In the U.S. House of Representatives last week, Congressman Trent Franks and a long list of Republican cosponsors introduced H.R. 447, “A bill to prohibit discrimination against the unborn on the basis of sex or race, and for other purposes; to the Committee on the Judiciary.”
Discrimination on the basis of race against anybody sounds [...]
Sister Margaret McBride, a member of the ethics board of the Catholic St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, gave her approval for an abortion of an 11-week old fetus with no cerebral cortex when doctors made it clear to her that the very sick young woman carrying the pregnancy would die without it. It should [...]
Hang around anti-choice activists long enough (or let them hang out long enough around you), and you’ll hear one say something like this:
Brain waves have been recorded at 40 days on the Electroencephalogram.
The medium-form version of the claim goes something like this (see Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish):
40 days: Brain waves [...]