Million Dollar Baby

What is a baby worth? To one family, it could be that they are willing to pay tens of thousands of dollars for invetro-fertalization treatments and many thousands connected with travel and then, the added expenses associated with high risk pregnancy. They could spend upwards...

Who Are Abortion Collaborators?

During the Nuremberg Trials, Nazi leaders of the highest ranks were tried and most prosecuted. Some of the most important leaders of Germany were acquitted. There were so many criminals that, although thousands were prosecuted, many thousands more were not.  History records many investigations have been...

Differing Perspectives

My husband and I have different perspectives on more than a few things. Money is one of them. It’s not that we are far apart, but as close as we are, we think differently about its function and use in some ways. If that seems...

Handmaids Devoid of Compassion

Recently, the NH House of Representatives passed bill  SB66. For years, NH refused to grant any status to a pre-born child killed in the commission of a crime. Just calling a baby, another, was too much for NH's lawmakers. Children killed by drunk drivers or...

Activist with Chronic Illness

Amy Carmichael was born 100 years before me. She was an activist in every sense. She established an orphanage to rescue children in India. Some of the children were trafficking victims or those who were at risk to be prostituted in the temples for the...

Control Theory

We all have control issues. Some people are control freaks. They will manipulate people and situations in order to feel like they are in charge. They use people to achieve their own ends. It can seem like children are control freaks, but are they?I have...

The Silverback Incident

Death threats and over 400,000 signatures on a petition demanding justice for the death of a gorilla? It was a shame. He was a beautiful animal, but the fact of the matter was that a child was at risk. Over the weekend, a four-year-old child...

Too Much of a Good Thing?

Education and awareness about child abuse and child sexual abuse is s good thing. Helping people spot the signs of abuse, broach the subject with dignity, ask the right questions, and mostly handle suspected or acknowledged abuse victims with compassion and wisdom is of utmost...