For perhaps the first time in this ongoing national struggle, the Republican legislators in Idaho have seen the writing on the wall and they are reading it.
Articles by: Ann Werner
Idaho Senator Chuck Winder proposed a bill which would force every woman to undergo a mandatory ultrasound prior to having an abortion.
In an update on a story first reported on Addicting Info, Father Marcel Guarnizo has been placed on administrative leave from the ministry in the Washington Archdiocese. Fr. Guarnizo is the priest who denied communion to a gay woman at her mother’s funeral and then compounded the problem by refusing to accompany the deceased to the cemetery to deliver the final blessing.
Sooner or later, it had to happen and it did. We now have the “Santorum Girls”, two fresh-faced and talented young women from Oklahoma. They and their family were apparently so excited about Rick Santorum visiting their town on the campaign trail that they felt compelled to not only write a song, but make a video letting the world know that change is on the way.
This primary season has been very illuminating. It has removed the veil covering up the real agenda of what remains of the GOP.
Media Matters reported today that Rush Limbaugh closed the first hour of his show on WABC with one minute three seconds of dead air.
This weekend Addicting Info broke the story of Barbara Johnson being denied communion by Father Marcel Guarnizo at her mother’s funeral. Outcry from the public was swift and powerful. The Archdiocese of Washington has released the following statement.
Perhaps if we can get back to a place where the separation of church and state are once again accepted as one of the founding principles of this country, stop trying to out-Christian each other, stop vilifying other religions and other people based on purely human and not godly concepts, we will begin to mend the fractures that are tearing us apart today.
Unemployment is going down but is still at an unacceptable number. People in this country are hurting. So what are Republicans talking about? Contraception. And women aren’t invited to the conversation.