Archive for: March 1, 2011

March 1, 2011

Clarifying ‘Double Effect’

Filed under: Abortion - 01 Mar 2011

By: George Weigel

The recent controversy over the termination of a pregnancy at Phoenix’s St. Joseph’s Hospital, which Phoenix bishop Thomas Olmsted determined to have been a direct abortion and thus a grave moral evil, has generated a secondary controversy over …

Will Facebook Kill the Church?

Filed under: American Society & Heritage,Religion & Faith - 01 Mar 2011

By: Jeffrey Tucker

Professor Richard Beck offers a provocative and well-written look at a truth that hardly anyone else is willing to state. In his piece
“How Facebook Killed the Church,” he argues that our new connectivity through Facebook and cell …

Saudi Jihadi nailed for attempted use of WMD in Texas

Filed under: Uncategorized - 01 Mar 2011

A 20-year old Saudi Arabian national and student-resident of Lubbock, Texas, was nabbed Wednesday night by U.S. law enforcement agents on a federal charge of attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction in connection with his alleged purchase of …

Why the Balanced Budget Amendment is The WORST Idea Ever

Senator Jim De Mint (who should know better) is supporting The Balanced Budget Amendment.  Proponents of this “fix” trumpet these supposed benefits: That the amendment would:

Teacher, Teach Me

… to lie, and commit fraud. If that’s what we want our children to learn, then teachers protesting in WI are the kind we all want. Making things …