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On Children, China, America, and Abortion
November 13, 2015: The news that China has now decided to relax its "one-child" policy and "allow" women to have two children should be greeted with mixed emotions. The costs of the past nearly four decades of forced abortion are too painful to consider, and the continued brutality against women who become pregnant with a second and, now, a third child is an all too present reality.
China's Policy Should Be 'All Children,' Not One or Two
November 01, 2015: The sheer horror of China's policy of forced abortion on women who become pregnant with a second child is tortuous. The number of unborn Chinese children - overwhelmingly girls - who have been aborted is staggering. The brutality of the means by which countless Chinese women are subject to abortion surgery is sub-human.
Evangelicals in the Public Square: Straw-Men Need Not Apply
October 31, 2015: There is much to commend in Mike Gerson and Pete Wehner's Christianity Today article on Christian flourishing "in a same-sex world." Indeed, as they contend, "this moment can turn out to be not a calamity but a greater and grander stage for the true, enduring, and life-giving message of the gospel."
Persevering for Life, Family, Religious Freedom in an Eroding Culture
October 30, 2015: n 2009, retired Army General Mark T. Kimmit wrote in the journal Foreign Policy of what he called "war of exhaustion" with regard to America's military efforts in Afghanistan.
Marriage, Joy, and Abstinence: With Gratitude to Mark Twain
October 24, 2015: "To get the full value of joy," Mark Twain wrote in Following the Equator, "you must have someone to divide it with."
3 Encouraging Stories of Adoption
October 06, 2015: In the midst of the distressing stories of Planned Parenthood's heartless abortion industry and the gruesomeness inherent in destroying a child within the womb, compassionate and committed people in our country and in many other places in the world are putting their lives and incomes on the line in adopting children who desperately need families and homes. Read more at http://www.christianpost.com/news/3-encouraging-stories-of-adoption-146571/#cD7uYv2OFqCgI9qw.99
Obama Welcomes the Pope but Not the Pope's Core Beliefs about Life and Liberty
September 24, 2015: President Obama's remarks upon greeting the Pope at the White House generally were lovely. There was also, within them, a great deal of moral irony. Consider the following excerpts:
Religious Liberty, the Founders, and Us
September 22, 2015: When Blaine Adamson, owner of Hands On Originals printing company in Lexington, Kentucky, declined to print tee shirts for the Lexington Gay Pride Festival, the city's Gay and Lesbian Services Organization filed a complaint. That was in March 2012. Here's what happened next: "In October 2014, after 24 months of back-and-forth, Lexington's Human Rights Commission issued its ruling, finding the business guilty of breaking the town's 'fairness' ordinance and ordered re-education known as 'diversity training' as punishment."