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Edward Snowden, NSA files source: 'If they want to get you, in time they will'

Edward Snowden was interviewed over several days in Hong Kong by Glenn Greenwald and Ewen MacAskill.<p><b>Q: Why did you decide to become a …

A patent on your DNA? What the Supreme Court ruling means for you

Can someone else patent your genes? The Supreme Court is scheduled to rule some time this month on that question – a suit filed against Myriad Genetics for its patent on the BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations, which raise the risk of breast, ovarian and certain other cancers.<p>Opponents of patenting …

A Word from the Lord and a Saint as to what Prayer Does. - Community in Mission

Msgr. Charles Pope • May 29, 2013<p>I think one of the joys of heaven will be to finally see what our prayers actually wrought. Yes, even our distracted …

Pope Francis shunned official papal apartments to live 'normal life'

Pope Francis has revealed for the first time the reasons for his decision to shun the official papal apartments and instead live in a much more modest Vatican 'hotel'.<p>He has told a friend that he likes being in daily contact with ordinary people, does not want to be isolated and enjoys sitting down …

SDG Reviews 'Epic'

In a gorgeously designed computer-animated action-fantasy film where striking visuals are the main selling point, one of the most memorable images …

Ice Age

Ayn Rand Really, Really Hated C.S. Lewis | Matthew Schmitz

Ayn Rand was no fan of C.S. Lewis. She called the famous apologist an “abysmal bastard,” a “monstrosity,” a “cheap, awful, miserable, touchy, …

I'm Gay, but I'm Not Switching to a Church That Supports Gay Marriage

With so many options for gay Christians, why stick with the Catholic church?<p>Flickr / Jess Pac<p>When I became Catholic in 1998, as a college sophomore, I didn't know any other gay Christians. I'd been raised in a kind of pointillist Reform Judaism, almost entirely protected from homophobia; when I …

California Assembly passes bill specifically exempting abortion clinics from surgical building code standards

The state of California, who often leads the nation in laws and legislation, has taken a step backwards, as the California State Assembly passed an …

Health Care

Jeopardy! wants to know: What is Planned Parenthood?

Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards expressed her delight today on Twitter over a shout-out on <i>Jeopardy!</i>, the world-renowned game show with that …

Feminism

ACLU Supports Sex-Selection, Race-Based Abortions

The ACLU can be counted on to advocate on behalf of culture of death issues. Now, it is suing to overturn Arizona’s ban on sex and race-based …

Pretty Ugly: a hands-on project to expose Planned Parenthood's deception

Alliance Defending Freedom – a legal group dedicated to pursuing justice in several areas of American life – has launched a new project to educate …

Feminism

Death to life: NY woman steps off Planned Parenthood's "abortion assembly line"

Iman Essiet didn’t want to become another negative statistic. Yet this beautiful African-American woman became pregnant when she was just 16. Iman …

Feminism

Autopsy Confirms 33-Week Abortion Led to Young Woman’s Death

The Maryland Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has released the autopsy report on the death of Jennifer Morbelli, which again confirms the young …

Abortion? There's an app for that

Are New Yorkers seeking to eradicate all children from the Big Apple? With a state abortion rate almost double that of the national average, you …

Sexual Health

Planned Parenthood Employee Fired After Hiding Sex Abuse of 13yo Girl. Bloomington, IN

Planned Parenthood Manager Offers to Help Sex Ring, Gets Fired

What Planned Parenthood sees as a $450 payday, looks like a priceless treasure to me. #ExposePP http://t.co/yWtcUgpHow

Don't worry. Planned Parenthood says it's not a baby yet. #ExposePP http://t.co/v60elloJ7O

Who's the racist? ACLU sues to allow abortions based on gender and race

On May 29, the ACLU filed suit (on behalf of two civil rights groups) to stop an Arizona pro-life law. This law, passed in 2011, is designed to …

Rights & Freedoms

Let Paul Be Paul

A reader writes:<p>I am studying at a Catholic college and have had the opportunity to take some classes on scripture. I have been introduced to various …

Theology

Too Gay?

Whitney Houston and the 2012 Grammy Awards Mega-Ritual

<b>The 2012 Grammy Awards took place in a horrible context: the wake of the sudden, mysterious death of Whitney Houston. The show went on nevertheless …</b> …

Whitney Houston

Bimbo's Initiation: An Old Cartoon About Masonic Initiation (video)

This short video from the 1930’s features beloved cartoon characters and is described on YouTube as “creepy” and “disturbing”. The cartoon is indeed …

Secret Societies

The Rothschilds and Rockefellers Join Forces in Multi-Billion Dollar Deal

If you needed proof the world elite is a tightly-knit group geared on dynasties and bloodlines, well here’s a pretty good one. The most powerful …

Suez Canal

Lauryn Hill's Tumblr Letter on the Music Business

Several newspapers have reported that Lauryn Hill was in trouble with the government for not filing taxes from 2005-2007. While I do not know (nor …

Music Industry