“It is time for us to come together…” Not so fast! – 2016 Election

“Just shut up and get over it? Don’t be a sore loser? Give the guy a chance? Stop being so negative? We must all unite now.  Grow up. Let’s hit the reset button.  We must all work together now.” WHAT?!!! Do we live in the same reality? Waking to a nightmare:  I woke up the … Continue reading “It is time for us to come together…” Not so fast! – 2016 Election

Faithful Citizenship – Proud Catholic, Proud American

In response to the article posted by the Huffington Post.  This Catholic is tired of being labeled and judged.  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/catholic-church-democrats-go-to-hell_us_581c1493e4b0d9ce6fbb1c3d? Faithful Citizenship: The "common good" is important and is outlined in the document on "Faithful Citizenship."    If the church does not want to lose its tax exempt status, each diocese should put a stop to this nonsense. … Continue reading Faithful Citizenship – Proud Catholic, Proud American

OpEd: “Anti-Abortion Extremism: The Effects of the Radicalization of the Pro-Life Message”

OpEd: “Anti-Abortion Extremism:  The Effects of the Radicalization of the Pro-Life Message” C. Dianne Phillips, Sciencegranny, July 7th, 2015 I wrote a response to an Al Jazeera article published earlier this week, associating domestic terrorism and the pro-life movement in America. The article Anti-Abortion Extremists Are DomesticTerrorists, discussed how the radicalized few, who have murdered and use … Continue reading OpEd: “Anti-Abortion Extremism: The Effects of the Radicalization of the Pro-Life Message”

Liberation Theology, Archbishop Romero, “We will never forget.”  

Archbishop Romero - "I have frequently been threatened with death. I must say that, as a Christian, I do not believe in death but in the resurrection. If they kill me, I shall rise again in the Salvadoran people. "Martyrdom is a great gift from God that I do not believe I have earned. But if God accepts the sacrifice of my life then may my blood be the seed of liberty, and a sign of the hope that will soon become a reality… A bishop will die, but the church of God – the people – will never die."

The Poverty Trap of Federal Student Loans – “Sciencegranny’s personal experience.”

Almost 60, working as a professor at a local 2Y Community College: First Contact and Hope?  While driving to work at the two-year community college where I teach, I received a phone call from a very sweet sounding young lady who said she worked with a company which was designed to help people find forgiveness … Continue reading The Poverty Trap of Federal Student Loans – “Sciencegranny’s personal experience.”