 replies · 2,683+ views
    Christian Newswire ^ | 5/16/09 | Christian Newswire
    Abortion Plane and Trucks Will Show Gory Abortion Images to Graduates and ParentsContact: Mark Harrington, Center for Bio Ethical Reform, 614-419-9000, cbrmidwest@cbrinfo.orgSOUTH BEND, Ind., May 16 /Christian Newswire/ -- Today the Center for Bio Ethical Reform (CBR) begins its 20th day of operations of the Obama Awareness Campaign in South Bend, IN. For three full weeks CBR has been forcing students, faculty, and trustees to see what America's abortion President means to unborn children. CBR's tow banner airplane and billboard trucks have educated students, faculty, and the community by forcing them to see abortion differently. Now, when abortion is mentioned in...
  • Notre Dame, Trustees and Father Jenkins’ Final Word

    05/16/2009 1:12:30 PM PDT · by kellynla · 46 replies · 2,003+ views ^ | May 15, 2009 | Judie Brown
    Our good friend Frank Walker has written one of the most insightful analyses of the University of Notre Dame’s Board of Trustees that I have ever seen. In fact, we are reprinting it below in full so that you can gain a better understanding of the foundational problems that the University of Notre Dame’s leadership is actually dealing with today and has been since the Hesburgh reign. He writes: No Likely Support From Notre Dame's Board of Trustees For Rescinding Obama Invite By Frank Walker May 10, 2009 - A great deal of criticism has been leveled at Notre Dame...