Hillary Clinton and Nancy Pelosi have publicly criticized the Hobby Lobby decision as patronizing to women, issuing false and largely-misinformed statements on the effect of the ruling, even questioning whether or not contraception will remain legal. Let's focus on the facts...
Two Catholic dioceses this year have faced the dilemma of teachers who are planning to marry same-sex partners. Does it really matter what the teachers of our youth do in their personal lives? The research says "Yes."
Meriam Ibrahim was condemned to 100 lashes and then death by hanging for refusing to renounce Christianity. Her sentence was postponed so that she could give birth and nurse her child before her execution. So we have both an outrageous disregard, and affirming respect, for life. What does this dissonance mean for those living under such laws?
It has been more than 20 years since Gallup first began asking whether same-sex couples should be able to legally adopt children. In 1992, a clear majority of Americans answered “no” (63% vs. 29%). Come 2014, the numbers have virtually reversed. Why?
Sadly, we once again learn of the senseless killing of numerous victims by a young man. Have we, as a society, erected such high defenses around the notion of individual freedom that we have effectively handcuffed those charged with protecting us?