Why the Tides are Turning Pro-Life 24

I owe a tip of the hat to Rebecca Hamilton for this video — she rightly titled her post this morning: Video Tribute to 40 Years of Abortion on Demand: Watch Once, Shower Twice

Caveat Viewer: She means it. 

And so do I. To Biltrix’s regular readers, if some suspicious feeling is telling you “I really should not watch this video,” please, Don’t. More…

40 Years Gone, and Counting… 23

55,881,645

That’s the number of unborn lives ended by legal abortions in this country since this day in 1973 (as of 10:00 a.m.).

1,235 in the U.S. alone today by the time I finish writing this sentence. Now, 1,236, and counting…

Planned Parenthood has terminated 6,341,432 since 1970 — 19,865 so far this year alone (as of Jan. 1 2013).

73,281… 73,283… 73,284… — rising, rising, rising… More…

“Choose Life” Banned as Unconstitutional 28

Banned as Unconstitutional

Photo Credit: Carolina Pregnancy Care Fellowship

Photo Credit: Carolina Pregnancy Care Fellowship

For North Carolina residents looking to tout pro-life values on their state-granted license plates, disappointment abounds. U.S. District Court Judge James C. Fox has ruled against plates that read “Choose Life” — unless the state government also creates a similar design for individuals who support abortion rights. — The Blaze

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The Undiscussed “Swing” Issue in the Foreign Policy Debate 15

Lucinda wept, “El doctor me dijo que yo no podría tener más hijos.”

I translated, “The doctor told her she wasn’t allowed to have any more children.”

It was the seventh time I heard those words that day. More…

The Bread and Circus Politics of Big Bird and Planned Parenthood 10

We haven’t heard from the governor any specifics beyond Big Bird [circus] and eliminating funding for Planned Parenthood [bread] in terms of how he pays for that.

THE QUESTION: In what new ways do you intend to rectify the inequalities in the workplace, specifically regarding females making only 72 percent of what their male counterparts earn?

After the candidates’ first round in tackling this question, Candy Crowley invites President Obama for a second intervention… More…