By Daniel Esparza and Tony Assaf, Aleteia - Dear readers, brothers in Christ, we ask you to join us in prayer in these moments. Recent reports claim perhaps as many as 17 people were killed in today’s shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida... But this is not this year’s first shooting. In fact, according the Guardian (as well as other media outlets) this is the eighth. We report that Wednesday’s attack quadrupled the death toll for 2018.
By Fr Raymond de Souza, Catholic Herald - Could it be that the Holy See under Pope Francis is curiously indulgent of authoritarian regimes? The Holy Father is an undisputed friend of the downtrodden, but it sometimes seems that he is also a friend to those who tread upon them, especially if they are on the left side of the political spectrum.
By Terence P. Jeffrey, CNSNews - In presenting a budget that would add $8.7 trillion to the federal debt over the next ten years, President Donald Trump noted that the “current fiscal path” the United States is following is “unsustainable.”.. “The United States is laboring under the highest level of debt held by the public since shortly after the Second World War,” Trump said...
By Dwight Longenecker - Why does the federal government keep pumping money into Planned Parenthood? The Democrats don’t apologize for it and keep tooting their horn about women’s rights. The Republicans make self righteous denunciations but don’t do anything... Both parties keep pumping taxpayers’ money into this corrupt and sleazy abortion mill... Why? It’s the money.