Some have been so bold as to call the¬†thing¬†‚Äúhuman‚ÄĚ after as few as two months; some go so far as to confer human status after as few as 28 days of gestation; and still others (mostly those conservative Christian types) consider ‚Äúit‚ÄĚ¬†human¬†upon conception.
More recently he proposed an ill-conceived soda ban. I criticized his maniacal attempt to force New Yorkers to eat right a few weeks ago. Although his goal for better health among the urban poor is a pandemic issue in every US City; his solutions will hurt minority businesses, increase government expenditures, along with many other intrusions into personal freedoms. Surprisingly, in this article, I am highlighting one of Bloomberg‚Äôs better, less invasive policy concepts. Let me explain!
President Obama‚Äôs Pentagon recently released a statement threatening military personnel: ‚ÄúReligious proselytization is not permitted within the Department of Defense ‚Ä¶ Court Martials and nonjudicial punishments are decided on a case-by-case basis.‚ÄĚ
You know, now that I think of it, I can‚Äôt recall the head of any Muslim-dominated country expressing a single word of condemnation for the act, or sympathy for the victims. Furthermore, except for one moderate Muslim on Fox News, there doesn‚Äôt seem to be a lot of people in the Muslim community worldwide particularly interested in denying the Islamic jihad aspects of the bombing; nor can I recall any major U.S. news outlet (with the possible exception of Fox News) criticizing anyone but the U.S. for the action.
Speed cameras are sold as a means of protection. Over and over you will hear politicians and the makers of these cash cows talk about safety. ‚ÄúSafety this. Safety that. Think of the children, and I‚Äôm offended you think they we are only doing this for the money.‚ÄĚ
Analysis of 2010 census data by an initiative called Protecting Black Life shows that 79 percent of Planned Parenthood abortion clinics are located within walking distance of minority neighborhoods ‚Äď 62 percent within 2 miles of primarily black neighborhoods and 64 percent of Hispanic/Latino neighborhoods.
Platko is no longer a ‚Äúchild‚ÄĚ and as a 69-year-old elected official of a town with over 50% minorities living in it, she may want to look up the definition of the word nigger and stop using it. According to the American Heritage Dictionary, 1976 edition, ‚Äúnigger is Offensive Slang. A black or member of any dark-skinned people.‚ÄĚ
Abortions are not safe, nor are they rare, and the fact that Gosnell took action to make sure the babies did die if they survived the procedure is also not rare. The only thing that is rare is that Dr. Gosnell is standing trial in a Philadelphia courtroom by a jury of his peers.
Formerly the bedrock of our community, the black family is now failing. Around 70 percent of black children are currently being born out of wedlock, and the availability of marrying-age black males is restricted by a very high ‚ÄĒ albeit declining ‚ÄĒ incarceration rate.
Does it occur to any of those screaming for constitutionally protected rights for people who committed a heinous crime in a major American city that the most basic human right ‚Äď the right to life ‚Äď was blatantly and deliberately violated? These murderers were intent on creating as much carnage and taking as many American lives as possible.