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Steve Ahlquist is an award-winning journalist, writer, artist and founding member of the Humanists of Rhode Island, a non-profit group dedicated to reason, compassion, optimism, courage and action. The views expressed are his own and not necessarily those of any organization of which he is a member.

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"We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” - Elie Weisel

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor." - Desmond Tutu

"There comes a time when neutrality and laying low become dishonorable. If you’re not in revolt, you’re in cahoots. When this period and your name are mentioned, decades hence, your grandkids will look away in shame." - David Brooks

3 responses to “RI Right to Life endorsed pro-choice candidates Jabour and Lombardi”

  1. Randall Rose

    RI Right to Life isn’t as insistent on 100% prolife views as other states’ prolife groups are — probably because of the prochoice environment here. I’d be interested to see the details, though.

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  2. dubnotdubya

    Just a correction, it’s Metts, not Metz.

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  3. Providence legislators take questions on a range of subjects at WBNA Town Hall

    […] and senators about their stance on reproductive rights ( which I covered in a previous piece here) and immigration, while City Councilor Principe fielded tough questions on the Community Safety Act […]

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