Abortion is a Natural Offshoot of Socialism

Abortion is a Natural Offshoot of Socialism “What am I gonna do? What’ll I say??” said Tracey Lord in the film “High Society,” during the scene where she’s decided to call off her wedding. “Your father will make an announcement,” replies her mother, “Anything special you want me to say?” “Oh, thank you. No,” replies…

Is Every Human Being Equal?

“The focus of ‘Last Moments,’ in part, is to help those going through this process to know they’re not alone, and that their grief should not be overlooked, nor minimized by others.” That’s a line from a Buzzfeed article highlighting the work of Ross Taylor, a photojournalist who has captured the moments of pet owners and…

The Very Thin Line Between Chaos and Calm

Growing up, I used to pour over the Laura Ingalls Wilder books—fascinated by her seemingly endless adventures. The books got pretty dog-eared; Exhibit A: In one of the books, she wrote of a time she and her family—as they were still in the middle of building their log home on the prairie—found themselves surrounded by…

The Irony of the Shutdown Outrage

If You Disagree with President Trump and Yet You’re Mad About the Effects of the Shutdown, You’re A Hypocrite. My family and I traveled a grand total of 6,086 air miles roundtrip to see relatives abroad for the holidays. We stood through four airport security checkpoints (that’s a whole ‘nother story), and picked up more…