The move by Matt Bevin’s administration effectively to close the last abortion clinic in Kentucky has pro-life organizations and supporters cheering and rallying. While the prevention of a single abortion certainly is something to praise, the bigger picture certainly is not. The reasoning is simple. Abortion is murder. To regulate abortion is to sanction abortion, […]
The flurry of internet activity in the wake of my article on the Mike Lee-Ted Cruz homeschool bill S.306 was just about to die down when RedState.com entered the fray with what has to be the nastiest contribution on the subject to date. Usually, base attacks are not worth the attention of a response, but […]
For years, liberals have been telling us that screen scenes depicting gratuitous sex, sadism, nihilism, despair, violence, militant secularism, and blasphemy have little or no effect on the opinions and behavior of viewers. Those who make these claims are some of the same people who worked with relentless abandon to stop a cigarette company from using Joe Camel in its advertisements. They claimed that the cartoonish character would appeal to young people and encourage them to smoke. Outrage is expressed when a movie shows a character using tobacco products without any negative consequences.