Rachel Lynn Aldrich

Rachel is an assistant editor for WORLD Digital. Follow Rachel on Twitter @Rachel_Lynn_A.

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Abortionist under investigation for failing to report statutory rape

Abortion
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 1/21/14, 03:45 pm

An Indiana abortionist is facing criminal charges after failing to report the statutory rape of a 13-year-old patient, a Class B Misdemeanor according to Operation Rescue.

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Bucket List Books: Charles Williams' Descent into Hell

Books
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 1/18/14, 10:52 am

I am going to be completely up-front with you. I went back and forth on whether to review Charles Williams’ Descent into Hell. Frankly, it’s weird. There’s no getting around it. On the genre spectrum it lands somewhere amongst magical realism, a ghost story, and a theological treatise—it has pieces of all of them, but isn’t any of them, truly.

This book is not for the faint of heart.

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Can MTV teach teens to be responsible?

Television
by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 1/14/14, 04:10 pm

Television is often blamed for encouraging harmful ideas and habits in society. But is it possible for mainstream TV to be a force for good? A new study suggests that might be the case, according to a recent report on NPR.

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