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Kristin Luker’s Abortion and the Politics of Motherhood 5: The Pro-Life Movement and Ideology

In my latest reading of Abortion and the Politics of Motherhood, Kristin Luker discussed the development of the pro-life movement.  At first, during the 1960’s (prior to 1967), the pro-life movement consisted largely of Catholic male professionals, who believed that … Continue reading

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Links on Rodney King

I have some links on Rodney King for today. 1.  I thought this article by Dylan Stableford was really good.  Stableford says: “He ‘never set out to be a James Meredith or Rosa Parks,’ the Los Angeles Times wrote. ‘He … Continue reading

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Light Is Quiet

At church this morning, the pastor’s sermon was about light.  The pastor was going into the characteristics of light, and he was drawing spiritual parallels.  For example, the pastor said that light makes no noise, and that, similarly, believers should … Continue reading

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