So this is interesting - Paglia rushed into the public square to cast himself as a stalwart defender of life.
I have intervened on several occasions," he continues, "it is clear that, nobody is so deaf as those who do not want to hear. Life must always be defended, loved, surrounded by affection and not just focus on technical aspects. Life should never be humiliated nor shortened. Life must always be accompanied, lovingly, within that therapeutic alliance that must never brake apart between doctors, those who are sick, their family and friends too. It’s not a good thing to entrust courts to decisions regarding complex situations before which we face the mystery of death. I was horrified in hearing that it was a court to decide, I was horrified in hearing that a person was given some “extra time”. Are we insane? Life must be accompanied and loved, the responsibility of the decision must be taken at the "collegiate" level. "
Boy, that is quite a turn around. There must have been quite a Roman row over his prolife fubar.
He goes on to say that all he was trying to do was to be careful deep truth was verified and not leave Charlie's parents alone. He was helping them.
He said he didn't have the 'details' when he made his declaration, all he wanted to do was "trigger a communication circle for the good of people. A kind of good that requires reflection, action, closeness, patience. "
He sure triggered a communication circle all right.
Here's the kicker. He said he was in favor of the Church intervening. Not just the pope but bishops and everyone in Christendom and he'd like to 'pull the plug' on abandoned elderly and all the little children killed by missiles in the Middle East.
Wow. What a compulsive liar.
Are you ready for this?:
I would like to see a movement of indignation in front of certain realities. This is the position that I firmly defend"Mission accomplished.