Obituary: Michael Novak, American theologian (1933-2017)

257725_5_Michael Novak, one of the most influential American theologians and philosophers of the 20th century passed away on 17 February. Novak, who served as an Ambassador under US President Ronald Reagan, and an adviser to two Popes, made his own small contribution to defeating the tyrannical communist systems of the Soviet bloc. Continue reading


Behind closed doors, UN Human Rights “experts” draft language to exclude unborn children from the right to life

According to a report in this week’s Friday Fax, the UN bureaucracy is working on a document that pretends to re-define the scope of the right to life in order to exclude unborn children. The main purpose is to provide the appearance of legitimacy to abortion, and indeed to pressure States to legalize abortion, but one of its logical consequences would be to legitimize the trade with the body parts of aborted children as practised by Planned Parenthood. Continue reading