The AP is reporting that the professor and six students who defaced pro-life crosses at Northern Kentucky University earlier this month have been charged with “criminal mischief, theft by unlawful taking and criminal solicitation.” The pro-abortion professor, Dr. Sally Jacobsen, has also been put on leave. She was caught red-handed (pardon the pun) by a [...]
Entries for April, 2006
My WND column today focuses on a recent article in the New York Times, which attempted to connect the U.S. trend toward criminalizing various aspects of abortion to a Salvadorian ban on all abortions that includes prosecuting aborting mothers. The reason for the NYTimes piece was clear: to frighten U.S. women that “forensic vagina inspectors,” [...]
Kudos to the University of Illinois’ Society of Conservative Students for sponsoring Life Week, beginning today. I’m excited to be a guest speaker at one of SCS’s political forums, this Wednesday evening, April 26, at 7:00 p.m. in the Brookens Auditorium. See SCS’s website for more info.
Happy Easter! I’ll be on a working vacation April 16-23, combining speaking engagements in Florida and Georgia with R&R.
The most recent Lakota Times included details from a press conference Oglala Sioux president Cecilia Fire Thunder held re: her plans to build an abortion mill on the Pine Ridge Reservation. The name of her mill will be Sacred Choices Clinic. The Times also included an opinion piece from the writer who started it all, [...]
The Chicago Tribune’s Eric Zorn has challenged me to a blog duel regarding his piece, “Women in prison – a ‘partial-birth’ abortion issue for the left?” Eric is excited to have found a wedge issue that might outdo the pro-life movement’s foremost wedge issue, partial birth abortion, which he admits is “grisly” and “repulse[s] even [...]
In my previous column I wrote about Oglala Sioux president Cecilia Fire Thunder, who has threatened to open an abortion clinic on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Reservation if the new state abortion ban is enacted. It turns out Fire Thunder is a former abortion clinic worker, something she omitted from her resume until two weeks [...]
I’ll be on Scott Thomas’ show today on WYLL-AM from 3p-4p CST to discuss pro-life issues. The show can be heard via the Internet. On the docket: The South Dakota abortion ban and Oglala Sioux president Cecilia Fire Thunder’s threat to open a mill on her rez; Blagojevich’s “Where’s Waldo” embryonic stem cell funding attempts.
As promised, although a couple days late, see more letters on my latest WND column, “Sioux tribe plans to scalp its own,” on page 2.