USCCB Reviewer Caught Okaying Another Film Celebrating Homosexual Immorality

Special to LifeSiteNews.com by Pete Vere NEW YORK, December 18, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Harry Forbes, director of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) Office of Film and Broadcasting, has given a positive review to the homosexually-themed “Rent”. Forbes, whose initial positive review of “Brokeback Mountain” two years’ ago was subsequently modified by the USCCB, became the center of controversy earlier this month after the USCCB withdrew his positive review of “The Golden Compass”. The 2005 movie “Rent” is based upon a musical of the same name. The movie’s plot follows the relationships between a group of friends who […]
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Spanish Socialist Leadership Urges Rethinking of Abortion Policy as Scandal Grows

By Matthew Cullinan Hoffman MADRID, December 18, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In the face of an exploding scandal involving illegal late term abortions at private clinics, socialist President Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero is urging his party to reexamine the issue of abortion. In recent weeks, Spain has been rocked by revelations of numerous late-term abortions done in violation of Spanish law at clinics in Barcelona and Madrid.  Television news networks and national newspapers have revealed to the public the horrifying reality of abortion in Spain: fetuses at five to eight months gestation poisoned with saline solution, chopped to pieces and thrown […]
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BC Prostitutes Propose Legal Co-Op Brothel for Vancouver Olympics

By Thaddeus M. Baklinski VANCOUVER, December 18, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A group calling itself the B.C. Coalition of Experiential Communities hopes the federal government will grant them a legal exemption from  prostitution laws so they can open a brothel in Vancouver’s east side in time for the Winter Olympics. Susan Davis, spokeswoman for the group, says they have the support of both Liberal MP Libby Davies and Vancouver mayor Sam Sullivan. Hedy Fry, Member of Parliament for Vancouver Centre, denied involvement in the project in a letter to the editor of the Vancouver Sun on November 20th. “Workers and sports enthusiasts […]
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A Number of Items Today Where You Can Make a Difference

Dear readers, It’s been another full news day, with interesting and some heartening developments to report. Some encouraging notes from Spain as the gruesome reality of abortion has forced a national rethink on the issue.  The courage of Archbishop Burke is an inspiration, particularly at this time of year. There are a number of items where you can make a difference.  Note the action items on the USCCB reviewer story and that of the Quebec Mayor. Beyond that you can make a difference with your generous support for LifeSiteNews.com as our end-of-the-year fundraising drive is coming to a close. Thankfully […]
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LifeSiteNews.com NewsBytes

* Disclaimer: The linked items below or the websites at which they are located do not necessarily represent the views of LifeSiteNews.com. They are presented only for your information. The Harm Of Coming Into Existence. Author “argues for the ‘anti-natal’ view — that it is always wrong to have children. Every child should be unwanted – Mark Steynhttps://www.nysun.com/article/68186?page_no=2 The Opening Pages of Island of the World: Michael O’Brien’s; latest novelhttps://www.ignatiusinsight.com/features2007/mobrien_islandoftheworld_dec07.asp IVF’s Insidious Medical Defectshttps://www.zenit.org/article-21299?l=english The culture of death is “devious, diabolical and deceiving.” Another chapter in the story of America’s inability to deal honestly with the truth that a unique […]
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Israel Opposition Party to Block Move to Allow Adoption by Homosexual Couples

By Hilary White JERUSALEM, December 18, 2007 (LifeSiteNews.com) – An Israeli religious opposition party has said it will work to block attempts to allow same-sex couples to adopt children on an equal footing with natural families. The Shas Party was reacting to moves by Welfare Minister Isaac Herzog to bring in a policy that would allow same-sex partners to adopt children legally. Haaretz daily newspaper quoted Shas Chairman Eli Yishai saying, “This is a crazy idea.” “It is part of a series of ideas by deluded parties whose sole goal is to blur the Jewish core of the Jewish people. […]
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