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Murdered baby cut from mother’s womb creates abortion rights dilemma

Murdered baby cut from mother’s womb creates abortion rights dilemma “Cognitive dissonance refers to a situation involving conflicting attitudes, beliefs or behaviors…” Continue reading: Cognitive Dissonance: http://www.simplypsychology.org/cognitive-dissonance.html When is an unborn baby a baby? And when is an unborn baby not … Continue reading

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Another Wisconsin girl obsessed with horror, death, and Slender Man turns dangerous

Another Wisconsin girl obsessed with horror, death, and Slender Man turns dangerous “The beast is a fearful creature that lives within us all” ~ Ashlee Martinson “[W]hatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is … Continue reading

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Angry Anti-Theist Murders Religious Family

Angry Anti-Theist Murders Religious Family #ChapelHillShooting: Hate crime or parking fight?: http://youtu.be/XiJBe5jRHcU via @YouTube Chapel Hill triple murder suspect says he felt insulted, judged by religion CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – “A neighbor of a Chapel Hill man charged with fatally … Continue reading

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Are people adults at 14? 18? or 21?

Are people adults at 14? 18? or 21? Two articles got my attention recently: 14 year-olds to be tried in adult court? “Part of the legislation would require anyone 14 and older to be tried in adult court if charged … Continue reading

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Is Infanticide Wrong?

“Obviously, to go through the whole of pregnancy and labour, only to give birth to a child who one decides should not live, would be a difficult, perhaps heartbreaking, experience. For this reason many women would prefer prenatal diagnosis and abortion rather than live birth with the possibility of infanticide; but if the latter is not morally worse than the former, this would seem to be a choice that the woman herself should be allowed to make….” ~ Professor Peter Singer (Taking Life) Continue reading

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Remembering Nathan Trapuzzano

Remembering Nathan Trapuzzano By Fr. Christopher Roberts “In my first years as a priest, on Tuesday evenings during the academic year I drove from the parish where I was assigned in Carmel to spend some time with the Catholic students … Continue reading

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Violent video games are a risk factor for criminal behavior and aggression

“New evidence from Iowa State researchers demonstrates a link between video games and youth violence and delinquency…” Continue reading

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