Hope for the Tragic Despair of Abortion

The upper house of the NSW Parliament meet today to discuss the Reproductive Health Care Reform Abortion Bill 2019 which passed the lower house less than two weeks ago. On the final day of debate a number of amendments were proposed and defeated. Towards the end of that long discussion there was a particularly striking […]

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A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words

More than 2 centuries ago we saw one of the very first social media campaigns. In a concerted effort, campaigners used a variety of methods of engagement to make their case. They recognised that those they wanted to appeal to simply weren’t engaged in the issue – the man and woman on the street had […]

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NSW Abortion Legislation – A Letter to my MP

A couple of piece of legislation are before the NSW Parliament’s upper house (the Legislative Council) that seek to vastly loosen the current restrictions on abortion and to proscribe various forms of protest against abortion. The Roman Catholics, who are always excellent on this issue, have a great summary of the situation: The first of these […]

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Planned Parenthood – Baby Parts for Sale

Last night, for the umpteenth time, the 1999 film “The Matrix” was on TV. I flicked over and found myself in the middle of the “Battery” scene which is embedded above. There are fields, endless fields, where human beings are no longer born. We are grown. For the longest time I wouldn’t believe it, and […]

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