Since late last week, a consensus has emerged: The national media has in large part ignored the trial of 72-year-old abortion provider Kermit Gosnell. Much less agreement, however, hovers over the question of why. Cameras aren’t allowed in the Gosnell courtroom, goes one theory. The details of the proceedings are too grisly for family-oriented media outlets, goes another prominent theory. Lefty media bias, goes yet another. In a HuffPost Live segment today on the issue, host Marc Lamont Hill made clear where his
Comments: There´s an 18 minute video that should be played on TV and shared around online.
The phrase "the truth shall set you free" does not apply to liberal progressives trying to keep a happy face on late term abortion. It´s more like they have their fingers crossed and praying that no one listens or reads about the trial. Their catch phrase would be "out of sight out of mind". Thanks to the internet they can no longer totally control the news. They have been forced to face some horrific facts. But they will spin it and try to put the blame on someone else. They should just be honest and say that they don´t have a problem with what happened in Philly.
When competitors get together and collude on marketing it is a national offense subject to treble damages. The MSM has admitted that as a group they decided they would not cover this story. Is there a lawyer in the L.dot crowd?
"Collusion to withhold information on a national scale"
= the entire Obama candidacy and presidency
I´m still trying to figure out how collusion with a political party to deceive the public is somehow considered legal in the US if committed by a "news" agency. Is there a law that says "news" agencies are legally exempt from indictment, no matter how corrupt? I´d like to see that text.
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Fiesta del sol, 4/17/2013 8:11:04 AM (No. 9279790)
Yesterday´s testimony was horrific. A janitor testified that after a while, he refused to unclog the toilets. The toilets and plumbing kept getting clogged with baby parts. If you got your info from Philly.com reporter you would only know that the janitor said the pipes got backed up. Pro life bloggers and reporters actually "reported" the real details.
Can´t have low info citizens hearing what late term abortion really is.
Dear Mr. Gosnell, having earned your stripes as a dependable leftie, you should cerrtainly know better. Never forget that, if you let slip the truth, once too often, those carefully garnered left-wing credentials can be instantly rescinded.
So the media who deliberately refused to cover the trial of a mass murderer who killed hundreds, if not thousands of screaming, squirming, grasping babies move directly from NOT covering the trial to introspective stories and analyses of WHY they aren´t covering it, and by doing so seem to think they have done their duty as reporters and journalists. But they are STILL NOT COVERING IT. Obtuse to the point of becoming houseplants.
People keep referring to live babies surviving a "botched" abortion. These are not botched abortions. It is easier to kill a baby after it is born than to kill it in the womb. Killing in the womb is a long, messy, hard work kind of affair. Gosnell decided to induce labor, have the child born and then kill it.
Legislation to give such babies medical attention and let them live will result in returning to killing in the womb.
If the goal of legislation is to put a healthy baby up for adoption, wouldn´t it be better to require the mother to carry the child just a little longer and THEN give it up for adoption? Or is that too practical and not expensive enough?
The Left gets a two-fer by hushing this story up; Gosnell is black and is an abortionist - black and abortions. They lose on one or both issues if this story gets wide enough exposure to outrage America.
How successful the Left will be in hushing this up for any length of time remains to be seen.
One of the reasons the Left is so hot to close down the Internet Right is so that NO venue to learn about this story is available.
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