DR. JAMES DOBSON
URGES CONGRESS TO ACT QUICKLY ON GORSUCH, AND TO KEEP UP WITH THE PACE OF THE PRESIDENT
At the Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Wednesday, Sen. John Kennedy (R.-La..) asked Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch about the argument Gorsuch made in a book he published in 2006 in opposition to legalization of assisted suicide and euthanasia.
In response to Kennedy, Gorsuch said on the question of whether a state should legalize assisted suicide: “It's a question we all have to face. You legalize it or don't you. It's a hard question.” Read More
The Daily Telegraph recently published a piece by Sarrah Le Marquand in which she says it should be illegal for mothers to stay at home once their children are school-aged. She draws on the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) recent report which said mothers “would be better off putting their skills to use in paid employment.”
My first reaction was, what in the world? My second reaction was laughter at the absurdity of her argument. After reading the whole thing, I... Read More
I could spend this evening reading Betty Smith’s “A Tree Grows In Brooklyn.”
Or I could check my email. And do the dishes. Perhaps I could watch “Jane the Virgin,” or read that long piece in The Atlantic a friend sent me.
Someone tagged me in a Facebook photo, and I’ve got 10 new likes on Instagram. And of course, I mustn’t forget to post something on Twitter... Read More
California is the only state in the U.S. that requires health insurance plans to cover elective abortions. Its onerous mandate even forces churches and other religious groups to pay for abortions in their employee health plans.
The new plan to repeal and replace Obamacare in Congress could change that, and some California leaders are upset... Read More
The leading social conservative advocacy group Family Research Council has joined conservative lawmakers in voicing opposition to certain elements of the Obamacare replacement bill being advanced by House leadership, which some are calling "Obamacare Lite."
Have we now reached a stage of social evolution that is “beyond honesty?” That fascinating question is raised by author Ralph Keyes in his new book, The Post-Truth Era: Dishonesty and Deception in Contemporary Life. “I think it’s fair to say that honesty is on the ropes,” Keyes observes. “Deception has become commonplace at all levels of contemporary life.”
By the time you finish reading The Post-Truth Era, Keyes is likely to have convinced you that dishonesty is now the order of the day, and that deception has now been institutionalized at virtually every level of American culture... Read More
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