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Thomas Jefferson said that the care and protection of human life was the first order of business for any decent government, but Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid has a fundamentally different opinion of the pro-life bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks....
From: Free Republic | By: lifenews.com | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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Author Nancy Day quotes abortionist Ed Jones (pseudonym), who had worked at Planned Parenthood for four years at the time of the interview: This can burn you out very, very quickly… not so much by the physical labor as the emotional part of what’s...
From: Free Republic | By: liveactionnews.com | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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Yesterday we commented on the outsized macro impact that one company already excerts on the world, when we reported that in the fourth quarter, a whopping 60% of retail sales growth was due to the launch of Apple's iPhone 6 in the fall of 2014, and the...
From: Free Republic | By: Zero Hedge | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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I’ve already spoken about one of the plays made by Apple and Tim Cook to damage Android. This was the push to 64-bit computing in the iPhone 5S. As that smartphone was announced, the roadmaps for Android devices did not have 64-bit computing planned...
From: Free Republic | By: Forbes | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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DENVER - A federal judge has barred the government from requiring three companies in Colorado to provide certain kinds of contraception under the federal health care law. The order Tuesday cites last year's U.S. Supreme Court ruling that some companies...
From: Free Republic | By: ABC Channel 7 | Friday, January 30, 2015
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...Fox News has moved up into the top 50 of all websites in the United States, and the Wall Street Journal has also cracked the top 100. Fox News is now ahead of the Washington Post (57th) and The Guardian (101st) for web traffic, and is catching up...
From: Free Republic | By: AmericanThinker.com | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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It took far too long, but finally many state politicians are taking seriously Census Bureau reports that California is ground zero for American poverty. Once the high cost of living is factored in, the Golden State moves from the middle of the pack nationally...
From: Free Republic | By: The San Diego Union-Tribune | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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This year, NBC is charging advertisers $4.5m (£3m) for a 30-second spot. But with an expected US audience of 110 million, and more streaming the most popular ads online, it's a price companies are willing to pay. The BBC's Franz Strasser takes a look...
From: Free Republic | By: BBC | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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NoMore Hollywood Hypocrisy
From: Free Republic | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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The pro-life movement is all-too-familiar with offensive wrongful birth lawsuits — but here’s something very different. The wrongful birth suit is brought by the parents of a sick or disabled child against a physician that, the parents say, was negligent....
From: Free Republic | By: lifenews.com | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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Mary Rathke has an amazing story. She was conceived in rape, which means she’s fortunate just to be alive. With a society that thinks abortion is perfectly fine in cases of rape or incest — after all, who wants to carry the baby of a rapist – most...
From: Free Republic | By: lifenews.com | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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Senator Lindsey Graham is on a roll, and not in a good way. Just days after announcing his willingness to make the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act virtually useless in actually saving babies just to appease a handful of cowardly GOP turncoats,...
From: Free Republic | By: liveactionnews.org | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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31 January 2015 Chile's President Bachelet Proposes End To Total Abortion Ban President Bachelet signs bill proposing the end of a total ban on abortions Chilean President Michelle Bachelet has announced plans to end a total ban on abortions in the predominantly...
From: Free Republic | By: BBCNews | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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The mainstream media in both the U.S. and Europe have done a stellar job protecting the identities of two men who committed a gruesome atrocity against a 19-year-old pregnant woman and her unborn child, and for good reason: the men are Muslims. Not wishing...
From: Free Republic | By: madworldnews.com | Sunday, February 1, 2015
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(CNSNews.com) - Speaking to a group of television and screenwriters in Washington, D.C., on Friday, First Lady Michelle Obama praised the movie and television industry in the United States for promoting same-sex marriage. “Every day, through the movies...
From: Free Republic | By: cnsnews.com | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act may have been temporarily halted in Congress, but it’s full speed ahead in areas of the country where there’s less political red tape to slow it down. The new GOP-led Congress lost the chance to move...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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Imagine this: You take command of an Army platoon stationed near a "Taliban-influenced" village in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. The area has been described as a "hotbed of enemy activity," and unfortunately, your platoon has lost 10 percent of its...
From: Free Republic | By: Hannity.com | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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So, tell me again why our President is threatening to veto any new sanctions against Iran? Why our Marxist leaders are insisting that Iran has a right to nuclear power, which in reality is nuclear warfare capability? Are we on the wrong side, suicidal...
From: Free Republic | By: RightWingNews | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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When Islamic State group militants invaded the Central Library of Mosul earlier this month, they were on a mission to destroy a familiar enemy: other people's ideas. Residents say the extremists smashed the locks that had protected the biggest repository...
From: Free Republic | By: AP | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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A group that is sharply critical of Islam recently bought space for anti-Islam ads on San Francisco buses. San Francisco had a First Amendment obligation to allow such ads; as a court recently held, once a city opens up a bus advertising program, it...
From: Free Republic | By: WaPo | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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In an article from ABC in June 4, 2014, " White House National Security Council spokesperson Caitlin Hayden noted that the Taliban was added to the list of Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGT) by executive order in July 2002, even if it is not...
From: Free Republic | By: ABC News | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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Glenn Beck suspects that Mitt Romney bowing out of the 2016 presidential race might be the result of a secret deal between him and Jeb Bush, to avoid the risk of both of them attacking each other and fighting for the same supporters while someone like...
From: Free Republic | By: Mediaite | Friday, January 30, 2015
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LetÂ’s take a brief walk into financial reality for a moment.At the time of this writing, the United States governmentÂ’s official debt is nearly $18.1 trillion.Now, letÂ’s look at who the biggest owners of that debt are:1) Taxpayers of the...
From: Free Republic | By: The Sovereign Man | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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FDR, the man who studied Mussolini, who birthed the current intrusive state, who started the drug war in earnest, who put Japanese Americans into concentration camps, who extended the Depression years longer than it needed to be and thereby contributed...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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Although no nuclear-thermal engines have ever flown, several design concepts have been built and tested over the past few decades, and numerous concepts have been proposed. These have ranged from the traditional solid-core design to more advanced and...
From: Free Republic | By: universetoday.com | Friday, January 30, 2015
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The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee begins their quest to retake the Senate in 2016 with $15 million in operational debt and $1 million in the bank, according to new numbers through the end of December. That's down from the $16.3 million in...
From: Free Republic | By: The Hill | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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Twice this month, the White House has publicly grappled with the politically fraught language of terrorism. In the days after a deadly terror spree in Paris, President Barack Obama was criticized for purposely avoiding calling the attacks an example...
From: Free Republic | By: Associated Press | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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JUNEAU - In a move geared toward increasing awareness of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, nine bars throughout Alaska volunteered to participate in a University of Alaska Anchorage study on FASD. "It's a full academic research study, on the effectiveness...
From: Free Republic | By: KTUU.COM | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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10. The dog ate my cash. 9. We celebrated Christmas on January 30 this year. 8. Obama Said my refund would be delayed. 7. I discovered Big Jim Thompson is NOT a real person! 6. The Super Bowl Doggie Ad would generate a lot of money. 5. The NSA is listening...
From: Free Republic | By: Personal | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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According to a criminal complaint, police officers in Chaska responded that night to the Cedar Creek Apartments on a domestic assault call. When they arrived, officers found a 42-year-old woman covered in blood, shaking and cowering in the corner. The...
From: Free Republic | By: CBS Minnesota | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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The House vote next week to repeal ObamaCare in full will include a critical difference this time: instructions for committees to develop a GOP healthcare reform alternative. The announcement came as part of a February memo from House Majority Leader...
From: Free Republic | By: hill.com | Saturday, January 31, 2015
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Samsung is refusing to release concrete figures, but some industry experts are giving the win to Apple. After recording the biggest quarterly profit by any company ever, Apple might have earned itself another accolade: world's largest smartphone vendor....
From: Free Republic | By: The Verge | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Apple’s newest iPhone customers aren’t just old customers upgrading older devices – in fact, the vast majority are migrating from other platforms. Apple CEO Tim Cook told the Wall Street Journal in an interview that a large percentage of consumers...
From: Free Republic | By: TechCrunch | Friday, January 30, 2015
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One of the best 30-or-so minutes on radio since I've been listening beginning in the early 1940s. One caller and one scheduled guest. KSFO Morning Show Podcast It's a four hour show. Pick the 30 January hour 0500 - 0600. The caller (27:30) is a military...
From: Free Republic | By: KSFO Morning Show with Sussman and Green | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Washington (AFP) - The US military will no longer divulge facts and figures about its costly effort to assist Afghan security forces, declaring the information top secret, officials said Thursday. The move marks an about-face for the Pentagon, which...
From: Free Republic | By: AFP | Friday, January 30, 2015
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The Weekly Gardening Thread is a weekly gathering of folks that love soil, seeds and plants of all kinds. From complete newbies that are looking to start that first potted plant, to gardeners with some acreage, to Master Gardener level and beyond, we...
From: Free Republic | By: freerepublic | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Nothing frustrates me more than for someone to rant on and on about something while never really specifying the desired outcome that he or she is seeking. Or for someone to imply that I somehow owe him something without specifically telling me what it...
From: Free Republic | By: AmericanThinker.org | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Did you know that the future of Obamacare relies on the credibilty of former Senator Ben "Cornhusker Kickback" Nelson? Yes, the Huffington Post and other liberal media outlets seem to think that what Nelson tells us was going on in his mind at the time...
From: Free Republic | By: NewsBusters | Friday, January 30, 2015
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The signs of the times are everywhere – all you have to do is open up your eyes and look at them. When a pregnant woman first goes into labor, the birth pangs are usually fairly moderate and are not that close together. But as the time for delivery...
From: Free Republic | By: Christian Patriots | Friday, January 30, 2015
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They act like terrorists, they regularly kill civilians like terrorists, but the White House does not consider the Afghan Taliban to be a terrorist group. “They do carry out tactics that are akin to terrorism. They do pursue terror attacks in an effort...
From: Free Republic | By: ABC News | Friday, January 30, 2015
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A University of South Florida professor has declared that the practice of using imaging technology to show a fetus in a mother’s womb is rape. The professor, Diane Price Herndl, made the proclamation at a pro-abortion rally event on Saturday in Tampa,...
From: Free Republic | By: dailycaller.com | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Four years after an aggressive legislative effort to keep Planned Parenthood from receiving state dollars for health care for low-income women, the Texas Senate is back at it — this time over funding for breast and cervical cancer screenings. The proposed...
From: Free Republic | By: texastribune.org | Friday, January 30, 2015
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In the 90s, the Clinton Administration formed a bipartisan coalition to pass the federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act, or RFRA. Nineteen states followed suit. The legislation came in response to a Supreme Court decision that had seen an American...
From: Free Republic | By: Townhall.com | Friday, January 30, 2015
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K Kaufmann wrote a book called The Abortion Resource Handbook, which is meant to guide women through their abortion decisions. It is aimed specifically toward women considering abortion. To put it mildly, the book takes a pro-choice position. In one...
From: Free Republic | By: liveactionnews.org | Friday, January 30, 2015
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BREAKING: TALIBAN CLAIMS RESPONSIBILITY FOR MURDER OF THREE AMERICANS AT KABUL AIRPORT On Wednesday White House Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz argued that the Taliban is not a terrorist group, but instead an “armed insurgency.” On Thursday White...
From: Free Republic | By: The Gateway Pundit | Friday, January 30, 2015
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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Niles-area Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan said in an interview Wednesday that his announcement that he now supports abortion rights was motivated by dealing with his wife's pregnancy last year, not politics. The thinking behind a column...
From: Free Republic | By: cleveland.com | Friday, January 30, 2015
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It was a tough morning for NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia. Their Twitter timeline was just depressing. Three state senators introduced three distinct pro-abortion bills in Richmond, only to have them defeated one-by-one by the Senate Education & Health...
From: Free Republic | By: townhall.com | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Texas on Thursday executed a man convicted of fatally beating a mentally disabled woman -- after the U.S. Supreme Court rejected arguments that he has an IQ of 67 and should be exempt from the death penalty. In his final statement before the lethal injection,...
From: Free Republic | By: nbcnews.com | Friday, January 30, 2015
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The abortion lobby has taken note of Pro-Life Action League’s mailer project and doesn’t like it. On January 22, the 42nd anniversary of the Supreme Court’s Roe v Wade decision, the League sent a mailer to every abortion clinic in the U.S. Inside...
From: Free Republic | By: Jill Stanek | Friday, January 30, 2015
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Dozens of airline catering workers gathered at United Airlines' Chicago headquarters today, asking officials to pressure contractors who offer high-cost, high-deductible health care coverage workers can't afford.The rally was part of a national campaign...
From: Free Republic | By: chicagobusiness.com | Friday, January 30, 2015
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