Reformed Perspective contributor, author, and professor Dr. Cornelis Van Dam recently did a guest appearance on the Institute for Creation Research’s In the Beginning podcast.
Then the first graph in this article will be encouraging!
George W. Bush tried to export democracy to the Middle East, seemingly seeing it as a good all in itself. But Christians need to understand that democracy only worked as well as it has because it’s been tried in countries that were largely Christian. A godless mob will elect godless rule.
While I’ve forgotten a lot of the “Science” presented during COVID, one thing that’s stuck was the many predictions of how terribly Sweden would do, since it wasn’t locking down like the rest of the world.
Now the BBC is reporting on “average death rates from March 2020 to February 2023 compared with the five years before.” The table below doesn’t count deaths attributed specifically to COVID, but instead compares all the deaths in a year to the rate at which death was happening the five years before. And by that measure Sweden did spectacularly, and better than all but one of the ten countries considered. It is, of course, an apples to oranges comparison as no two countries have the same demographics, living arrangements, and lifestyles. But it is still the very opposite of what was predicted.
“Those who advance euthanasia and doctor-assisted suicide laws… should have to demonstrate just how their arguments differ from Nazi propaganda. If they cannot or will not, it is more evidence that this movement, expanding rapidly around the world, should be stopped.”
Great satiric video showing what pro-choicers are really saying, if only we remove the varnish.