Abortion, the courts, and the need to pass laws via the democratic process

As we await the final Supreme Court decision on abortion, we should all do well to remember the the Courts are no substitute for the Democratic process.  As the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg put it, “Doctrinal limbs too swiftly shaped may prove unstable.”  This is especially true when even liberal legal scholars believe Roe… Continue reading Abortion, the courts, and the need to pass laws via the democratic process

Biden is a misinformation machine, happy to lie and foment violence for his own purposes

The draft Supreme Court decision overturning Roe v. Wade reveals the lawlessness of the administration and the media as they encourage illegal protests, spread misinformation, and allow their surrogates to use violent rhetoric for political purposes.  Alas, this isn’t the only issue where the same techniques are used… Imagine if you will a MAGA crowd… Continue reading Biden is a misinformation machine, happy to lie and foment violence for his own purposes

Supreme Court:  A bombshell leak overturns almost 50 years of abortion rights with a fall out that’s impossible to predict

The United States is poised to enter a brave new world after a first in history leak of a potential ruling that would overturn Roe v. Wade and return the question of abortion to the states.  We’ve never experienced anything like it, and despite the punditry, no one really knows where we go from here.… Continue reading Supreme Court:  A bombshell leak overturns almost 50 years of abortion rights with a fall out that’s impossible to predict

Electric cars, inflation, and abortion rights: The everything is racist saga continues, as some say a Civil War is coming

Racism in America is apparently so rampant that everything we do and touch must be seen through that lens. In the past week, the mainstream media has covered everything from electric cars to inflation with abortion in between as a potentially racist issue. They’ve also found a new solution: Conservatives should just surrender and embrace… Continue reading Electric cars, inflation, and abortion rights: The everything is racist saga continues, as some say a Civil War is coming

Abortion: Can the Supreme Court find a middle way on the always controversial issue?

Controversy is already swirling around a Supreme Court that could overturn Roe v. Wade and make abortion a state by state issue.  The decision might hinge on the esoteric legal terms, holdings and dictum. Conceivably, there is a middle way where abortion is a right that can be regulated by the states, if only we… Continue reading Abortion: Can the Supreme Court find a middle way on the always controversial issue?

Why is abortion the only right the left doesn’t want to restrict?

From free speech to gun control, the progressive left regularly advocates for restrictions and limitations on your rights, but don’t dare try to limit abortions in any way, shape, or form.  The Texas bill is not what I would’ve passed myself, but the reaction is illustrative of how one right is elevated above all others… Continue reading Why is abortion the only right the left doesn’t want to restrict?

An atheist’s case for life and what we can do about it

Reimagining humans as qualia machines populating the universe with unique mathematics and balancing all concerns against a harsh and ugly world Many people believe that atheists have an unsatisfying view of the world.  Humans reduced to survival machines, crawling on the surface of an insignificant rock, revolving around a merely average star, located in a… Continue reading An atheist’s case for life and what we can do about it