Catholics Abandon the Unborn in the 44th Presidency
A simple web search for the order of presidential succession in the newly-minted Obama administration makes clear what a profound debacle the '08 election was for the pro-life movement in the United States. The country's top leadership now looks like a Who's Who of the National Abortion Rights Action League's "100% pro-choice" club. Largely ignored in the last election, abortion remains a massively important political issue. Catholics who did so should be ashamed of themselves for voting with disregard for a ticket and party that is inimical to a central moral tenet of their Church's teaching. Abortion kills.
Here are some strong but very true words from Dr. William Blazek, Jesuit scholastic. (Please read the whole article. The following is just a snippet.) Dr. Blazek will be a welcome addition to the community of Jesuit Priests.