US Bishops’ Organization Gives Glowing Review of Homosexual-Sex Propaganda Film

By Hilary White WASHINGTON, December 15, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Catholic Church identifies homosexuality as a serious moral and psychological disorder of unknown origin, one that is serious enough to make a man who suffers from it ineligible for priestly ordination. Nonetheless, the US Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has issued a glowing movie review of the homosexual propaganda film, Brokeback Mountain, a story of two rugged cowboys who engage in homosexual liaisons and adultery. The film’s theme is a favorite of homosexual folklore: two lonesome cowboys, removed from the repressions of artificial social mores by their work in the […]
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Liberal MP Says Gay Marriage Issue Will Lose Party Votes in Rural Canada

By Gudrun Schultz MIRAMICHI, New Brunswick, December 15, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Charlie Hubbard, Liberal Miramichi candidate and incumbent MP, said in the Moncton Times Tuesday that the Liberal Party will lose votes in rural Canada if same-sex marriage becomes a major campaign issue. “Let sleeping dogs lie,” said Hubbard. “It is an issue that is going to cost us votes in rural areas. The more talk there is, the more concern there is about whether or not or if you can turn back the legislation.” Hubbard wants Liberal strategists to stop using the topic as a major campaign issue.  The […]
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Mother Dies of Cancer to Save Life of Her Unborn Child

By Gudrun Schultz CLEVELAND, Ohio, December 13, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A mother who developed cancer while pregnant with her fourth child has died after refusing treatment that would have harmed the baby. In a sacrifice reminiscent of St. Gianna Beretta Molla, who died of cancer in 1962 after deciding to protect the life of her unborn baby, Bernadette Mimura chose to save her child’s life at the cost of her own. She delivered a healthy son, Nathan, two months premature, and lived long enough to witness his baptism. Mimura selflessly refused to consider treatmentÂfor her conditionÂwhich would have harmed her […]
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Militant Homosexual Activist Charged for Assaulting Police Officer at Home of OutFest Protester

By Terry Vanderheyden PHILADELPHIA, December 14, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Homosexual activist Jason Robbins was arrested after he punched a police officer outside the home of a Repent America member last week. Robbins spent a night in jail Wednesday for aggravated assault and resisting arrest after police arrived on the scene outside the home of Linda K. Beckman, a Repent America member who spoke out against homosexuality at the homosexual “Outfest” festival in October last year. Robbins sat in his car as six other protesters picketed Beckman’s home; he said the protest was to avenge Beckman for her part in opposing […]
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Cloning Whistleblower says Korean Cloning Breakthrough “Fabricated”

By Hilary White  PITTSBURGH, December 14, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The US researcher formerly working with Korea’s foremost cloning research team has blown the whistle a second time on Hwang Woo-suk, the team’s leader. Gerald Schatten, has revealed that he believes some of Dr. Hwang’s cloning advances may have been “fabricated” according to a report from the Associated Press.   In May, LifeSiteNews.com reported that the international scientific community was lauding the Korean team for being the first to develop specified stem cells that could be used to treat patients with various diseases without risk of tissue rejection, a major stumbling […]
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Abortion Statistics for 2004 Reveal Over 84,000 Australian Babies Aborted

By Terry Vanderheyden CANBERRA, December 14, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – An Australian health statistics authority has estimated that the lives of 84,218 children were ended by abortion last year. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare statistics also showed that the abortion rate has jumped by 151% since a tally in 2000, when 7.8 of 1,000 women ended their pregnancies in abortion; in 2003, 11.8 out of every 1,000 women had an abortion, while last year the number was 19.7 per 1,000. Year 2000 and 2003 data was incomplete, however, because before now data on induced abortion was not available on […]
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The Beer and Popcorn Report 2 – Three Liberals and the US Ambassador

By John-Henry Westen OTTAWA, December 14, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The remarks of chief Liberal spokesman and strategist Scott Reid on Sunday which said that parents couldn’t be trusted with the $1,200 per year per child Conservative Choice in Childcare Allowance because they would just “blow” the money on “beer and popcorn” (see coverage: https://www.lifesitenews.com/ldn/2005/dec/05121202.html ) are continuing to make headlines today. Two former Liberal MPs and one current member have come out swinging against the Liberals over the beer and popcorn scandal. ASHAMED TO HAVE BEEN A MARTIN LIBERAL Former Liberal Cabinet Minister David Kilgour referred to the beer and […]
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HIV Infected BC Man Convicted of Aggravated Sexual Assault for Spreading Virus

By Hilary White  NEW WESTMINSTER, December 14, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) - A BC man has been found guilty of knowingly spreading the HIV virus to his sexual partners. Adrien Nduwayo was convicted yesterday of five counts of aggravated sexual assault, one count of attempted aggravated sexual assault and one count of sexual assault.  Crown council, Andrew MacDonald confirmed that spreading HIV constituted aggravated sexual assault. “There’s six victims in this case. Three of the complainants who came forward were HIV-positive and, of course, their circumstances are more tragic,” MacDonald said. “All of the victims showed a great deal of courage and […]
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Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Offers Funding for Embryonic Stem Cell Research

By Gudrun Schultz TORONTO, Ontario, December 14, 2005 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CCFF) supports human embryonic stem cell research and willÂprovide grant funding to researchers, according to their grant application form, available at https://www.ccff.ca/pdf/ResearchEnglish.rtf. The application form for a research grant clearly indicates that funding is available for embryonic stem cell research. In section A., under ‘general information’, the applicant is requested to indicate whether the proposed research involves human embryonic stem cell experimentation. If so, they are asked to provide all necessary approval forms. Stem cell research using human embryos has been condemned by many organizations […]
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