Archive for July 19th, 2006

Now it’s a religious war

| July 19, 2006 | 3 Replies
Now it’s a religious war

Here’s what MSNBC reports regarding the newly passed bill “to protect the pledge of allegiance.” The bill’s sponsor, Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo., said America was a nation of God-given inalienable rights and that’s why the country is in a war against “radical Islamists.” Democrats wouldn’t want to “cut and run” in Iraq, he said, “if […]

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White House caught telling lies about stem cells

| July 19, 2006 | 1 Reply
White House caught telling lies about stem cells

As reported by Think Progress, Karl Rove –”told the Denver Post that ‘recent studies’ show researchers ‘have far more promise from adult stem cells than from embryonic stem cells.’”  This provoked the people at Think Progress to do some digging.  Here’s what they found: The Chicago Tribune contacted a dozen top stem cell experts about […]

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Garbage-picking for stem cells

| July 19, 2006 | Reply
Garbage-picking for stem cells

By a vote of 63 to 37, the Senate passed a bill to expand federal funding for embryonic stem cell research on Tuesday. President Bush has promised to use his veto power for the first time in 5 ½ years on this bill, which the current vote can’t override. The public opinion on stem cell […]

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