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Sofia Vergara, Frozen Embryos, and Forced Procreation

As often happens, in vitro fertilization technology developed faster than the social wisdom to handle it.

Catholic Lite and Europe’s Demographic Suicide

For a Catholic, Europe’s demographic winter bespeaks, first and foremost, a colossal evangelical failure. Acknowledging that also sheds light on the contemporary Catholic situation in Europe.

Hospice, Not Abortion, for Dying Infants

Given Hillary Clinton’s strong support from Planned Parenthood and the abortion industry, it’s no surprise that she defended late-term abortion. But she did a tremendous disservice particularly to families facing the tragedy of a dying infant.

Embodied Caregiving

Modern thought has largely neglected dependency, instead touting individual autonomy and rational self-interest. If we are to recover the human person’s proper relationship with others, we must turn to thinkers who give dependency its due.