Wednesday, January 22, 2014

marching for life in the bitter cold of Washington

Hundreds of thousands march for end of abortion in Washington on Roe anniversary

Patrick B. Craine
Life Site News
22 January 2014

"Vicky Hartzler, R-MO, told marchers, "We are here today to remember the millions of lives devastated with abortion and to pledge ourselves anew to upholding the most fundamental" right, "the right to life.""


The voice of Americans on life

all life…

Pope Francis Tweets Support for March for Life as Americans Mourn Abortion

Steven Ertelt
Life News
22 January 2014

"The head of the Catholic Church sent out a tweet this morning urging the pro-life marchers on and lending them his prayers and support.

“I join the March for Life in Washington with my prayers. May God help us respect all life, especially the most vulnerable,” he tweeted."


the last enemy to be destroyed…

McMath attorney: Jahi's family aren't fools; they deserve better than ignorant attacks | Op Ed

Christopher Dolan
LA Times
21 January 2014

"In New Jersey and New York, for example, there is accommodation for those who do not accept "brain death" as the appropriate criterion. According to New Jersey law, "the death of an individual shall not be declared upon the basis of neurological criteria … when such a declaration would violate the personal religious beliefs or moral convictions of that individual." The McMath family's position isn't ridiculous or unheard of. There would have been no legal battle if Jahi had had her tonsils out in New Jersey."


While the media is respecting the McMath family's wish for privacy, the issue of 'brain death' as an insufficient means for determining end of life needs to stay in the forefront of American thought, as much as the burgeoning control of the State over the rights of families.

To say nothing of the burgeoning death State.

And organ donation from individuals not expected to live.

Links on Jahi's story follow for those who may not have been following it at large.

Note. Title comes from 1 Corin. 15:26. The current death state puts a slight twist in meaning to the verse…

from CNN (after being removed from Children's; 10 January 2014)
from American Thinker
the Facebook page for Jahi

ok, so it's ugly to keep noticing these things, but…

Study: Michelle Obama’s Birthday Wins Twice the Coverage as Benghazi

John Nolte
20 January 2014

"ABC gave 2 minutes to Benghazi and 10 to the birthday; CBS and NBC both gave less than 15 minutes to Benghazi but nearly a half hour to the First Lady's 50th."


but it says as much about the viewing public as it does about mainstream media.

We dine on the cake they feed.