Reader: Anti-Communist leader Vaclev Havel dies, Hitchens and abortion, Pope to canonize two Americans

Welcome to the Lunchtime Reader, where we assemble important stories to keep your eyes on.

Vaclev Havel was a playwright, anti-Communist, and former leader of a free Czech Republic. He died yesterday at 75. http://is.gd/5xzOCB

Brutal North Korean dictator Kim Jong Il dead at age 69. Pray for the people suffering in North Korea. http://is.gd/yrGU23

Christopher Hitchens: Abortion survivor, post-abortive father, cognitive pro-lifer. http://is.gd/2cqL9Q

NY Times: Newt Gingrich represents “new political era for Catholics.” http://is.gd/eqxHkA

Rep. Jim Clyburn, D-SC, ought to be ashamed. He compares the effort to ensure fair elections to racism, claiming that GOP efforts to pass laws requiring voters to show an ID is a “21st century poll tax.” http://is.gd/T77JBc

‘Vegetative’ patients may be fully conscious: Lancet study. http://is.gd/CPK65s

Two new U.S. saints! Pope Benedict XVI decrees miracles needed to canonize Blesseds Marianne Cope and Kateri Tekakwitha. http://is.gd/TTWc0d

1,133 views

Categories:Uncategorized

2 thoughts on “Reader: Anti-Communist leader Vaclev Havel dies, Hitchens and abortion, Pope to canonize two Americans

  1. Joe M says:

    Hah. Wouldn’t the left love it if Newt Gingrich were the leader of Catholics. Such imagination they have at the NYT.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

STAY CONNECTED


DON'T MISS A THING

Receive our updates via email.