"To be actively pro-life is to contribute to the renewal of society through the promotion of the common good. It is impossible to further the common good without acknowledging and defending the right to life, upon which all the other inalienable rights of individuals are founded and from which they develop." ~ Pope John Paul II, The Gospel of Life, n.101
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Failed presidential candidate and flunkee "Catholic" Kerry is encouraging his fellow democrats in the Senate to filibuster Alito at the 11th hour in an attempt to make it appear as if he is actually doing something constructive for his pro-death constituents. He called from Switzerland -- demonstrating that hobnobbing with international politicians in Europe is much more important than attending to the affairs of this county. Of course the abortionists are all thrilled with his political move, which even "Darth Durbin" admits is doomed to failure. ("I've come to the conclusion that it is highly unlikely that a filibuster would succeed," IL Senator Durbin concedes.)
Even more ridiculous than his calling for the filibuster is his reason for rejecting Alito -- because Anne Coulter likes him. The man must be genius to come up with an idea like this.