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The Eugenics Philosophy

It is unjust to cut short the days of a well‑shaped person.  It is not unjust, I say, to prevent the arrival in the world of a being who will certainly be useless to it. ~ The Marquis de Sade.1 The Problem of the Philosophy of Eugenics Despite all of [...]

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Can a Pro-Lifer Be a Feminist?

I still believe in feminism, perhaps more than ever before.  But there was a rosy day of innocence when I believed in feminists. ~ Dr. Phoebe Spinrad.1   What exactly is “feminism?” The Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary defines it as “organized activity on behalf of women's rights and interests.”  So our [...]

In Bleak Times, Let Your Light Shine

Extremism Requires Courageous Witness  The photos are heartbreaking. A statue of the Pieta, with Mary holding the body of Jesus, lies abandoned in the street. The head of Mary has been smashed off. The background is a blur of smoke, teargas, flames, and masked men and women. Another photo shows [...]

By |2020-05-27T20:08:41-04:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: , |
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The Difference One Racist Made: Margaret Sanger’s World

"On the other hand, the mass of ignorant Negroes still breed carelessly and disastrously, so that the increase among Negroes, even more than the increase among whites, is from that part of the population least intelligent and fit, and least able to rear their children properly." ~W.E.B. DuBois, Professor of [...]

By |2020-09-29T19:41:22-04:00October 20th, 2019|Categories: Contraception, Eugenics|Tags: , , , , |
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The LGBT Doctrine of Intolerance

Normalizing LGBT Ideology A depressingly true image has been making the rounds on social media. I can’t seem to find the original right now. But if I recall correctly, the text on the image goes something like this: “2009: How will legalizing gay marriage personally affect you? 2019: Celebrate this [...]

By |2020-05-27T20:15:43-04:00July 22nd, 2019|Categories: News and Commentary, Spirit & Life Newsletter|Tags: , , |
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Why Do Pro-Lifers Compare Abortion to the Holocaust?

The similarities between the Nazi and abortion Holocausts go far deeper than a high body count. There are many points of similarity between the Holocausts: Deceptive language Ideology formed by doctors The speed of the murders Philosophical justification Resistance to the "Abortion vs. Holocaust" Analogy Pro-choice adherents usually object when [...]

By |2020-06-19T22:56:37-04:00August 24th, 2018|Categories: Abortion, Eugenics|Tags: , , , |
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The Intrinsic Racism of the Population Control Movement

One of the most prominent motivations of the population control movement is racism, which has diminished over time but has not disappeared.  During the early history of the movement, this racist and eugenicist ideology was undisguised and was led by “progressive” intellectuals, just as prestigious “progressive” academics and celebrities lead [...]

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The Abortion Hard Cases

Most people believe access to abortion should be limited. But how limited? Is abortion permissible to save the mother, or after rape or incest, or in cases of severe fetal deformities? The "Health of the Mother" Exception Because of advances in medicine, there are currently no maternal medical conditions for [...]

Catholic Charities Need Not Apply

The Philadelphia Inquirer is reporting that once again, Catholic social services providing foster care children in the “City of Brotherly Love” have been rejected by the city as a provider, because the Catholic Faith disallows placement of children with same-sex couples. This although the Church is the largest provider of [...]

By |2020-05-27T20:21:09-04:00July 16th, 2018|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |