Recent US Opinion

Voluntary extinction: America’s one child policy?

Commentary by Chuck Colson November 15, 2010 (BreakPoint.org) – According to Britain’s Guardian newspaper, the Chinese government “has been considering options for relaxing” its infamous “one-child” policy.  While economic realities are forcing the Chinese to rethink that disastrous and cruel policy, many Americans seem to be voluntarily adopting a one-child policy of their own. At least that’s the conclusion of a recent article in the Weekly Standard. On the surface, there doesn’t seem to be a problem: America’s average fertility rate is 2.06 births per woman. While that is slightly below what demographers call the “replacement level,” it is higher […]
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An Eerie Silence in the Marriage Fight

Commentary by Kathleen Gilbert WASHINGTON, D.C., August 16, 2010 (LifeSiteNews.com) – When the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) wrapped up its Summer for Marriage Tour in Washington, D.C. yesterday, the scene may not quite have been what true marriage supporters would hope to see. The speakers – which included NOM executive director Brian Brown, civil rights leader Walter Fauntroy, and D.C. marriage leader Bishop Harry Jackson – eloquently and forcefully put forth the case for marriage. But as the rally began at 2 p.m., no more than 50 supporters were present; by the time the crowd waxed to its full […]
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Ted Kennedy’s funeral: bishops in paralysis

"Senator Kennedy supported legal abortion, partial-birth abortion, the public funding of Medicaid abortions, embryonic stem cell research, birth control, federal family planning programs, and so-called emergency contraception. Voted NO on prohibiting same-sex marriage.
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