Network News

  • California QB in Critical Condition After Suffering Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 9/26/2012
  • (Yahoo Sports) - Wildomar Cornerstone Christian (Calif.) High quarterback Ryan "Dax" McGregor is currently listed in critical but stable condition after suffering a head injury during a game against Avalon (Calif.) High on Friday night.
  • How Assisted Suicide Hurts Suicide Prevention
  • 9/25/2012
  • (First Things) - My biweekly On the Square today deals with the wave of suicide prevention. I partly blame the assisted suicide movement and the suicide prevention community's failure to grapple with the pro advocacy of the "death with dignity" crowd.
  • Hippocrates' Last Stand
  • 9/24/2012
  • (NRO) - Imagine it's 1967. Abortion, except in rare cases, is illegal everywhere in the United States. You can't imagine that in 45 years abortion will be one of the most contentious political issues in America, and that virtually everyone in the country will be touched by it.
  • Power Grab: Our Technocratic Future
  • 9/23/2012
  • (Weekly Standard) - To paraphrase Freud: Liberals, what do they really want? Not the communism or socialism of the right's fever dreams. They know that didn't work. Today's liberal agenda is more akin to the corporatist vision of the 1920s and '30s-an economy in which the state directs the activities of the private sector to achieve ideologically desired ends.
  • Six-Year-Old Gaining Ground in Her Recovery
  • 9/21/2012
  • (DodgeGlobe.com) - Six-year-old Brisa Bustos has covered a lot of ground in her journey to recovery. Brisa was transferred to Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital in Lincoln, Neb. in early August after being hit by an alleged drunk driver July 18 in front of her home in Dodge City.
  • More Death Panel Advocacy in New York Times
  • 9/20/2012
  • (Secondhand Smoke) - The New York Times uses its op/ed page as a supplement to its editorial page-that is, most of the articles published reflect the views of the editors. Letters to the Editor, too.
  • Assisted Suicide Gains Support in Massachusetts
  • 9/19/2012
  • (Ballot News) - A s November 6 approaches, new polls show Question 2 and Question 3 with significant and growing support. However, prominent health care providers and other groups continue to fight back, releasing statements of opposition to both measures.
  • Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network Monthly Newsletter!
  • 9/19/2012
  • State of Florida Warehousing Disabled Kids in Nursing Homes - (CBS/AP) Federal investigators say Florida officials are violating federal law by unnecessarily warehousing hundreds of children with disabilities in geriatric nursing homes.
  • Lawsuit Reveals Danger of Single Payer
  • 9/18/2012
  • (First Things) - This may seem counter intuitive, but a lawsuit filed in California against HealthNet Insurance, for allegedly denying coverage for life-saving medical treatment, illustrates the danger of single payer health coverage. First, the story from the L.A. County Medical Association Press Release, and then my reasoning:
  • Euthanasia Campaigner Faces Another Challenge
  • 9/17/2012
  • (ABC News) - An inquiry into Dr Nitscke's (pictured) application to import the euthanasia drug nembutal was launched by the Australian Medical Board last year. He is now facing a second investigation, into his role in promoting and importing nitrogen cylinders that can be used for euthanasia, and his suitability to practise medicine.