Bob Brown

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40 Days for Life fights Christian apathy, pro-abortion hostility

Abortion
by Bob Brown
Posted 4/01/15, 08:30 am

BALTIMORE—At a rainy vigil Thursday night on a sidewalk near the Whole Women’s Health abortion center in the Fullerton community of northeast Baltimore, 40 Days for Life founder and director, David Bereit, encouraged a crowd of 45, hunkered under umbrellas, to let their waterproof glow sticks shine. Gesturing to the cars streaming by on Route 1, he reminded his soggy audience, “You don’t know who is impacted by what we’re doing.”

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DreamWorks Animation

Stay Home from latest DreamWorks movie

Movie
by Bob Brown
Posted 3/31/15, 01:47 pm

DreamWorks, the company that produced popular and critical favorites Chicken Run and Shrek, drafts an all-star squad of voice actors and graphics artists, but a lackluster playbook drives the Home team into the ground.

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Ohio House passes heartbeat law over Kasich's opposition

Abortion
by Bob Brown
Posted 3/27/15, 08:30 am

On Wednesday, the Ohio House of Representatives passed a bill that would outlaw abortion if a baby’s heartbeat can be detected. A baby’s heart begins to beat 18 to 25 days after conception, and an ultrasound can detect it after about six weeks. 

Opposition to the bill came from the usual corners but also from some pro-lifers. Senate President Keith Faber, a Republican, said although he was personally “for all the concepts in the heartbeat bill,” he doubted it would survive a court challenge, adding to precedence and further entrenching abortion in the law. 

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