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A happy Mother's Day story

A young woman chose life of her daughter with the help from Aid for Women and its Heather’s House residence. Happy mothers day. dennis@dennisbyrne.net www.dennisbyrne.net My historical novel: Madness: The War of 1812

Leonard Pitts Jr., it's you who's deplorable

Syndicated columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. rejected the idea of trying to “understand” supporters of President Donald Trump because they are a bunch of white, Christian Americans alarmed by the loss of their “pre-eminence.” (“Do we really need to ‘understand’ Trump supporters?” as published in the Chicago Tribune.) Pitts was responding to a reader who suggested in... Read more »

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner is dead meat

Bruce Rauner has slit his throat, with his general incompetence and a campaign that was so dishonest that it set some sort of record in a state where truth is typically flushable. The way he failed to get a single one of his goals accomplished in his three and a half years as governor is... Read more »
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A vote against Presence Health was a vote against African American women's health care

Before the final 31-18 vote Wednesday in which the Chicago City Council approved a $5.6 million tax subsidy for Presence Health a  to help pay for its downtown corporate headquarters, its opponents ripped it as a unforgivable assault on women’s health. Even though as part of the deal Presence would open desperately needed health clinics in four African... Read more »

Taxpayer lawsuit filed against new Illinois law that funds elective abortions

The following is a press release from the Thomas More Society. It cites a number of constitutional and fiscal problems with the law.  Controversial Taxpayer-Funded Abortion Bill Prompts Taxpayer Lawsuit Against Illinois Officials Thomas More Society Sues on Behalf of Coalition of Nonprofits and Legislators to Stop “HB 40” (November 30, 2017 – Springfield, IL)... Read more »

How to rid the world of Down syndrome

The answer: Abort Down Syndrome babies that are prenatally diagnosed with the condition. That should do it, as a study reveals that aborting them has reduced a  Down Syndrome “community” by 30 percent.  Orwell, who was pro-life, would have had a field day with the idea of ridding the world of a genetic disorder by ridding the world of... Read more »
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Great news! Abortion rate plummets

No matter what your abortion politics are, it should be great news that the abortion rate has plummeted 25 percent from 2008 to 2014, according to the Guttmacher Institute. As the Institute reported in the American Journal of Public Health: Between 2008 and 2014, the abortion rate declined 25%, from 19.4 to 14.6 per 1000 women... Read more »

Hidden abuse of women: Forced abortions

Read about it here.

Should pregnant women be told that a chemical abortion can be reversed?

The “pro-choice” Planned Parenthood abortion providers doesn’t think that women should be informed by their doctors. They dispute that it can be done, although a physician claims that he has done it. Although Planned Parenthood and others in the abortion industry back laws that would force doctors to tell their pregnant patients that abortion is available... Read more »
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The bio-chemistry of sex, love, gender differences and abortion

I learned stuff about the bio-chemistry of sex, love and gender differences that never ever occurred to me from Vicki Thorn.  Who’s that? From a press release from her recent appearance here: Thorn is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Psychology at the John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage & Family at the Catholic University... Read more »
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