| Sep 24, 2012
| 6:00 AM
So, if I understood her correctly, St. Mary's College History Professor Christine Adams is saying that if the truth be known women value "jobs" over parenting, and the fulfillment of such values is just not possible if women are not in control of their...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Catholic Relief Services is defending a grant it shared with another aid group that separately funds contraception, which is a violation of church doctrine.
The Baltimore-based group that is the Catholic community's official international humanitarian...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 8:12 AM
The time for conservatives to compromise has come and gone. The time for decisive and prudential judgments in our votes has arrived, and that means abandoning Mitt Romney this election.
One of the great mistakes conservatives make when voting today is...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:09 PM
A federal appeals court has granted a new hearing in a case challenging whether Baltimore can require faith-based pregnancy counseling centers to post signs saying they don't offer abortion or birth control advice and services.
The decision filed...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Furor surged in Maryland and across the country Monday over a Missouri congressman's comment that he opposes abortion in most cases of rape because women rarely become pregnant during a "legitimate rape."
Though Rep. Todd Akin, a Republican who is...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Indiana's Richard Mourdock, Illinois' Joe Walsh and Missouri's Todd Akin aren't doctors. They are Republicans running for the U.S. Senate or the House of Representatives. But they appear to have special knowledge of how a woman's body works, not to...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 6:45 AM
I grew up in a Democratic home. My Dad was always very aware of what was happening in government. We have copies of letters Dad wrote to the politicians of his day and the responses he received. Dad kept a chart on the fridge of all the local, state and...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Nearly 3,600 people ran or walked in the rainy and slippery inaugural Susan G. Komen breast cancer race in Ocean City Sunday, despite early concerns that a controversy involving Planned Parenthood could hurt attendance.
Breast cancer survivors, their...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
It has been just over a month since the Greater Baltimore Center for Pregnancy Concerns opened its fourth pregnancy resource center in Arbutus and growth is coming slowly.
The Arbutus center had five clients in January, according to Allison Benson,...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 10:30 AM
A recent letter writer called on President Obama to propose federal funding for poor women's abortions ("Poor should have pregnancy options," Jan. 19).
The letter pointed out the severe financial distress that pregnancies can cause poor women. But as...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori came to Annapolis Thursday with a simple message: Repeal of the death penalty is a matter of human dignity.
In an interview with The Sun before his appearance before the Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee's hearing...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:15 AM
On Sunday, January 27, The Baltimore Sun printed an article about Planned Parenthood that was, of course, pro-abortion in slant ("Safe, legal abortion for 40 years"). In all fairness, there should have been space devoted to a pro-life article as well,...