April 1, 2017

Press Provides Cover For and Rarely Discloses PETA’s Radical Agenda

Filed under: Economy,MSM Biz/Other Bias,MSM Biz/Other Ignorance — Tom @ 12:21 pm

A recent official tweet from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is not an April Fools Day joke. In full context, it’s not even funny, because it’s part of a long campaign by an utterly unhinged mob to shut down entire industries. Specifically, that March 31 PETA tweet claims that milk is an awful thing because it “has long been a symbol used by white supremacists.”

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Saturday Off-Topic (Moderated) Open Thread (040117)

Filed under: Lucid Links — Tom @ 6:00 am

This open thread is meant for commenters to post on items either briefly noted below (if any) or otherwise not covered at this blog. Rules are here.

Positivity: This pregnant woman found her faith in 1930s Spain – and died for it.

Filed under: Life-Based News,Positivity — Tom @ 5:55 am

From Madrid, Spain:

Mar 30, 2017 / 05:40 am

A pregnant woman who found her faith in a Spanish prison, refused to give up the name of her Christian catechist to her persecutors, and died for lack of medical care was beatified on Saturday.

“Emilia is a martyr of suffering, because she died some 10 days after giving birth for lack of medical attention, clutching her rosary. She had a chance to apostatize, to betray the one who taught her the faith, but she did not. She’s an example,” Historian Martin Ibarra told CNA.

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