Trudeau is using taxpayer dollars to fund abortions overseas as part of efforts to “fight COVID-19 pandemic”

By Jonathon Van Maren Last week, I noted that every province and territory in Canada has labeled abortion an “essential service” and is keeping abortion facilities open during the COVID-19 pandemic—and that abortion activists were even concerned that Canada might face a “shortage” of RU-486 (the abortion pill.) I also noted that pro-life work is…

Big Porn is trying to use the COVID-19 crisis to get people hooked–and activists are trying to shut them down

As panic and pandemic sweep the globe, one industry in particular is positioning itself to take advantage of the lockdown: Big Porn. Over at The Federalist, Terry Schilling lays out how the industry is attempting to profit from the crisis: The virus has provided an unprecedented opportunity for Big Porn to capitalize on our social…

California Governor Gavin Newsom–and other politicians–want to use the coronavirus pandemic to “reimagine a progressive era”

By Jonathon Van Maren As government measures to contain the coronavirus become increasingly draconian—in Canada, people are now getting fined $1,000 apiece if there are more than two people from different addresses in the same vehicle—some are beginning to wonder where this all ends. British columnist Peter Hitchens, predictably, is swimming upstream of accepted opinion,…

Disability activists are worried that people with Down syndrome will be victims of “rationing” coronavirus treatments

By Jonathon Van Maren With a shortage of ventilators and other medical necessities, strained global supply chains, and a worldwide pandemic placing our healthcare systems under enormous strain, many healthcare workers are bracing themselves to face impossible decisions. Triage, a word that sounds jarring outside a wartime context, is increasingly on our lips. Stories of…