· · · · · 

My Common Ground Fantasy

My common ground fantasy involves both pro-life and pro-choice leaders taking certain premises of each other’s movements more seriously in order to break the conceptual logjam we’ve created.

· · · · · 

Late-Term Abortion: In Silence No Longer

Why did we have to wait until a heroic doctor was murdered before people began to question the outrageous claims made against him and against women who have late term abortions?

· · · · · 

The New Pro-Lifer

Alexia Kelley, co-founder of Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good and newly appointed Director of Faith-based and Community Partnerships at the Dept. of Health and Human Services believes a progressive agenda will produce pro-life results.

· · · · · 

Clinic Worker Tells “Democracy Now” He Called FBI About Roeder Before Tiller’s Murder

According to an interview conducted by Democracy Now, Scott Roeder, the man arrested and charged with first-degree murder the murder of Dr. George Tiller was reported to the FBI for vandalizing a Kansas City women’s health clinic on two separate occasions, one a week before Dr. Tiller was killed and the other and a day before his murder. A clinic worker called the FBI to report Roeder’s actions but he was not arrested.

· · · · · 

Late Abortions: Facts, Stories, and Ways to Help

In all the extensive coverage of the assassination in his church of Dr. George Tiller by a murderer affiliated with extremist right-wing groups, little has been said to shed light on what late-term abortions are, who has them and why.

 

· · · · · 

In Memory of Dr. George Tiller: A Tireless Supporter of Women’s Dignity

When I think of Dr. Tiller and his clinic I think of compassion. What Dr. Tiller and his staff did each and every day was to give women their dignity.

· · · · · 

Working Toward Common Ground in the Abortion Debate

Sarah Stoesz writes in her reader diary that a recent Gallup Poll appears to find more Americans than ever identifying as “pro-life.” But experience shows that such labels as “pro-life” and “pro-choice” are dated and drive wedges.

· · · · · 

Human Beings are Moral Actors

Personal choices always involve morality.

· · · · · 

A Fake Pro-Life Majority

A new Gallup poll demonstrates an alleged anti-abortion majority, but its methodology is flawed.

· · · · · 

Meghan McCain’s Irritating Blog

In her latest Daily Beast entry, Meghan McCain misunderstands her own party’s viewpoints.

· · · · ·