Systemic Violence Begets Hatred

The Ginsburg Principle

By Judie Brown Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has died, but the legacy that she leaves behind will not die. She is described as a feminist icon whose uncompromising support for abortion rights, homosexual rights, and other leftist cultural goals made her a hero for many. In a dissenting opinion on the Box v. […]

Love Heals Man’s Murderous Hatred

By Judie Brown Today’s world is filled with counterfeit actions and words. Some of what we witness reminds us of these words from the Catechism of the Catholic Church: “It is precisely in the Passion, when the mercy of Christ is about to vanquish it, that sin most clearly manifests its violence and its many […]

Speaking Truth Crushes Evil

By Judie Brown Fr. James Altman, pastor of St. James the Less in La Crosse, Wisconsin, has become a national hero to many. He has even been called the modern Elijah. Catholics who have heard his 10-minute homily entitled “You Cannot Be Catholic and a Democrat. Period” are elated with his words of truth, not […]

Rebellious ‘Catholic’ Media Spews Animosity

By Judie Brown Growing up, we often uttered retorts such as “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me” when disagreeing with a feisty classmate. But with maturity came the realization that some folks are simply hell-bent on detestations.  Such is the case with the National Catholic Reporter. One of […]

The Ninety-Two

By Judie Brown Recently 92 members of Congress called on the Food and Drug Administration’s commissioner, Stephen Hahn, to redefine the abortion pill Mifeprex (mifepristone) as a “hazard” or “threat of danger.” The goal is to have the pill removed from the market. Senator Ted Cruz and 19 of his colleagues in the Senate sent […]

Commonplace Killing

By Judie Brown Healthcare dangers abound, as we have seen in many recent news stories. And these stories show just how little human life matters to some people. A recent complaint filed with the federal Occupational Health and Safety Administration by National Nurses United alleges that HCA Healthcare hospitals require nurses to work while positive for COVID-19, […]