As CNN reports, the ACLU has initiated legal actions against the Patent and Trademark Office, Myriad Genetics and the University of Utah Research Foundation to cancel the grant of a patent for a pair of genes, which appear to be responsible for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. Holding the patent means that the holder are […]
So Mr. Santorum is back and here we have his opinion piece from the Philadellphia Inquirer finally shedding a light on America’s true enemmy: the president and presumably all those who elected him.
Washington Diary: Cryng on Cable by Matt Frei was published today on the BBC website on the current state of American Journalism and the bad habit of confesional public speech and crying in public.
The Obama administration has repealed a federal rule instituted by the Bush administration permiting medical professionals to refuse procedures to patients on the grounds of their moral (read religious) commitments. As CNN reports, Christian physicians are protesting the measure.
So this gentleman, who has no clear credentials or authority, has for some reason decided to honor us by soiling the pages of the NYT with what can only be called absolute garbage. David Brooks, who probably wanted to be an academic but was too lazy to read went instead into journalism where he only […]
Op-Ed Columnist The End of Philosophy By DAVID BROOKS Published: April 6, 2009 Socrates talked. The assumption behind his approach to philosophy, and the approaches of millions of people since, is that moral thinking is mostly a matter of reason and deliberation: Think through moral problems. Find a just principle. Apply it. Skip to next […]
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Frank Schaeffer discussing the current state of the GOP on CNN.
Reuters reports that the Vatican as well as American church leaders have condemned the move to open public funding for stem cell research. Thank god we are not Italy. (http://www.reuters.com/article/vcCandidateFeed2/idUSTRE52933620090310).