Beck to the Future III: “Quality of Life” Rationing Links Nazi Doctors and ObamaCare Experts

By Peter J. Smith See the previous parts in this series: Beck to the Future: Glen Beck Exposes Dangerous Link Between Nazi Eugenics and ObamaCare Reform Experts Beck to the Future II: Three Scary ObamaCare “Czars” WASHINGTON, D.C., August 27, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Glen Beck says that Germany went terribly wrong from two things: the nation “ran out of money” and it had “crazy people” – the National Socialists – running a centralized bureaucracy that extended its reach into all corners of German society, and particularly in the nation's universal health-care system. For Beck, the list of Obama advisors behind health-care […]
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Doctor Admits Euthanizing Patient During Hurricane Katrina

By Thaddeus M. Baklinski NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 31, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A doctor has admitted that he gave orders for a lethal dose of medication to be administered to a patient under his care during the hurricane Katrina disaster in 2005 – a decision that he says he does not regret having made. Dr. Ewing Cook said that as staff at Memorial Medical Center in New Orleans were struggling to evacuate patients from the flooded building, he gave the order to give Jannie Burgess, 79, who was dying of uterine cancer and kidney failure, a dose of morphine that he […]
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Priest: Imagine the Funeral if Kennedy was an Anti-Semite Rather Than Pro-Abortion

The following is adapted from an email from U.S. priest, Fr. Brian Harrison , O.S. from the Oblates of Wisdom Study Center,St. Louis, Missouri written on August 29, following the funeral of Senator Ted Kennedy. August 31, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – As a Roman Catholic priest, I feel a duty in conscience today to register my emphatic dissent from a message that was projected around the nation and the globe this morning to millions of viewers and listeners by certain other members of the Roman Catholic clergy. I refer to this morning's televised funeral Mass, celebrated in Boston's Basilica of Our […]
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Text of Kennedy Letter to Pope Benedict and Part of Response from Vatican as Read by Cardinal McCarr

Kennedy's letter: “Most Holy Father, I asked President Obama to personally hand deliver this letter to you. As a man of deep faith himself, he understands how important my Roman Catholic faith is to me, and I am deeply grateful to him. “I hope this letter finds you in good health. I pray that you have all of God’s blessings as you lead our Church and inspire our world during these challenging times. “I am writing with deep humility to ask that you pray for me as my own health declines. I was diagnosed with brain cancer more than a […]
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LifeSiteNews.com NewsBytes – Ted Kennedy

* 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. Senator Edward Kennedy: Resilient? Yes. Devout? Not exactly. While it seems like common courtesy to speak kindly of the dead, in this case, it’s even kinder to be plainly honest. Based upon the witness of the life he lived in the public eye, Edward Kennedy wasn’t particularly honorable. He wasn’t exactly the embodiment of the kind of statesmanship that would make our Founding Fathers proud. And most importantly of all, he […]
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Beck to the Future II: Three Scary ObamaCare “Czars”

See Part I Beck to the Future: Glen Beck Exposes Dangerous Link Between Nazi Eugenics and ObamaCare Reform Experts By Peter J. Smith WASHINGTON, D.C., August 27, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Germany's experience with National Socialism is one of the darker moments of human history. FOX News host Glenn Beck has taken on the challenge of applying the lessons of Nazi Germany (government-controlled health care, combined with the principle of valuing human beings based on “quality of life” and a severe economic crisis) to “question with boldness” the direction American health-care is heading under President Barack Obama and his policy advisors. […]
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Ontario Catholic High Schools Promote Modesty in Dress Code

By Thaddeus M. Baklinski MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, August 28, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Most of the twenty-five Catholic schools in the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board have opted to phase out the kilt skirt as part of the uniform worn by girls in the schools in a move to teach and encourage traditional values of modesty for the students. A problem with many students not leaving their skirt hemlines at the approved kneecap height has prompted board officials and school principals to conclude that a change to black slacks for girls would be a worthwhile solution to the inordinate amount of time […]
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Commentary on August 29 News Reports

Dear readers, Given the gravity of the situation regarding the Kennedy funeral Saturday we've devoted much of Friday's news to the subject. That is also why we sent some of our stories out earlier in a Part I of Friday's emailed news. You'll find the courageous Fr. Euteneuer of HLI warning of the potential for scandal, and a campaign to contact Cardinal O'Malley to urge him to do the right thing.  One such letter has been penned by American Life League's Judie Brown. Unfortunately, soon after we published that story, we learned that the Boston Cardinal will preside at the funeral […]
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L’Osservatore Romano Recalls Edward Kennedy’s Support for Abortion, Chappaquiddick Incident

By Matthew Cullinan Hoffman ROME, August 28, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Vatican's flagship newspaper, L'Osservatore Romano, has publicly taken note of Edward Kennedy's public misbehavior during the last 40 years of his life, in a brief obituary published on August 26. Crediting Kennedy with being “constantly on the front line in battles over such matters as the protection of immigrants, arms control, the minimum wage,” it adds that “but he also unfortunately took positions favorable to abortion.” The article does not mention that, in addition, the senator supported deadly embryonic stem cell research, “homosexual marriage,” and the the funding of […]
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